How Does a Heat Pump Work?

Heat Pumps can offer significant advantages over standard heating and cooling systems – but how exactly do they work? And, is a heat pump the right choice for your home or commercial building?Ask a group of individuals what they feel is the greatest invention in the last couple hundred years and you’ll likely get a ... Read more »

How to Clean a Furnace: Best Practices and Safety Tips

As a new homeowner, maintaining a furnace can sound daunting and unrealistic without professional help. Fortunately, people have been perfecting central heating systems since Ancient Rome, and the modern furnace is not only efficient and safe, but easy to maintain.To keep your furnace operating at its best, change or clean the furnace filter before the ... Read more »

How Often Should You Change Your Furnace Air Filter?

If you’re simply after a quick and easy answer to when to replace your filter, then skip straight to the “Basic Guidelines for Replacing a Filter” section below.   dirty filter image courtesy of sdinspect.com “I only change my furnace filter when it looks dirty.” Although this is a common assumption of how to know ... Read more »