Rentmeister Total Home Service Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Heating’

How Long Does a Furnace Last?

Monday, February 19th, 2024

Whether you are investing in a brand-new furnace, or have an older model already installed, you may be wondering how long you can expect a furnace to last. The answer to this question can vary greatly depending on the source.

You can keep reading to learn more about the expected lifespan of a furnace, and how to know that it’s time to schedule furnace installation in Salt Lake City. When you’re ready to schedule your furnace service, you can give our team a call for an in-home assessment.

Continue Reading

Did You Forget Heating Maintenance in Fall? You Should Still Schedule It

Monday, January 22nd, 2024

Oops! It totally slipped your mind to schedule furnace maintenance last year before the winter season began. You may be thinking that you might as well skip it for the season and wait to schedule the service again later this year in the fall when you usually would. But we encourage you to go ahead and schedule furnace maintenance now instead of putting it off. 

It’s always better to address potential problems sooner rather than later. Just give our team a call to schedule heater maintenance in Layton and we will get you on the schedule. You can keep reading to learn more about why furnace maintenance is so important, even if you schedule the service a later in the season.

Continue Reading

Even New Furnaces Can Malfunction! Watch for These Troubles

Monday, January 8th, 2024

If you have a newer furnace, you may think that you’re off the hook for scheduling any type of maintenance or service. However, we encourage you to schedule annual maintenance for your furnace whether it is new or older. Unfortunately, even new furnaces face the possibility of a malfunction.

If installation is not completed just the right way, your furnace may struggle, especially on the coldest days of winter when it needs to use the most power. You can give our team a call to schedule a furnace repair in Bountiful. You can also keep reading to learn more about common furnace problems and the signs of each one so you know what to watch for.

Continue Reading

Ways a Good Heating Contractor Can Help Keep Down Your Winter Heating Costs

Monday, December 11th, 2023

When it comes to having someone work on your home’s heater, you only want the best. Certified heating contractors know a lot about how different heaters work and how to maximize their energy efficiency and effectiveness. It’s why you want to partner with a team of experts.

You may have well-meaning friends and family who say that they can help you with your heater, maintenance or repairs. But there’s only one way to go—that’s with an Ogden heating contractor with all of the right education and certifications. Keep reading to learn more about why you want to partner with a good heating contractor and how doing so can make all the difference in how your heater operates.

Continue Reading

Gas Furnace vs. Electric Furnace: Is There a Difference When It Comes to Your Home Comfort?

Monday, November 27th, 2023

One of the top considerations when selecting a furnace for your home is how well it can produce heating results. We talk a lot about efficiency and keeping energy costs down, but it is equally important to have a furnace that can meet your home comfort needs.

It’s no fun dealing with a heater that cannot keep up with your heating expectations. You can schedule furnace service in Layton for our team to complete an in-home assessment and talk to you about both gas and electric furnaces. You can also keep reading to learn more about the differences between gas and electric furnaces when it comes to keeping your home comfortable this winter.

Continue Reading

Common Causes of Furnace Electrical Problems

Monday, November 13th, 2023

Your furnace can have a variety of problems over its lifespan. Among these problems are electrical issues. Electricity is a major factor in how well your furnace operates and concerns with your home’s electrical system should be treated very seriously. 

If something is wrong with your furnace, you need to schedule furnace service in Layton now ahead of winter. Our team can check out all of your electrical connections to make sure they are secure. If there are any issues, we can fix them. Keep reading below to learn more about the most common electrical problems we see and what they mean. 

Continue Reading

The Best Way to Avoid a Broken Heater This Winter: Maintenance!

Monday, October 16th, 2023

Chances are that you would like to avoid a heater breakdown during the fall and winter seasons. The best way to do that is by prioritizing a tune-up for your heater ahead of the winter season. In fact, fall is a fantastic time to schedule heater maintenance so you can avoid a broken heater later in the season.

You can keep reading to learn more about what our team does during heating maintenance and why the service is so important. Then give our team a call to schedule your service now to stay ahead of the winter rush. Putting off service can mean that you wait even longer for it later in the season as we see an uptick in calls. 

Continue Reading

Why Does Your Furnace Keep Shutting Off?

Monday, October 2nd, 2023

Fall is barely here and your furnace is already giving you problems. Not a great way to start the season. If your furnace continually shuts off instead of staying on, you probably need to schedule an appointment for furnace repair in Layton.

It’s better to get ahead of furnace problems rather than putting off service and potentially facing even bigger issues later on. You can keep reading to learn more about common reasons that your furnace might switch off before completing a heating cycle.

Continue Reading

What to Plan for When You Get a New Heating System for Your Home

Monday, July 24th, 2023

If you’ve been thinking about investing in a new heater for your home before winter rolls around, you may be researching your options. Alongside that research comes the natural curiosity of what to expect during a heater installation.

If you need a new heating system in Layton, our team can help. Now is actually a great time to install a heater ahead of the fall and winter seasons. You can keep reading to learn more about what to expect during heater installation so you can plan ahead.

Continue Reading

How to Ensure Your Heater Is Working as Safely as Possible

Monday, June 26th, 2023

It’s summer and you’re probably not giving your heater much thought. But, it’s always good to have your major appliances at the top of your mind, both your heater and your air conditioner. When you’re constantly learning more about how to operate these household appliances, you can make small improvements to how you use and care for them.

If you haven’t already scheduled heating repair in Salt Lake City this year, it’s better to stay ahead of problems. Don’t wait until winter rolls around again to service your heater. You can keep reading to learn more about why maintenance is so important and how you can prioritize heater safety for your home and family. 

Continue Reading