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10 Frequently Asked Questions About Furnaces

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10 Frequently Asked Questions About Furnaces

Whether you are a brand new homeowner, a current renter, or have owned a home before, chances are you’ve had to deal with your furnace at least a couple of times in your life. Furnaces are what keep you toasty during brutal and bone-chilling Canadian winters and knowing how your furnace operates, it’s components, as […]

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How Does a Furnace Work?

When people say “furnace” what they are typically referring to is the system in place that heats their home.  While your furnace is likely sitting down in your utility room (commonly called a “furnace room”), know that the system that heats your home is actually a combination of appliances that work in conjunction with one […]

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Basic Furnace Maintenance

Like anything mechanical, your furnace requires regular maintenance in order to ensure that it is operating safely and efficiently. Thankfully, your furnace is designed to operate trouble-free and for long periods of time with minimal oversight. However, your furnace should undergo basic maintenance at least once per year. Many manufacturers specify that the warranty is […]

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Top 10 Causes Of Furnace Failure

When the snow is blowing and your furnace gives out, knowing that the failure was likely preventable is a bit of a “cold comfort”. The best way to prevent furnace failure and subsequent freezing is by routinely checking your furnace before the cold season hits each year. If you’ve encountered a furnace problem regardless, look […]

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Common Furnace Industry Terms and Phrases

The HVAC industry (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning), like any specialized industry, has a vocabulary that you may not be familiar with unless you have experience with HVAC. Learning common furnace industry terms, phrases and acronyms will help you properly communicate your needs to an HVAC technician as well as better understand the literature that […]

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