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How Long Should Your Heat Pump Last in Your Northern Michigan Home?

If you have a heat pump in your Northern Michigan home, you likely will be wondering how long your heat pump might last, and what you can do to extend its lifetime. Heat pumps are great energy-efficient heating and cooling machines that work by moving heat from one place to another. During the warmer months, heat pumps divert heat from inside your house to the outdoors. During the colder months, the opposite happens.


Learn Why and When You Should Change the Air Filter in Your Home

Regularly changing the air filter or filters in your Grand Traverse County-area home’s heating/cooling system may seem like a fairly insignificant task but it’s one that holds great importance. Experts advise that you should check your filters’ cleanliness on a monthly basis and that you should replace them when dirty if they’re the disposable type, which most are. If you’re using a reusable air filter it should still be inspected monthly and cleaned when necessary which, for both air filter types, should generally be about every two to three months at most.


Energy Star Points the Way to a More Efficient Home

If you are concerned about reducing energy costs, the best place to start is with your heating and air conditioning equipment, as almost half of your home’s energy goes into heating and cooling.


Why Is My Furnace Not Heating My Northern Michigan Home?

Winters here in Northern Michigan can be brutal, which makes a reliable heating system critical to your comfort. If you find that yours isn’t heating your home adequately, you may be able to fix the problem yourself. Try the following furnace troubleshooting tips before calling your HVAC specialist.


5 Furnace Troubleshooting Tips to Try First

If you’re experiencing furnace problems in the midst of our Northern Michigan winter, don’t panic. Many common issues have simple solutions, and don’t require a professional repair. Before you pick up the phone and call your HVAC technician, give the following furnace troubleshooting tips a try.


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