Heating & Air Conditioning | Cincinnati

Looking into a new gas heater

When the gas gas furnace in my house was around fifteen years old, it started succumbing to frequent, minor complications. weekly energy costs were suddenly higher, and despite the fact that I kept raising the setting on the temperature control, the house was frosty on especially frosty afternoons. I noticed a lot more dust settling on surfaces, and the operational sounds of the heating proposal gradually increased! Obviously, the gas furnace was nearing the end of its lifespan. Rather than face a abrupt failure in the middle of the winter, I wanted to plan ahead. I started looking into the odd possibilities for natural gas, forced air oil furnaces on the market. I was amazed by the AFUE ratings. While my older gas furnace achieved an 89% AFUE rating when it was brand new, new models now reach 98% efficiency. These systems feature stainless steel heat exchangers, variable speed technology and WIFI connectivity. Rather than start up, blast at maximum capacity and then shut off completely, advanced oil furnaces run steadily at lower speed. They use less energy, create less noise and keep a more even temperature throughout the house. Although top-of-the-line oil furnaces cost a lot more money, they pay for themselves through weekly cost savings, and plus, the lower speed operation places less wear and tear on components, increasing both reliability and repair life. As I read more about the possibilities on the market, I realized that most of the leading manufacturers offer similar products. I needed to find a reputable HVAC company who would take the time to properly size and install the new gas furnace.

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