Residential Heating and Air Conditioning Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Furnace Maintenance’

Do You Often Forget to Change the Furnace Filter? Here’s Why It’s a Super Important Job!

Monday, November 20th, 2023

You need to change the furnace filter regularly during the winter, every 1-3 months depending on the strength of the filter. This is an important job but people often forget to do it in the middle of a busy season when they’ve got so much else occupying their minds. We wrote this post because we want you to know why changing the filter is extremely important—and maybe we’ll help you remember it in the future.

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How Do I Know If My Furnace Is Up to Code?

Monday, February 20th, 2023

The fact that your furnace is running doesn’t necessarily mean it is safe. This is why a furnace code exists, to provide a standard that furnace heaters need to meet in order to be considered safe and effective without being inefficient.

If you aren’t a trained HVAC professional, then you likely aren’t familiar with the ins and outs of the codes for your furnace. Those codes are important to your safety. Scheduling furnace maintenance in Eden Prairie, MN means having a professional come to your home to check things out and make sure they’re up to code.

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“How Do I Prepare My Furnace for Winter?”

Monday, October 24th, 2022

Winter may still seem like it’s a ways off, but with temperatures already dropping this fall, it’s clear that the best time to prepare for the chillier season is now.

If you have a furnace to keep you warm, then you already are one step ahead of the game. Furnaces are powerful, efficient, and most importantly, when well taken care of, safe.

When we talk about a “well taken care of” furnace, we’re talking about one that is regularly maintained and tuned up by a trained and experienced technician, like one of the members of our team. Sure, there are some basic maintenance tasks you can do on your own (which we’ll cover below), but if you want your furnace to be in the best possible shape, then you should call on our team for professional maintenance! This service is truly the best way to prepare your furnace for winter.

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Is Furnace Maintenance Necessary in Minnesota?

Monday, October 4th, 2021

Inside a gas furnace. Focus = the top of the middle flange. 12MP camera.

Winter is right around the corner and we’re sure that you’re wondering about furnace maintenance. Furnace maintenance is something that we think is a necessary part of preparing your home for cold weather. If you’re on the fence about it, we think that it’s something that you should go for. 

Although we’re professionals, we don’t expect you to just take our word on this. We want you to have the facts to back this. That’s what we’re going to get into in our blog today. Let’s discuss why you should get your furnace checked every single year.

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