G & S Heating Cooling & Electric Blog: Archive for the ‘Heating’ Category

What’s the Deal with Maintenance Plans?

Monday, February 10th, 2020

thumbs-upIf you are a regular on our website, or even a customer of ours, you might have heard us talking about our maintenance program at some point or another, and you might be wondering why.

Signing up for a maintenance program, like ours, is a great way to get the most out of your heating system, whatever it may be. In fact, there are many, many benefits of signing up and below, we have outlined a number of them for you. Please call our offices to find out more details.

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Don’t Forget About Your Furnace’s Air Filter!

Monday, January 27th, 2020

Our guess is that you probably haven’t thought much about your furnace since you turned it on. If things seem fine, why worry about it, right? Well, we’re here to tell you that you should be thinking about your furnace, at least a little bit. Keeping your furnace running smoothly depends on YOU remembering to change out its air filter regularly.

Your HVAC system’s air filter plays a huge role in overall efficiency and operation, so it’s important to tend to it. In fact, there are plenty of reasons not to forget to swap out your air filter. Below we have outlined several.

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Be On the Lookout For These Unique Ductless Repairs

Monday, January 13th, 2020

If you own a ductless system, consider yourself lucky! Not only are these systems highly efficient and effective, but they also take up very little space and have the ability to provide year-round comfort with just the flip of a switch! Pretty neat, huh?

But unfortunately, no matter how great your ductless system is, eventually it is going to require repairs. In fact, ductless systems come with their own set of unique repair needs, and below, we have outlined a few of them for you.

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Goldilocks and the Three… Furnaces?

Monday, December 30th, 2019

We all know the story of Goldilocks and the Three Bears, but have you heard the tale of Goldilocks and the Three Furnaces? Yeah, we didn’t think so, which is why we are here to tell you all about it.

See, when it comes to your furnace, size really does matter, and below, we’ll explain why. All you have to do is keep reading to find out more (oh, and as always, remember to schedule your heating services in Everett, WA with us!)

Okay, now back to the story …

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Treat Yourself to a New Thermostat This Holiday Season!

Monday, November 18th, 2019

temperature-just-rightWhat goes together better than turkey and stuffing (or, for our vegans, Tofurkey and cranberry sauce)? Hmm … your heater and a brand new thermostat, of course!

Upgrading your thermostat is a great way to keep your home warm and toasty all winter long … without sacrificing efficiency. See, today’s smart thermostats are capable of so much more than just setting a comfortable temperature.

In case you are not yet convinced, we have listed just some of the many benefits of making the switch to a smart thermostat below. Call our team for all things heating in Marysville, WA.)

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F is for Fall … and Furnace Repairs!

Monday, November 4th, 2019

If you are the proud owner of a furnace, then you know how truly great these systems are–they are efficient, effective, and reliable. But unfortunately, no matter how well your furnace runs, eventually it is going to require repairs (but, that’s why we are here).

There are a number of signs that suggest it’s time to call for furnace repairs, and below, we have outlined some of them for you. Remember to schedule your furnace repair in Marysville, WA with our team if you notice any indications of a furnace that needs our professional attention.

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I’m So Confused! Does My Furnace Need Repairs, Replacement, Or Maintenance?

Monday, October 21st, 2019

For many homeowners, getting their furnaces ready for fall can be a bit confusing–and for good reason! You want to make sure your system is fully equipped to handle those chilly autumn temperatures. So what can you do?

There are so many different types of services that HVAC companies like ours offer that it can be a little tricky to figure out exactly what your system needs. To help you out a bit, we have provided a quick guide below to the types of services your furnace may need and when. Remember to schedule your furnace services in Marysville, WA with our team.

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Yes, It’s Time to Think About Your Heater!

Monday, October 7th, 2019

service-timeHow is it that time of year already? It feels like just yesterday we were stocking up on sunscreen, going to weekend barbeques, and perfecting the cannonball! Yes, summer has finally come to an end … but it’s not all bad! We’ve got plenty of things to look forward to this season, like watching the leaves change, going apple picking, and carving jack-o-lanterns. Oh, and of course, turning on our heaters!

If you haven’t scheduled your heating maintenance services yet, now is the perfect time to have it done. In fact, there are plenty of reasons to schedule your heating maintenance services ahead of the winter season, and below, we’ve listed them for you. When you’re ready for maintenance, call our team.

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Boost Your Furnace Efficiency with Zone Control

Monday, February 25th, 2019

Yes, it is only February, which means that we still have a couple of months of cold, rainy weather before we can even think about enjoying the warm, summer sun. Of course, this means that we can’t retire our furnaces anytime soon. Therefore, there is still plenty of time to think about ways to boost energy efficiency inside our homes. When your home is energy efficient, you’ll spend less time worrying about sky-high utility bills and costly furnace repair in Lynnwood, WA. 

There are many ways to improve the efficiency of your furnace, and this week, we are going to be discussing one of the most effective methods for doing so. By installing a zone control system in your home, you’ll have ultimate control over your heating system, increasing efficiency and reducing monthly spending. Keep reading below to learn more about the benefits of these energy-saving systems. 

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How a Heat Pump Can Benefit You

Monday, February 11th, 2019

woman-operating-systemIf you’ve found yourself in the market for a new heater this winter, consider a heat pump! A heat pump works as a singular alternative to the traditional heater and air conditioner combination, allowing for year-round comfort with just one system. Homeowners across the country are making the switch, recognizing the heat pump for its many benefits.

Of course, only an experienced and well-qualified HVAC professional can determine which heating system will best meet your home’s specific needs, as heat pumps are not suitable for every home. Be sure to contact a heating and cooling professional before you make any final decisions. In this weeks post, we will be outlining some of the advantages that a heat pump has to offer. Keep reading below to learn more. 

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