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Gas Furnace Problems? Try This Troubleshooting Guide

Gas Furnace Problems? Try This Troubleshooting GuideYour furnace will typically last among 18 to 25 years, especially if regular maintenance is performed. But during this time, you may experience some problems that can be corrected without having to call in a professional. These gas furnace problems can be attended to if you know what causes them and how to fix the issue. You don’t have to have any vast knowledge of your system, and many of these gas furnace problems won’t cost much to get them taken care of either. For example:

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Was the Furnace on Its Last Leg Last Fall? Tips for Replacing It

Was the Furnace on Its Last Leg Last Fall? Tips for Replacing ItPoor heating, higher heating bills, and strange noises are all signs of a furnace on its last leg. If you think your furnace is due for replacement, don’t wait until it breaks down completely and you have to scramble to find a replacement. Check out these tips for replacing it now.

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Fall in Northern Michigan Is Furnace Inspection Time

Fall in Northern Michigan Is Furnace Inspection TimeGrand Traverse County is mightily cold in the winter, and whether you overpay for comfort is largely a matter of how well-maintained your furnace is. An annual furnace inspection and tune-up will increase the efficiency of your system to lower your heating bills, reduce its impact on the environment and help prevent common problems during the heating season.

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Wide Array of Air Filters Is Available: Choose the Best for Your Home

Wide Array of Air Filters Is Available: Choose the Best for Your HomeYour air filter performs two very important roles in your home HVAC system: it protects the internal workings of your furnace and air conditioner from dust, dander, mold spores, and other debris which could build up and impair operation, and it boosts your indoor air quality by removing those particulates from your air supply. But with all the air filters on the market, which do you choose?

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Good Ductwork Design, and Why You Should Want It

Good Ductwork Design, and Why You Should Want ItIdeally, your Grand Traverse County home’s ductwork was designed and installed flawlessly. You enjoy the many benefits of good ductwork design, and have no pesky problems with duct air leakage, banging or rattling ducts, or rooms that are always too hot or too cold. If, however, you have ductwork difficulties, you know the value of thoughtful duct design and installation. You deserve to enjoy it, and remodeling is a great time to achieve it.

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Installing an HVAC System? In an Old House or New, These Tips Can Help

Installing an HVAC System? In an Old House or New, These Tips Can HelpMoving to a new home entails a lot of planning and consideration, and it can feel like an endless to-do list has to be checked off before you can settle in. But one item you shouldn’t neglect is an inspection of your new home’s HVAC’s system – and, potentially, installing an A/C and furnace to better suit your home’s needs.

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Learn How to Find Air Leaks in Your Home

Learn How to Find Air Leaks in Your HomeAir leaks in your Grand Traverse County home result in higher utility bills, less comfort and more wear on your HVAC systems. When outdoor air infiltrates your home during the summer and winter, your furnace or A/C must work harder to compensate, increasing energy costs and causing cold or hot spots in your home. 

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If a Furnace Replacement Is Coming Your Way, Consider These 3 Things First

If a Furnace Replacement Is Coming Your Way, Consider These 3 Things FirstReplacing your furnace is an important decision for any homeowner. Your current furnace may be too old, inefficient, or may be breaking down often. Consider these three aspects of a furnace when replacing it.

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Why Is My Furnace Not Heating My Northern Michigan Home?

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.

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Lower the Heating Bills of Your Grand Traverse County Home With a Few Tips

Lower the Heating Bills of Your Grand Traverse County Home With a Few TipsConserving energy by winterizing your home is not only good for the environment; it also will help you lower heating bills each month. There are many ways you can begin conserving energy in your home, including:

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