Furnace Articles

When Should You Replace Your Furnace?

November 13, 2023
When Should You Replace Your Furnace? domestic animal, cat, human foot, togetherness.

Your furnace plays the key role in keeping you warm in your Loveland home, but even with routine maintenance, it does not last forever. Nobody wants to think about replacing any major household system, but it’s generally more cost effective to be proactive in your thinking about it.

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Why Is My Furnace Leaking Water?

January 19, 2023
People stand in a puddle with rain boots. Why Is My Furnace Leaking Water?

You just discovered there is a puddle of water on the floor in front of your furnace. What does this mean?

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Should I Get an 80% or 95% Furnace?

December 16, 2022
A woman sits with a cup by a window. Should I Get an 80% or 95% Furnace?

When it comes time to replace your current standard-efficiency furnace, there are so many decisions to make.

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Heat Pump Versus Furnace

October 14, 2022
Image of three thermostats linked to various Heater/AC options. Heat Pump vs. Furnace.

Looking to install a new heater in your Fort Collins home? Your two most popular choices are a heat pump and a furnace. Each one has advantages and disadvantages when compared to the other.

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How Do I Keep My Heat During Extreme Cold Weather?

January 18, 2022
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We want to help you keep your home comfortable in these low temperatures. Follow our tips for keeping your heating system in operation.

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Why Is the Furnace Pilot Light Going Out?

October 18, 2021
Pilot Light

If you ever hear your gas furnace turn on but cannot feel any warm air from the vents inside your home, chances are the pilot light went out.

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5 Reasons to Schedule a Fall Furnace Clean and Check

September 17, 2021
Cleaning Furnace

To ensure the best results for your furnace, be sure to schedule your annual clean-and-check appointment before cold weather hits this fall.

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Why Is My Furnace Filter Soggy?

February 12, 2021
elderly couple looking over a bill

You have just inspected your air filter, only to find it is sopping wet! Thoughts begin to race through your head, and you ask yourself, Is my furnace breaking down? or Is this going to be expensive to repair? Fortunately, there is no need for panic.

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7 Furnace Maintenance Tips

November 24, 2020
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It’s understandable that maintenance tasks often fall by the wayside. Many Loveland homeowners follow the mantra of “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” Everyone is busy and many seemingly more important priorities tend to creep up every month to consume time and money.

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How Can I Make My Furnace Last Longer?

February 24, 2020
couple sitting on the couch

The average furnace lasts between 10 and 15 years. But did you know you can take steps to make it last longer? There is no shortcut or hack to increase your furnace’s longevity. In reality, the key is treating your Loveland, CO system with care and respect. With just a small amount of time and energy,…

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Is My Furnace Overheating?

February 10, 2020

Just about any electrical appliance has the potential to overheat. Furnaces are no exception. As a homeowner, you need to take precautions to lower the risk of an overheated unit. You should also be wary of the associated symptoms, so you know when to take action. Remember, if your system gets too hot, you should…

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Why Won’t My Furnace Stop Running?

January 21, 2020

Is your furnace blowing air without pause? If so, you’re probably feeling a bit concerned. First, your Loveland house most likely feels like an oven. On top of that, your utility bill will be considerably higher with your furnace constantly running. Believe it or not, this is a fairly common problem our professionals at Balance…

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