Furnaces Articles

7 Furnace Maintenance Tips

October 25, 2019
Furnace Maintenance

It’s understandable that maintenance tasks often fall by the wayside, so we’ve put together a list of furnace maintenance tips to help. Many Beaufort homeowners follow the mantra of “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” Everyone is busy and many seemingly more important priorities tend to creep up every month to consume time and…

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What Does AFUE Mean?

October 11, 2019
Elderly couple wondering what afue means

While an air conditioner’s efficiency is measured by its SEER (Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio) rating, an electric or gas- or oil-fired furnace’s efficiency is measured by its AFUE, or Average Fuel Utilization Efficiency. This standard measurement is given in percentages, letting you know how much of your fuel is actually used to heat your North…

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What’s That Smell Coming From The Furnace?

September 29, 2019
bacteria causing the smell coming from my furnace

If your furnace is producing a strange smell, you should always treat it with caution. While the cause for the odor may be benign, it could just as easily be harmful to inhale. When in doubt, always open windows to ensure ventilation, and evacuate your North Carolina home. For your convenience and protection, our Four…

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Why Won’t My Furnace Stop Running?

January 31, 2019
Woman holding a mug of tea by the window.

Is your furnace running constantly? Believe it or not, this is a fairly common problem, so you don’t need to worry. Check out common causes and solutions…

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Is My Furnace Overheating?

January 24, 2019
Father playing with child in the living room.

Any electrical appliance has the potential to overheat, and furnaces are no exception. Be wary of the associated symptoms so you know when to take action…

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6 Ways Your Furnace Keeps You Safe

December 26, 2018
Mother and daughter cuddling by the fire.

From our team here at Four Seasons Heating & Cooling, here are six ways your furnace is working to ensure your safety:

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Types of Furnaces

December 13, 2018
a family sitting around a tv, laughing, wondering about different types of furnaces

There are three different types of furnaces available. There are a few things that factor into which kind will work for you.

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Saving Money on Your Heating Bill

November 28, 2018
Piggy bank on top of a lot of money.

Are you notcing that your energy bill too high during the winter. There are a few simple things that you can do, to cut costs and keep money in your pocket.

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Should I set my Thermostat to On or Auto?

October 4, 2018
Thermostat on a wall in Beaufort, NC

Heat, Cool and Off are the straightforward settings of one switch.

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Why is My Furnace Blowing Cold Air?

January 29, 2018
Angry woman warmly clothed in a cold home sitting on a couch

Did your furnace stop working when you need it most? If you are having problems with your furnace, check these things.

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