No online advice or how-to guide will ever replace a Home Comfort Advisor in your home answering your questions in person. We do want to make sure our most asked questions are accessible to our customers at any time of the day (or night in some cases). The purpose of this blog is to provide useful information that allows you to troubleshoot issues you may have with your home's Heating and Air Conditioning. Each article is written by our trained HVAC professionals so you can be assured it is accurate and useful.
Canadian winters are harsh, and nothing makes them harder to endure than a broken furnace. Most furnace problems can be avoided through regular maintenance, but that knowledge can offer little comfort when the temperature in your house drops. It is essential to give your furnace a good once-over each fall, so you can hopefully address […] READ MORE
So what is a pilot light, anyway? As a pilot guides a plane, a pilot light guides a flame: a pilot light is a small flame that is used to light larger burners in various heating appliances, such as in furnaces, gas stoves, water heaters, and drying machines. Pilot lights have evolved from the standing […] READ MORE
As furnaces vary, so do their filters. Not every filter is ideal for each furnace – or even home. However, there is a handful of filters that we find to be mainstays of the industry. There are also a few factors you should take into consideration when purchasing furnace filters. Though you may not think […] READ MORE
If your current furnace is on its last years, you might want to consider upgrading to a new furnace. At Action Furnace, we recommend high efficiency furnaces for the level of comfort they bring, the money you can save and for their potential to increase your home’s overall value. Learn more about what you can […] READ MORE
To many homeowners in Calgary and Edmonton, furnace problems can seem like an uncontrollable, unavoidable fact of life. However, at Action Furnace, we know firsthand that most major furnace issues can be prevented with proper furnace maintenance and repairs. Although it may be tempting to skip regular maintenance when your furnace seems to be working […] READ MORE