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What’s That Sound Coming From My Furnace?

December 10, 2019
Woman Hears Sound From Furnace

It’s normal for your furnace to make some noise. For instance, a dull hum is to be expected. However, louder noises might spell trouble for your heating unit’s components. Remember to turn off your furnace if it makes any alarming sounds and leave the repair job to a professional. To help you, our All City…

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7 Furnace Maintenance Tips

October 21, 2019
A cup of tea in front of a window with autumn view. 7 furnace maintenance tips.

It’s understandable that maintenance tasks often fall by the wayside. Many Mint Hill homeowners follow the mantra of “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” Everyone is busy and many seemingly more important priorities tend to creep up every month to consume time and money. However, the last thing you want to worry about when…

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When Do I Know It’s Time to Buy a New Furnace?

September 17, 2019
A furnace ventilation tube. When do I know it's time to buy a new furnace?

It’s easy to moan when you decide that a major appliance or home system needs replacing. After all, these are expensive investments and probably not your favorite way to spend your hard-earned money. Unfortunately, there’s often not a clear-cut message, short of an appliance completely breaking down, that definitively indicates it’s time to buy a…

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When to Replace Your Furnace

January 15, 2019
Young couple making a decision with computer open and papers in front of them

Furnaces are far from immortal. If you take good care of it, your furnace will last considerably longer than a neglected one, but, unfortunately, it still will not last forever. Here are some signs you might want to start looking for a replacement furnace: It’s Old. Furnaces generally last 15 to 20 years.  Afterwards, they…

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Anatomy of a Furnace

November 30, 2018
Solid fuel boiler 3D rendered image in white.

Anatomy of a Furnace Furnaces keep you warm and cleanse the air you breathe. Whether you know it or not, they’re a big part of your life. But have you ever asked yourself, “How does my furnace work?” If so, lucky for you, here’s a quick rundown of what happens when your furnace is on.…

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Why Isn’t My Furnace Heating My Whole Home?

October 15, 2018
Young ill man drinking hot tea at home watching tv.

Why Isn’t My Furnace Heating My Whole Home? If the heat that your furnace produces seems “spotty” to you, you’re not alone. Many homes have varied conditions from room to room that can cause inconsistent heating or cooling. On cold days, this can be a nuisance. For example, you may be confined to only a…

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Why Is My Furnace Blowing Cold Air?

October 3, 2018
girl in a white hat and blue vest standing with a mug of tea.

Why Is My Furnace Blowing Cold Air? Did you finally turn your furnace on this winter only to have cold air blowing out of your vents? Did your furnace stop working just when you started to need it most? There are a few reasons that your furnace may be blowing cold air and there a…

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