Categories for Heating Services

Electric Heaters vs. Gas Heaters: A Comparison

December 22, 2021

You have two options when it comes to purchasing a new heater: gas or electric. Choosing between gas heaters and electric ones isn’t always easy, but there are a few categories to look at that’ll help determine which one is best for you. This post will cover what you need to know about the installation, cost, lifespan, maintenance requirements and safety precautions for both gas and electric units. Installation The first thing to consider is the installation process for getting a new heater. Gas heaters have a more in-depth installation process, and your home may even need to be upgraded... View Article

A Brief Guide to Prepping Your Furnace for Fall

September 7, 2021

As the days get shorter and the summer heat starts to wane, you’ll likely find yourself turning off the air conditioning and enjoying the cooler temperatures of fall. While the condition of your furnace may be the last thing on your mind, you shouldn’t wait until cold temperatures arrive to give your heater some attention—it could save you money and some major inconvenience if the temperature drops and you find your furnace isn’t working. Following some simple furnace maintenance tips will give you peace of mind that your heater’s good to go whenever you need it. Here’s how to prepare... View Article

Common Signs of Furnace Failure

January 13, 2021

Have you been experiencing some furnace difficulties lately? It’s important to pay attention to the warning signs as they happen so you know when to call in a professional to make the necessary tune-ups and furnace repairs in New Orleans, LA. Here’s a quick overview of some of the most common signs of furnace failure that should prompt you to take action: Big increases in utility bills: Pay attention to how much money you’re paying each month for your utilities. There are a lot of potential furnace problems that could cause some inefficiency with its operation, resulting in higher energy... View Article

What Are Three Ways You Can Tell if Your Heater Is Energy Efficient?

November 18, 2020

Is your heater energy efficient? With winter right around the corner, the last thing anyone needs is to check the mail only to find a surprisingly high energy bill—but if you haven’t been keeping up on your heater maintenance in New Orleans, LA, you might be in for an unpleasant surprise. Rather than wait for your first heating bill to arrive, there are three ways you can tell if your heater is already running efficiently: How old is your heater? One of the biggest factors in efficiency is how old your heater is. Typically, they last about 15 to 20... View Article

Why Annual Furnace Tune-Ups Are Necessary

November 4, 2020

Like any appliance, your furnace needs regular maintenance to run properly. Many clients ask whether it’s really necessary to have it checked out each year. The answer is yes—scheduling annual furnace maintenance in New Orleans, LA helps ensure your furnace is running properly and will provide you with continuous heat during the winter. Not only will an annual tune-up help keep your furnace running smoothly, it will also catch potentially dangerous fire hazards. Make sure to book your appointment with your favorite local HVAC contractor today, and rest easy knowing your family and home are protected. Here are the top... View Article

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