Area Heating & Cooling, Inc. Blog: Archive for the ‘Heating’ Category

Furnace Issues to Watch Out for This Season

Monday, January 7th, 2019

Winter in Washington means freezing winter mornings and chilly evenings—you’re relying on your furnace now more than ever. Your furnace is built to run, but sometimes, more frequent usage causes you to notice problems with your furnace. It’s important to act quickly when it comes to your HVAC system. If you think you have a problem on your hands (no matter how small it may seem) call a professional team at the first sign of an issue. If you need furnace repair in Vancouver, WA then we’re the team for the job.

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When to Install a New Heating System

Monday, December 24th, 2018

Heating, ventilation and conditioning icons set.Is it time to install a new heating system in your home? A lot of homeowners struggle to tell. It’s also not something you’re likely itching to do because of the cost and inconvenience of the process. It’s important to say goodbye at the right time when it comes to your heating system. If you wait too long, then you’ll put yourself at risk for a larger system breakdown. If it’s time to replace, then don’t delay, and if you need a residential heating system installation in Vancouver, WA then make sure to contact our team.

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Call for Heating Repairs if You Notice These Things

Monday, December 10th, 2018

We service lots of homes after their heating system faces a major system breakdown due to extended repair needs, but there are ways to tell if you need heating repairs before these problems become so drastic. Now that we’re really experiencing cold weather, it’s likely that you’ve already run your heater a considerable amount this season. Problems from the previous winter might have even reared their ugly head again—now isn’t the time to ignore these issues.

Many homeowners overlook the subtle changes in their system that act as warning signs of a heater repair need. We’ve listed some of the biggest signs below for this reason. If you read this list and discover that you’re due for heating system repairs, contact our team. We’re a locally owned and operated business that’s served both Clark and Cowlitz counties for more than 40 years.

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Is it Time for a New Heating System?

Monday, November 26th, 2018

Burner-AssemblyThe winter conditions are quickly settling in here in Vancouver, if you’ve noticed any troubles with your heating system, it might be time to replace your system. Many homeowners are hesitant to replace their entire heating system because it’s a time-consuming and expensive process, but we can assure you that if it’s really time to replace then it’s more than worthwhile to do so.

Our team here is helpful, to we can guide you through the process and set you up with the best financing available to make this possible. We have the best heating services in Vancouver, WA so if you want quality services that you know you can count, contact our team.

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How to Boost Your Heater’s Efficiency

Monday, November 12th, 2018

Young smiling woman sitting on sofa and looking up while drinking hot tea. Young brunette woman thinking at home in a leisure time. Happy girl relaxing at home on a bright winter morning.If you could increase your home comfort and lower your heating bill at the same time, wouldn’t you? There are many simple steps you can take to boost your heating system’s efficiency this fall and winter here in Vancouver. When you need residential heating services in Vancouver, WA we’re the right team to call. We understand what you need because we’re a business with more than 40 years of experience in the area. We go above and beyond the expected.

We rely heavily on our heating systems here, so make sure that you’re getting the best possible service possible. If you’d like to boost your HVAC efficiency, here’s how you can do so.

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Should I Install a New Furnace This Fall?

Monday, October 29th, 2018

FurnaceIt’s finally fall! Which means everyone gets to engage in their favorite fall activity: taking stock of their furnace! What? That isn’t your favorite fall activity? Well, you should do it anyway. Fall is the time when people start to rely on their furnaces on a daily basis to keep their homes comfortable. That means that before you start using yours, you should make sure that it’s in the best possible shape. If your furnace isn’t up to keeping your home warm and comfortable over the next several months, then it’s a pretty good idea to replace it now. Otherwise, you might run the risk of a serious problem developing in your old system midway through the season. Follow the tips below to help you decide whether or not now is the time to consult with a technician about replacing your furnace.

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It Might be Time for a New Furnace

Monday, April 16th, 2018

gas-burnerWe still have a fair amount of cold weather left before the days start to heat up consistently. You’re likely still using your furnace to keep warm on a regular basis. Now is the ideal time to start evaluating your furnace, and figure out whether or not you should replace the system before the next winter starts. If you do need to replace your furnace, it’s best to do it now rather than wait until the last minute. Read on to find out more about how to tell if you need a new furnace installed in your home.

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Furnace Short Cycling: What It Is and Why You Should Worry About It

Monday, February 19th, 2018

gas-burnerThere are a lot of different problems that can afflict furnaces, some of which are more dangerous than others. One furnace issue, though, should always prompt an immediate call for repair. That problem is short cycling. Short cycling doesn’t necessarily pose a threat to your health, but it can absolutely destroy the furnace if it isn’t properly addressed in time. Read on to find out more about short cycling, what causes it, and why you should have it dealt with as soon as possible.

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What You Need to Know About Heat Pump Maintenance

Monday, February 5th, 2018

Heat-PumpHeat pumps have a lot of advantages to offer when it comes to climate control. However, they also have certain requirements for things like maintenance that other climate control systems don’t.

If you’re using a heat pump for climate control in your home, you should know what these unique requirements are so that you can keep your system in good shape. Let’s go over why maintenance is so important for maintaining your heat pump, and why you need to schedule it more often than with other systems.

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Why is My Furnace Making Weird Noises?

Monday, January 22nd, 2018

Burner-AssemblyGenerally, hearing strange noises from various parts of your house indicates that you should investigate them. You know, your air conditioner, your furnace, that weird basalt chest carved with unnerving frescoes you found in your attic when you moved in.

We can’t really help you with that last one, but for this blog post we’re going to focus on the furnace. Odd furnace noises are typically an indication that the system is malfunctioning in some way. Have a look below to find out more about what causes strange noises, and what you can do about them.

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