Sloan Service Company, Inc. Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Furnace’

Electric vs. Gas Furnaces: Which Is Better?

Monday, December 21st, 2020

Everyone has their opinions on what they think is the best option in different situations. For example:

  • Paper or plastic?
  • Physical or digital books?
  • Hot coffee or iced?
  • Flat or sparkling water?

It is likely that in each of those “either/or” questions, you have an answer. But what if someone asked you whether you preferred gas or electric? Maybe you’d have an answer or maybe you would have trouble figuring out what they meant.

We want to dive more into the question of “gas or electric” because it pertains to an important subject: furnaces! You can choose a gas furnace for your home or an all-electric one. And if you asked which option is better, you wouldn’t be the first.

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Don’t Delay Furnace Repair

Monday, December 23rd, 2019
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Clunk! Thunk! Hiss! Rattle!

If any of these sounds are being made by your furnace, you’ve got a problem on your hands. Mainly, you need to get furnace repairs ASAP. It doesn’t bode well when you delay a furnace repair. Why? Because the issue could magnify and create more issues, or even worsen to the point that your whole furnace needs to be replaced. Some repairs can be pretty dangerous to the health of everyone in the home too.

In fact, we want to zero in on one of the most important repairs that you may need to make on your furnace that you absolutely cannot put off: fixing a cracked heat exchanger.

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