Top 5 Benefits of Energy-Efficient Heating Systems

December 18, 2020

When winter hits, it’s nice to stay warm inside with heating that works well. However, it’s not only important for the heating unit to work well; it needs to be efficient, too. It doesn’t make sense to have a unit that requires extra effort for worse results. An efficient heating system will make you warm and happy. Here are five benefits of an energy-efficient heating system. 1. Less Maintenance Every furnace requires maintenance. However, an energy-efficient heater will not need to work as hard. This means it won’t wear out as quickly as a normal model. This also means that...

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Understanding a Heat Pump’s Efficiency Claims

November 20, 2020

Finding an efficient way to heat your home is of utmost importance. After all, a typical winter in Olathe is full of many long, cold days that can leave your home quite chilly and uncomfortable. If you’re using an inefficient heat source to keep your home warm, you could find your heart sink when you receive your utility bill. That’s the main thing that makes a heat pump so intriguing. Claiming up to 300% efficiency, a heat pump almost seems too good to be true. Fortunately, the hype surrounding heat pumps matches the reality, meaning that these are a great...

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7 Reasons Why Your Furnace Is Blowing Cold Air

October 20, 2020

You rely on your furnace to keep you warm during a cold winter. Your heating system is designed to be able to run day and night. Unfortunately, your furnace may at times stop working accordingly. A unit that starts blowing cold air could leave you freezing in your own home. It is important to correctly troubleshoot your furnace failure if you’re looking for a quick turnaround. Luckily, our technicians are well-equipped with all the necessary tools needed to repair your furnace correctly. We’ll accurately identify your issue no matter the size or scope. The following are seven common problems that...

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5 Benefits of Boilers

January 20, 2020

You have several options when it comes to heating your home. You may opt to place space heaters in strategic places, to install a furnace, or to acquire a boiler. Boilers are used less often than furnaces but offer several benefits. Here are five benefits that boilers offer. 1. Long Life Span The life span of a boiler is the same as a furnace. A furnace manufactured today can last up to 15 years. So can a boiler. Electrical boilers usually last up to 10 years, while their gas counterparts last about 15 years. 2. Create Heating Zones A boiler...

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How to Avoid Furnace Repairs

January 11, 2020

If your furnace isn’t working properly, you and your family could be left shivering in your own home. Furthermore, you could spend hundreds or thousands of dollars to repair or replace malfunctioning equipment. Let’s look at a few ways to avoid the need for furnace repair this year. Keep Fan Blades and Motors Clean Fan blades and motors that are covered with dust, soot or other particles generally have to work harder to produce and distribute warm air. The harder a part has to work, the more likely it is to burn out faster than it should. Therefore, make it...

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The Pros and Cons of Space Heaters

November 21, 2019

There are a number heating options available for your home. One choice is a space heater. These small, electrical devices emit heat to help keep people comfortable during winter. There are pros and cons for using space heaters instead of other heating systems. Pro: Inexpensive One of the many reasons that people opt for space heaters instead of alternative heating options is because they are inexpensive. The machine only heats the area it’s in, so you don’t have to pay to heat other parts of your home you are not using. Pro: Easy When you purchase a space heater, all...

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Why Does My Furnace Keep Turning Off?

November 8, 2019

Furnaces cycling on and off in short time periods is a common problem that you and other homeowners experience. What is causing your furnace to keep turning off can be a simple fix or a more involved issue. Here are three common problems that can cause this to happen: 1. Restricted Airflow Your furnace depends on a good airflow to operate. If the airflow is restricted, the inside of your furnace can overheat. A safety mechanism will then activate and shut down your furnace. After the inside of your furnace cools off, it will restart and shortly shut off again...

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When Should You Replace Your Furnace?

January 15, 2019

Furnaces require more attention than any of the other appliances you use in your home. Keeping up with the maintenance that your furnace requires can be difficult for a lot of Shawnee homeowners, and many end up waiting until there are larger problems before they ever call a professional to work on their furnace. In actuality, in order to ensure that your furnace lasts as long as possible and runs efficiently throughout its lifetime, the professional heating contractors at suggest you have a furnace tune-up at least once each year. Still, even if you’re making sure your furnace gets the...

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What’s The Best Heating Option For Your Home?

July 15, 2018

Winter is fast approaching, which means you need to prepare your Kansas area home to beat the chill once more. This, of course, means you need to be sure your home is equipped with a properly working heating unit that will keep out the cold all winter long. But which heating unit should that be? You’re in luck when it comes to picking out a heating unit because there is a nice variety of options to pick from. However, that doesn’t mean the choice will be easy. After all, you need to consider all the pros and cons of each...

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It’s Heating Tune-Up Time in Kansas!

June 15, 2018

If your Kansas heating equipment hasn’t been tuned-up yet, it’s time to get it done. The temperatures are currently still comfortable, but it won’t be long until you need to turn on that furnace. A furnace or boiler is just like any other machine, it needs to be maintained. A heating tune-up prepares your equipment for the coming cold season. Here are some reasons why you should get a tune-up: Extends Furnace Life Prevents Breakdowns Achieves Better Energy Efficiency Limits Repairs Prepare Your Heater Now With A Tune-Up Did you know that heaters are at their most vulnerable after sitting...

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