Furnace Will Not Turn On With Thermostat

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When people feel cold indoors, they rush to the thermostat for comfort. Pressing a few buttons should turn the furnace on and start a heating cycle. Soon, warm air should flood the home and provide relief. However, some might encounter problems such as a furnace that will not turn on with the thermostat.

Furnace Not Turning On Automatically

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It is never fun when the furnace fails in the middle of winter. Not only is this extremely uncomfortable, but also inconvenient. There are also safety concerns, especially in the peak of the season. If your furnace seems to be giving up on you, don’t despair. This article discusses how to troubleshoot your furnace.

Furnace Making A High-Pitched Noise

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A high-pitched noise coming from your furnace is not a normal occurrence. However, it is likely a warning about a problem with the unit. If this is a current problem with your system, you will need to address it right away. This post shares a closer look at what causes it.

Furnace Turns On But No Heat


When the outside temperatures plummet, you can turn on your furnace and the indoor air will heat up. This system is reliable and it usually works like a charm, but what happens when it doesn’t? What if you turn your furnace on and no warm air comes rushing out of your vents?

Furnace Making Noise

A furnace that is making loud, unusual noises is definitely a cause for concern. Furnaces can make noise for a number of reasons. As a homeowner, it is vital that you understand the cause so that you are knowledgeable on how to handle the situation. Keep in mind that although you can fix some of … Read more

Furnace Blows Cold Air

When the cold winter season is dishing blowing icy, frigid wind and excruciatingly low temperatures, you expect to have a comfortable and warm space in your home. The last thing you want is a cold house because your furnace is blowing cold air instead of hot air! Even if you have a relatively new furnace, … Read more

Air Filters and HVAC

Regardless of how advanced and sophisticated HVAC systems have become in the past couple of decades, the reality is that they still operate under the same concept. There might be more than a handful of ways in producing an ideal and comfortable indoor environment, but majority of these systems need an air filter to work … Read more

Importance of Duct Cleaning

Every person who buys and installs a new HVAC system at home gets a constant reminder from the supplier or manufacturer about duct cleaning. There always seems to be an emphasis on making sure that the home’s ductwork is regularly inspected and maintained. But as someone who isn’t an expert in heating and cooling systems, … Read more

Safety Tips for Natural Gas

Millions of Americans use natural gas as their primary fuel source for heating their homes and other purposes. There are more than a handful of good reasons why natural gas is popular, but the most notable of all is the fact that gas-powered equipment is energy-efficient. Whether you use it for your on-demand water heater, … Read more