DIY Furnace Mistakes to Avoid

2. Neglecting your filters When the air filter in your furnace is not replaced at regular intervals (every 1 to 3 months is recommended during colder seasons), a multitude of problems can creep up on you. A dirty filter will cause dust and debris to accumulate inside the unit, which can result in an overheating … Read more

What to Do When Your Furnace Breaks Down in Winter

Imagine it’s the middle of winter, and it’s cold outside. All of a sudden, the temperature inside your home begins to drop. There’s no heat coming through the vents. You try the thermostat, the breakers, the pilot light—but none of the usual tricks bring your furnace back to life. 2. Troubleshoot If there’s no gas … Read more