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Should I Buy an Oil or Natural Gas Furnace?

A furnace is an integral part of any home, helping keep you and your family cozy in the colder parts of the year. When those autumn months roll around and that familiar chill sets in, every homeowner asks themselves the same question: what’s the best way to keep my house warm? Before you get sucked into questions about models and brands, the first thing you should decide is what you want fueling the system. More often than not, that’s going to come down to a question between oil or natural gas. There are plenty of options on the market, but […]

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Carbon Monoxide 101: What You Need to Know if You Have a Furnace

It’s no secret that carbon monoxide (CO) is dangerous. That’s why it’s highly recommended that each and every homeowner has a working carbon monoxide alarm. Just like a fire alarm, carbon monoxide alarms save lives. Carbon monoxide is produced anytime something burns, such as wood, gasoline, coal, natural gas, or kerosene. So, unless the air is properly filtered out, it builds up to a dangerous level. When you purchase a new furnace, the system is designed so that the furnace burners are contained in the systems heat exchanger. Then, the gas is sent through the flue vent and transported safely out […]

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