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Erika Kalpakoff

18
Feb

What Size Furnace Do I Need? 6 Factors & Tips

A furnace is an important component of a comfortable, functioning house. It keeps you warm in the cold winter months and helps provide the ideal temperature for your home. There are many variables that will determine the correct size furnace you will need for your home. Factors to consider include gas or electric models, brand, and size. While you might

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13
Jan

3 Ways to Unclog a Drain: Steps & Troubleshooting Methods

There’s never a right moment for a clogged drain. In fact, it is not uncommon for clogged drains to occur when you are preparing dinner for guests, loading the dishwasher, or winding down the night with a relaxing shower. Whatever the case may be, clogged drains disrupt the comfort of your home and can be absolutely frustrating, expensive, time-consuming, and don’t

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17
Dec

What is a Furnace High-Limit Switch? Benefits & Troubleshooting

What is a High-Temperature Limit Switch? A high-temperature limit switch—also known as a fan limit switch or a limit switch—is an important piece in a furnace. Essentially, it senses the temperature of the furnace and tells the blower fan to turn on or off at the appropriate times, so that it can properly circulate air to your home. If it

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17
Dec

How to Install a Furnace Exhaust Pipe: 4 Step Guide & Tips

In chilly weather, using a furnace to keep warm is a smart move. There is more to what meets the eye when it comes to this toasty appliance. Understanding all the ins and outs of furnace exhaust pipes—also called exhaust flues—is important to keep your furnace functioning, and ultimately, to keep you warm during the cold months. How Furnace Exhaust

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23
Nov

Gas Vs Electric Furnaces: 5 Differences & How They Operate

Having a comfortable, warm home is important, especially in the colder months. When it comes to heating, the two main types of furnaces are gas and electric. It is important to consider the differences between these two types of furnaces to know which is best for your home. The main differences of gas vs. electric furnaces relate to installation requirements,

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