When signs and symptoms of furnace problems start showing, many people ignore them until it becomes more serious. In some cases, it is the homeowners themselves who unknowingly contribute to the problems. In this article, we will be discussing six ways that homeowners contribute to the failure of their heating systems.

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image of a home with a scarf as a home heating concept

Every homeowner needs to know how to perform simple furnace troubleshooting. Addressing an ailing furnace can help you avoid excessive furnace repair costs or a no-heat emergency situation in the middle of winter. This article discusses a few typical furnace troubleshooting tips for the average homeowner.

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mittens on boiler radiator

Many people depend on their residential boiler to keep their homes warm during the cold winter. In this article, we discuss some common boiler issues. We also cover tell-tale signs that indicate the need for a boiler replacement. We also discuss some of the advantages that you will receive with a boiler upgrade.

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hvac air registers

Many homeowners try to control their HVAC costs by closing air vents in unoccupied rooms. Given that the vents aren’t open, they believe that the air will redirect to the rooms with open vents. This article will talk about the different reasons why your HVAC registers need to stay open.

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propane delivery by Wilcox Energy

Even if you lease your propane tanks, switching your propane supplier requires nothing more than a phone call.  The experts at Wilcox Energy will handle the rest. Many propane companies that service the CT Shoreline, including the towns of Westbrook, Essex, Deep River, Old Saybrook, Madison, Guilford, Clinton, and Killingworth, just don’t seem to be…

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indoor air quality

Improving your indoor air quality is important because most people spend the majority of their lives indoors. Fortunately, we can do something about maintaining indoor air quality. In this article, we discuss indoor air quality, the causes of indoor air pollution, and how to improve indoor air quality inside your home.

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hvac service contract

Those who want to prevent avoidable breakdowns should have a regular maintenance schedule. This service will not cost much and it can save you a lot of money. Although there are many ways to go about this, it would be best to secure an HVAC maintenance agreement with a trusted service provider.

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gas furnace

One of the most common problems people encounter with a gas furnace is an electronic ignition failure. In this article, we will be giving you troubleshooting tips for a gas furnace ignitor. On top of that, we will advise on the right time to seek the help of an HVAC technician.

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broken thermostat

One of the components that homeowners tend to overlook is the thermostat. Thermostat problems are common, and it is an excellent place to start when dealing with a problematic HVAC system. In this article, we discuss some causes of thermostat issues. Also, we will cover some of the advantages that come with a thermostat upgrade.

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image of a home with a broken furnace

Over time, it is possible that your heating system may develop problems. Eventually, it will get to the point where you need to decide between performing a heating system repair vs. replacement. In this article, we talk about some signs that will tell you when it is time for a heating system replacement.

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