Things You Should Know Before You Replace Your Furnace

A new furnace is a big investment, and it's one that can impact your comfort and energy bills well into the future. Before you replace your furnace, you need to know that you're making a wise and informed choice. Here are some key considerations that can help make your decision easier: Make Sure … [Read more...]

Modulating Furnaces: Benefits for Your Home

If you're in the market for a new heating system, your best bet, if you can afford it, is a high-efficiency modulating furnace. These models consume fuel and electricity much more efficiently than their standard-efficiency single-stage brethren, and provide better comfort as well. Find out why … [Read more...]

What Does the Odor Coming From the Furnace Mean?

Furnaces are workhorse HVAC units that keep your Indianapolis home warm and cozy during the heating months. While furnaces will make noises common to their function, such as the sound of airflow from the vents or the blower motor, they shouldn't create any odors. So, if you detect a furnace smell … [Read more...]

Replacing Your Furnace Motor: Deciding on ECM or PSC

Whether you are installing a new furnace in your Indianapolis home, or are simply performing a furnace motor replacement, you may be offered a choice between an ECM or a PSC motor. There are several differences between the two, and your choice may have a significant impact on your furnace's overall … [Read more...]

Check Your Furnace This Winter

Freezing temperatures will have you putting the heat on in your Indianapolis home soon enough. Before this frigid weather arrives, make sure your furnace will be able to handle it. The following tips can help you prepare your home heating system for winter. Get a New Filter If you haven’t checked … [Read more...]

Reduce the Load on Your Furnace and Save Money

One of the most straightforward ways of saving energy (and money) in your home is to reduce the heating load on the furnace. This simply means taking steps so your central heating system doesn't have to work so hard. The bonus of reducing your home's heating load is that most of these steps will … [Read more...]

Consider These Things Before Installing a Furnace

If you want your upcoming furnace installation to go well, you'll want to remember some important guidelines about choosing a furnace. This is a major investment, and as a result, you'll need to take into account energy efficiency, the fuel source, sizing and available features. Here's why: Fuel … [Read more...]

Here’s How to Troubleshoot Common Furnace Issues

It can be puzzling and frustrating when your heating system is working as it should one minute, and then suddenly it's not. Before your home becomes frigid cold, use these troubleshooting tips for common furnace problems. Thermostat and Power To begin with, furnaces need a signal from the … [Read more...]

Benefits of Investing in a Variable-Speed Furnace this Winter

To stay warm in Indianapolis' subzero winter temperatures without breaking the bank, you need a furnace that can handle your heating demands efficiently. A variable-speed furnace can both improve your comfort and cut your heating bills. How a Variable-Speed Furnace Works Older furnaces, known … [Read more...]

What Should You Consider When Purchasing a New Furnace?

Purchasing a new furnace can be an intimidating process. Like with any large appliance, a significant amount of research and planning should be done prior to making a decision. Furnaces are equipped with many different features, so it's important to understand characteristics such as performance, … [Read more...]