Do you have a gas furnace that is not starting? The likely problem is a dirty thermocouple. The thermocouple is essentially a safety mechanism that helps monitor the furnace's pilot light. The thermocouple opens the furnace's gas valve once the thermocouple is heated to the proper temperature to burn fuel. If the thermocouple is covered with dirt, it will never open the gas valve and the furnace will not start. Here are some tips for cleaning and testing this crucial part of your furnace.
28 July 2019
It is very important to make sure that you are well aware of when it's time for some repairs to be made on your commercial air conditioning system. This way, you will know when it is time to call so the proper repairs can be made to the system. To help you spot these problems, here are some issues that should raise a red flag for your commercial AC system.
25 June 2019
Soon, you will be turning the heat off, which has worked hard to keep your home warm during the winter months. When the spring months arrive, the heating system in your home may be showing signs of wear and tear, and not heating your home like it did when you turned it on during the fall. Some of these problems may be easier to repair now, before you turn it off and start using the AC this summer:
19 May 2019
If you have recently replaced your furnace, you're likely wondering what you can do to keep the unit in great shape. After all, you just spent a lot of money on this household appliance, and you want to prevent this from needing to be done again any time soon. Here are some tips for caring for your new furnace. Get Annual Inspections Many homeowners have the attitude of if it is not broken then there is no need to fix it.
10 April 2019
What is it with people who have maintenance on their air conditioners twice a year? Fall is good enough for maintenance, right? Actually, considering the harsh winter that most of the states have experienced this year, spring maintenance following fall maintenance is not such a bad idea. Here is why. You Prepared the Air Conditioner for Winter, Not for the Arctic If you think about it, most air conditioning systems can survive a standard winter.
23 February 2019
The furnace is arguably one of the most important appliances within your home. Your furnace helps to ensure the comfort and safety of your family when outdoor temperatures dip too low. It can be easy to take a furnace for granted, since these appliances operate out of sight. Failing to maintain your heating system could compromise the comfort of your home. Be sure that you are investing in regular maintenance for your furnace this winter.
15 January 2019