A residential boiler is a sturdy, reliable unit that typically lasts at least 15 years with proper system maintenance. This doesn’t mean, however, that a boiler will never present any issues over that long time span. Some boiler problems are minor events that can be resolved with a simple adjustment or component replacement. Others may […]
Boilers are potentially volatile pieces of HVAC equipment that can cause serious problems if they malfunction. If you’ve noticed loud or unusual banging and rattling noises coming from your residential boiler, it’s important to take action.
Your boiler likely isn’t at the top of your mind very often. You want it to work when you need it, and to be ready to work when you don’t. It’s a fairly simple expectation that homeowners have with their heating system. When that expectation is dashed, it can result in an expensive and uncomfortable headache. […]
Winter is on the way, and it’s just about time to fire up that boiler to ward off the winter chill. Before you do, though, it’s critical to make sure your boiler is ready to get back to work. These boiler maintenance tips should help boost efficiency and potentially head off any mechanical disasters during the […]
Forced air heating or furnace refers to a system that heats a home by drawing air through ductwork, forcing it through a filter and furnace (or boiler or heat pump air handler), and then recirculating the air back into the home’s rooms through different ducts. While the terms forced air and central air are often used […]
Does your home’s old boiler system seem to be struggling to get the job done? Because you can’t afford to have your heating system break down in the middle of a cold snap, you may want to consider buying a new boiler now. By adhering to this simple guide, you can select the right boiler for […]
Though the majority of houses today are equipped with furnaces, the usage of boilers is still quite prevalent in older homes across Ohio. Many homeowners who use boilers try to eke out a few more years through retrofitting to increase efficiency. If you’re concerned that your boiler might not make it through this winter, you’ll […]