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How Do You Convert an Electric Furnace to Gas?

There are plenty of reasons to make the switch from electric heating to gas. For most homeowners, the cost differences alone are enough to ensure they never look back. Gas is simply a good deal cheaper than electricity, provided you have access to it. There are other benefits as well. Gas heating is a lot more efficient than electric heating, meaning it’s easier to get your home warmed up to your desired temperature. In extremely cold climates, where the temperature regularly gets to below freezing, gas heating may indeed be your only option because it gets much hotter faster than […]

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What Are My HVAC Options in My All-electric home?

You may think that having an all-electric home limits your options when it comes to heating and cooling. It’s true that most HVAC systems require some type of oil or gas to run, but not all of them do. An all-electric home still has options to make sure your HVAC unit will heat and cool it efficiently. It’s just a matter of knowing what to get. An all-electric home can be a cleaner choice for the environment, with its lack of gas and oil use. And if you’re already on that path with an all-electric home, then having the appropriate […]

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Why Is Electric Heat So Expensive Compared to Other Fuels?

There are plenty of ways to heat your home, and each one comes with its own distinct advantages—as well as downsides. These days, more and more homes are heated with electricity. However, many homeowners find this method to be too pricey. Why, exactly, is electric heat so expensive compared to other methods? In this article, we’ll look at the cost of electric heating versus other methods, as well as the other risks and benefits that go along with the various ways of producing heat in a building. The Benefits of Electric Electric heating is popular for a number of reasons, […]

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How Do I Decide Between a Gas or Electric Furnace?

Whether you need a new or replacement heating system, choosing a furnace can be quite overwhelming. Especially since there are more options now than ever before. There isn’t necessarily one ideal furnace that will suit every person and every home. Instead, you should consider your individual needs and find the one that suits you and your home the best. With that in mind, one of the biggest questions asked when buying a new furnace is how to decide on gas or electric. Read on below for some expert tips on how to choose the right system for you. Consider Where […]

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What Type of Furnace Do I Have?

Do you know what heating system you have in your home? Some people may think it’s not necessary to be aware of this, at least not until there’s a problem. Also, furnaces are typically found in closets, basements, crawl spaces, or attics, which are areas that can easily be ignored. However, knowing what type of furnace you have can actually benefit you in the long run. Most homes rely on furnaces for their heat, and keep in mind that there are more types of furnaces than you may have realized. When you know what type of furnace you have, you’ll […]

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What Are the Benefits of an ENERGY STAR®–Rated Electric Furnace?

There are many energy-efficient appliances on the market these days. But if your furnace is nearing the end of its life span, odds are you’ve probably never purchased an ENERGY STAR®–rated electric furnace. After all, furnaces can last decades, and the ENERGY STAR® label has only been around since 1992. So if you’ve never purchased an ENERGY STAR® furnace, you may be wondering whether it’s a worthwhile investment. ENERGY STAR®–rated appliances operate at optimal efficiency, and electric furnaces are no exception. Entek not only carries these high-efficiency electric furnaces, we also offer them at affordable prices. From comfort to cost […]

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5 Tips for Choosing the Best Electric Furnace for Your Home

If your energy bills are skyrocketing or your home doesn’t heat up as quickly as it used to, it may be time to consider updating your heating system. Entek specializes in providing the right heating solutions for homeowners like you. Our high-efficiency furnaces reduce energy use while increasing indoor comfort. We offer both mobile home gas and electric furnace models. If you don’t have access to natural gas, then an electric furnace model may be the better option for you. If that’s the case, here are five tips for finding the best electric furnace for your home. Select an Energy-Efficient […]

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Electric Furnace vs Gas Furnace: What You Need to Know

So you’ve decided you want to upgrade your furnace? If you’re anything like us, you’ll want to make sure you make a wise investment. Upgrading to an energy efficient furnace could save you a significant amount in energy costs. Newer, energy efficient furnaces often use up to 30% less fuel and energy than their older counterparts. But you might be wondering whether you should invest in an electric or gas furnace. Well, you’ve come to the right place. At Entek, we offer energy efficient furnaces, including mobile home gas and electric furnace models. We’ll discuss each type so you can […]

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Which is Best? Electric Furnace or Gas Furnace

There are many factors you should take into account when deciding on electric furnace vs. gas furnace. There’s cost, effectiveness, durability and more. Also, there’s safety, how long the unit will last and the effect that installation will have on your home and the inhabitants. In many cases, furnace selection is largely dependent on fuel availability. Natural gas is the most popular fuel, but the required piping infrastructure is not available in all areas of the country. In these instances, homeowners are limited to propane, fuel oil or electric furnaces. Both oil and propane require fuel storage tanks that are […]

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