Entries by Berico

Why is My Furnace Blowing Cold Air?

Your furnace is supposed to heat your home in cold weather, keeping you toasty warm on even the coldest of days. So why is it suddenly blowing cold air? If this happens to you, it can be puzzling, frustrating, and very uncomfortable. There are many different causes for this, most of which require heating repair…

Why is My Furnace Leaking?

Uh oh. There’s water puddled around your furnace. You’re thinking, “This can’t be good.” There are a few possible causes for a leaky furnace from normal wear and tear to faulty installation. Some of the causes can be easily repaired. Others may mean you need a new furnace. Before you worry too much or start…

The Best Time to Buy Propane in 2017

Does your household run on propane? Propane can fuel many appliances in your home from your furnace to your hot water heater to your clothing dryer. If you use propane, you will need your tank refilled from time to time. Wondering when is the best time of year to buy propane in Greensboro, NC? That…

Why Does My Furnace Run Constantly?

Does your furnace seem to be on more than it’s off? Are you beginning to wonder if there’s a problem? You’re probably right. Your furnace should not be constantly running. It’s a definite sign of a system malfunction and there are few common causes for this. If it seems like your furnace never turns off,…

Steps to Follow Before you Turn On your Furnace

As fall approaches it’s time to start thinking about the condition of your furnace. It’s important to take the necessary steps to prepare your furnace for cold weather before the first chilly night. Don’t wait until it gets cold to change your thermostat to heat just to find out that it won’t come on or…

Best Ways to Prepare for a Warm Fall—it’s Coming

Meteorologists are predicting a warmer than usual fall for the east coast this year. You can expect to feel summer-like temperatures through September and into October, with higher than normal temperatures through November as well. What does this mean for household heating and cooling? It’s likely your air conditioner will be running for a greater…

Finding a Propane Tank Leak

Do you have reason to believe your propane tank may be leaking? The most typical sign of a possible leak is the smell. Propane has an odor that has been described as “rotten egg, skunk, or dead animal.” This odor is added to the propane (which is typically odorless) for safety reasons so that you…

Converting from Electric to Propane Heat

“I want to pay more to heat my house this winter,” said no one ever. With energy costs at an all-time high, many homeowners are looking for ways to save on home heating. Before you give up and move closer to the equator, consider some alternative options to save on energy costs this winter. If…

Main Reasons your Home Air Conditioner is Frozen

So you’ve started seeing ice forming on your air conditioning unit. You’re wondering how it’s possible for it to freeze in the scorching heat of summer. This is actually quite common and there are a few potential causes to explore. The good news is that this problem can be fixed by a specialist in heating…