furnace repair

Furnace Not Working? Try This Before Calling the Pros

Furnace Not Working? Try This Before Calling the Pros - Service Champions

It’s cold out, which is when many homeowners realize just how important regular furnace maintenance is. Fortunately, there are ways to get your furnace back up and running again before calling the pros. If you suspect a problem, however, don’t attempt a DIY furnace repair. You could harm yourself or others and void any warranties you may

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When to Call for Heating Repair

When to Call for Heating Repair - Service Champions

Nobody likes the thought of having to call a professional for heating repairs. However, it’s always a good idea to call your heating contractor whenever you suspect that something is wrong. Contacting a professional when you first detect a heating issue helps it from developing into a costlier repair, but it may also save you

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Furnace Safety Switches Save Lives (And Shut Down Furnaces)

Three Furnace Safety Switches

Furnaces are remarkable pieces of equipment. If you want heat, you simply set the thermostat to “heat,” push the dial to the desired temperature, and voila! There’s warm air flowing throughout the home. When you set the thermostat to heat, an electric signal is sent to your furnace’s control circuit, which turns on the ignition

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Should I Replace or Repair my Furnace?

Should I Replace or Repair my Furnace

As the winter season rolls on we rely on a combination of forced-air heating, space heaters, and fireplaces to warm our homes.  For many homeowners, a forced-air furnace comes with the home, or is replaced once over the total time the home is owned.  Few people need to replace the furnace in their home more

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5 Home Heating Mistakes | How NOT to Heat Your Home

HVAC heating/cooling vent register on wall

Heating your home is your largest energy expense, “making up about 42% of your utility bill” (U.S. Dept. of Energy). Unfortunately, the same heating mistakes get made over and over again. While there are many things you can do to restore heat and improve the energy efficiency of your heating system, there are also a

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Prepping Your Home Before Leaving for Vacation

  The vacation you have been planning for 2 months is right around the corner and you can’t wait to leave. While your excitement is understandable, you don’t want to come back to a robbed or a damaged house. Preparing your house for your upcoming vacation is as important as checking your tickets before stepping

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