How to Run Your Heater Efficiently

Monday, January 1st, 2018

green-home-energySometimes, the only way to get better efficiency from a heating system is to replace it. Most furnaces only last about 10-15 years, while boilers can last a few years longer. Before your heater gives out for good, though, you might notice efficiency dropping. It may seem normal that a system drops in performance levels with time, but a well-installed system should be able to keep up about 95% of its original efficiency levels when properly maintained.

Keep your bills low without losing any of the performance you expect from your heater. Follow our tips and you may notice your bills drop as soon as next month!

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Why Is My Heating System Making Noise?

Monday, February 29th, 2016

With plenty of cold weather still ahead of us in Minnetonka, MN, your heating system is likely getting quite the workout. Perhaps you’ve even heard some noise coming from it. It’s important to not assume that the noise is due to how much you’re using the system. Some noises are indicative of fairly minor repair needs, while others could be signs of more serious problems. Read on to discover what different heating system noises mean.

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Your Heating System Needs Service Fast

Monday, February 15th, 2016

Your heating system is not performing as you’d like it to be, but you still get enough heat to stay comfortable (maybe with the help of a blanket or a portable heater). You want the heater to run smoothly, but you don’t want to pay for service now if repairs can wait.

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