Collier's Comfort Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Heating Replacement’

Ways to Tell Your Heating System Is Expired

Monday, January 23rd, 2023

Yes, for any newcomers to this blog or the HVAC industry in general, all the equipment that your home relies on does have an expiration date.

For instance, no heating system is going to last more than 30 years, and that includes some of the most state-of-the-art technology in existence.

The hard part isn’t experiencing a heating replacement in Decatur, TN. Sure, it can be expensive and stressful, but that’s not the most stressful aspect of this kind of system expiration date.

The hard part is discovering whether your system just needs a quick fix or a complete replacement in order for your home to remain comfortable and energy efficient.

We can’t give you the certain answers on this blog that we would be able to in an in-person appointment. But what we can do is give you some guidelines to help you make the right call when the time comes.

Let’s get started and figure out how you can spot a heating system that’s on its way out.

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Considering a Heating Replacement? It’s Never Too Early

Monday, April 20th, 2020

old-furnaceWe know what you’re probably thinking. The heating season is just petering out. Why would I already be thinking about a heating replacement? Well, the answer is actually pretty simple. If you were dissatisfied with your heating in Fort Wayne, IN, this winter, and found yourself thinking about a replacement from time to time, that situation won’t be any better next winter! In fact, it will probably be even worse. And doesn’t it make sense to replace when you don’t need the system operational?

Even if you’re on board with this line of thinking, you may still be wondering when the time is right for a home heating system replacement. That’s what we’re going to be focusing on today. There are a lot of different reasons why one may choose to replace his or her heater, and the and answer is never to wait for your system to break down entirely. You don’t want to be scrambling for a new heater out of absolute necessity. This is a scenario in which you definitely want to be prepared.

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Ready for a New Heater? Weigh Your Options Carefully!

Monday, November 4th, 2019

cold-manIf you need a new heater, and you only realize that right as temperatures are really starting to plummet, then you may feel some pressure to get a new system in place as quickly as possible. We understand that completely. You obviously don’t want to suffer through a period of discomfort for any reason, let alone due to the fact that you pushed the old heater situation a bit farther than you should have.

However, we’re here to tell you that a heater replacement is definitely not an HVAC service in Fort Wayne, IN, that you want to rush. None of them are, really. If you think that this may be the year for a new heater, remember that you don’t have to replace your existing heater with the exact same type. There is a lot to consider, and the pros on our team are here to ensure that you wind up with a heater best suited to your needs, your home, and your personal user preference.

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Signs Your Heating System Needs Replacing

Monday, November 20th, 2017

heating-system-replacementWith the weather getting colder every day, you’re going to need the heater in your home to run like clockwork every day. A breakdown in the middle of the winter can be far more than a nuisance: it can pose an active health risk. And if your heating system is older, then you need to consider very carefully whether it can handle another freezing Indiana winter effectively. If it can’t, then now is the time to get it replaced, while the weather is still comparatively warm and you have time to schedule a replacement session at your leisure.

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In the Market for a New Heater? Consider These Alternatives

Monday, November 6th, 2017

alternative-heating-systemsIf your home needs a new heating system. now is the ideal time to discuss your installation options. Winter is not yet here, and while temperatures are falling steadily, you still have a few weeks to plan for the replacement and get your new heating system ready to go by the time the weather really takes a turn. Most homes in the area rely on either forced-air furnaces or traditional boilers to keep warm in the winter.

Both models are inexpensive and reliable, and if they have worked well for your home, there’s no reason to change. But they’re not the only types of heating system out there, and if your home struggles with a forced-air furnace or boiler, you might consider one of the following alternative types of heater to install instead.

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Signs You Need a New Heater

Monday, September 25th, 2017

heating-system-replacementWhen autumn arrives, the weather gets chilly, and homeowners will be turning to boilers, furnaces and other types of heating system to keep their homes warm in the long winter to come. If your existing heating system is one its last legs, now is the time to schedule the installation of a new one.

Replacing a heating system now makes all kinds of sense. The weather is still comparatively warm, which means you won’t have as much need for it as you will in just a few short weeks. It gives you time to plan and prepare for the operation, and schedule a replacement session according to your timetable instead of having to run around in the face of an unexpected breakdown. That also lets you enjoy the improved performance and reduced operating costs that a new heating system will bring, helping you cut down on those high monthly bills from the time the first snow falls.

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