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What Are The Different Types Of Heating Systems?

Many households in the U.S. use a central furnace to generate and distribute heat, and these furnaces may be powered by natural gas or electricity. There are alternatives, too, like heat pumps and boilers. Which option makes the most sense for a home depends on a few factors, like the surrounding climate, the home’s layout and other priorities, like cost and safety. Read more

What Is The Difference Between Gas And Electric Furnaces?

Gas furnaces produce heat by combusting fuel and electric furnaces produce heat with a metal or ceramic element. For the most part, they both do their job the same way, but there are significant differences in cost, safety and efficiency. The choice between gas and electric is often a geographical one, as gas is generally recommended for colder climates while electric makes more sense in a warmer one. Read more

How Can Heater Maintenance Protect Against Carbon Monoxide Poisoning?

Poorly installed or maintained gas heaters may leak carbon monoxide, as the odorless and colorless gas is released during combustion. With regular HVAC inspections and properly installed detectors, homeowners can protect their family against carbon monoxide poisoning. Read more

What Is The Purpose Of An Evaporator Coil?

The evaporator coil is a major component in the refrigeration cycle, responsible for absorbing heat from a surrounding medium and cooling the air. This is the part of the air conditioner that most people think of first because it’s the part of the system that feels cold to the touch. It’s also the part of the system that ices over when there are issues with airflow, so the evaporator comes up a lot in HVAC conversations. Read more

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