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Do-It-Yourself Furnace Maintenance

Your furnace needs the proper maintenance to keep it running efficiently and to help ensure it lasts as long as it is designed to. However, hiring a professional to clean, oil and maintain this appliance can get costly. My name is Jeff and like many of you, I live on a very tight budget. I spent a lot of time researching various type of maintenance that I could do on my furnace myself to get it the maintenance it needed at a price that I could live with. I created this website to share my knowledge and experiences with others who wish to save some money on their furnace maintenance needs. I hope this proves helpful to you.

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Top Signs That Your Furnace Is In Need Of An HVAC Technician

As a homeowner, you want to to make sure that you and your family are never without heat during the winter. To help you with this, you should learn the following signs of furnace trouble. This way, you will know when it is time to call in an HVAC technician. You Hear Something Banging Around You might hear the occasional noise coming from your furnace and this is not usually something that you have to worry about. Read More 

4 Tips For Keeping Yourself Cool In The Summer

Many people wonder what they can do to keep their house feeling cool in the warmer months without cranking up their AC. The higher your AC is turned up the more money you will spend on your utility bill each month. Luckily, you can still stay cool in your house without worrying about the AC. Here are a couple simple things you can do. 1. Uncover The Hard Floors If you have hardwood floors or tile in your house you should remove the rugs during the summer months. Read More 

Own A Furnace? 2 Common Questions About Maintenance

Many homeowners use forced air heating for their home since furnaces are extremely reliable when properly maintained. If the maintenance is underestimated, it can potentially lead to mechanical problems. Knowing the answer to 2 common questions about maintaining a furnace will help you know when your furnace needs servicing. When Will You Know If the Fan Needs To Be Serviced? Heat is distributed throughout your home by a very strong fan. Read More 

Beginner Tips For Maintaining Your Air Conditioner

If your AC isn't working as well as it used to, then you might be a little bit worried. However, this is perfectly natural, since air conditioners will lose a bit of their efficiency over time. That being said, there are some techniques and maintenance procedures that you can use to improve their output and reduce your electricity bill. Cleaning Dirty air conditioners will give you less cold air and use up more electricity than clean units. Read More 

Why A Central Air Conditioner Might Stop Getting Cold

Are you tired of restless nights due to it being hot in your house because the air conditioning system doesn't get cold enough? There may be a part that is in need of a repair, but the problem can also stem from you needing a new system installed. Below, find out why your central air conditioner does not produce cold air anymore and what you will be charged for a new system installation if it is needed. Read More