What’s the Cause of Those Loud Duct Noises You’re Hearing?

What’s the Cause of Those Loud Duct Noises You’re Hearing?When you hear loud duct noises, it’s a good idea to investigate the cause as soon as possible. While some noises are simply signs that your heating system is functioning properly, they can also signal problems that need to be addressed quickly for your family’s safety.  Read More »

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Smart Tips to Lower the Heating Bills in Your Idaho Home

Smart Tips to Lower the Heating Bills in Your Idaho HomeKnowing how to lower heating bills is always useful for saving a little extra money, especially in the frigid Ogden winters. But oftentimes, the most effective methods for saving aren’t obvious. Taking a moment to learn a few energy-saving tricks can help you save all winter long without sacrificing comfort. Read More »

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Maximize Your Home’s Indoor Air Quality This Winter With These Tips

Maximize Your Home’s Indoor Air Quality This Winter With These TipsMaintaining high indoor air quality (IAQ) when the weather gets cold can be difficult. While there are special considerations to be made, it’s possible to achieve great indoor air quality during the winter. Use these tips to keep you and your family breathing easier in your Layton home this winter. Read More »

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Pipes Frozen? Do You Know What to Do?

Pipes Frozen? Do You Know What to Do?Frozen pipes are a very common problem during the colder months. When the temperature drops too low, plumbing in your home’s exterior walls, attics and basement are all extremely vulnerable to freezing. There are two big problems with having frozen pipes. Read More »

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A Whole-House Humidifier Can Help Balance the Humidity in Your Home

A Whole-House Humidifier Can Help Balance the Humidity in Your HomeA whole-house humidifier can help you save more money during the winter, keeping your family healthier and more comfortable. There are a few appliances that provide these benefits. Many homeowners use tabletop humidifiers and run them until moisture drifts through the house. However, this is a slow and costly process. Read More »

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The Key to Boiler Maintenance for the Utah Winter

The Key to Boiler Maintenance for the Utah WinterYour boiler is your best friend during the winter, so make sure it performs flawlessly. Proper boiler maintenance is all about inspection, inspection and more inspection! Modern boilers are fairly easy to understand and simple to operate, but any repairs done on them should be completed by a trained, reliable service technician.   Read More »

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Condensing Furnaces and the Efficiency Factor

Condensing Furnaces and the Efficiency FactorThere are two types of gas furnaces commonly found in American homes: the conventional furnace and the newer, more efficient condensing furnace.  Read More »

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What to Do When Your Furnace Doesn’t Smell Right

What to Do When Your Furnace Doesn't Smell RightHomeowners inevitably find it alarming when unusual smells come out of their furnaces. If a furnace doesn’t smell right, it could indicate repairs are needed. Unusual smells aren’t necessarily caused by severe problems, but it’s important for homeowners to address the issue promptly. Read More »

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If You Are Thinking of Upgrading Your Furnace, Here’s What You Need to Know

If You Are Thinking of Upgrading Your Furnace, Here's What You Need to KnowWatching the temperature drop in your home on a cold night while wondering if the furnace will start can be a scary experience. You don’t want to be in an emergency situation that may lead to making a rash decision about replacing your furnace. Furnace breakdowns occur mostly during times of peak demand.  Read More »

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4 Hints That Your Heat Exchanger Is Cracked — Repair Before the Cold

4 Hints That Your Heat Exchanger Is Cracked -- Repair Before the ColdAs most homeowners know, it is important to have your heating system checked annually to ensure it’s in good working condition before the onset of colder temperatures. But what should you do if you suspect an issue between checkups? Here are 4 ways to determine whether you have a cracked heat exchange and need to call in a professional. Read More »

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