Category: Home Heating

What are the Different Types of Heaters?

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While many homes in Texas utilize heat pumps and central heat furnaces, there are other heating options from which to choose: Central Heat Furnace – The most common type of heater found in North American homes. These furnaces work by blowing heated air through ducts which vent the air out to various rooms throughout your […]

Is It Okay to Leave My Heater On When I am Not Home?

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The holiday season is here and with it, a lot of us will not be at home. From traveling to see family to taking time to have that perfect winter getaway, many of us will be unplugging our appliances and hitting the road for some much needed time off. However, while turning off lights and […]

Avoid Costly Heating Malfunctions With Proper Maintenance

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Regular home maintenance prevents costly repairs and replacements. This is especially true when it comes to your heater. Read on to find out how to stave off your furnace’s burnout and avoid costly problems. Clean and Replace Your Filter The filter prevents dirt from entering the furnace, keeping your air cleaner. It must be cleaned […]

What Is a Heat Pump?

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When you are building a brand new home, you have many choices available to you. From picking out the type of siding, the types of shingles for your roof, or whether the floors are going to be carpet or wood, the choices are endless. When it comes to getting the right heating and cooling system, […]

What Is a Gas Furnace?

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There are many heating options from which to choose for your home. Electric furnaces, gas furnaces, and convection heaters all have their strengths and weaknesses, so it can be difficult to decide which is the best for your family. The dedicated team at Comfort Masters Heating & Air Conditioning created an information guide for the […]

Electric Furnace Troubleshooting

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With the cooler months quickly approaching, you will begin to rely on your home’s electric furnace to keep you and your loved ones warm. Unfortunately, furnaces typically don’t pick a convenient time to experience mechanical problems. Fortunately, there are some steps you can take to perform basic troubleshooting on your home’s electric furnace, depending on […]

How to Stay Warm When Your Heater Goes Out?

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Winter is here. Roasting marshmallows, enjoying hot cups of rich hot cocoa, and snuggling up to watch a good movie under a big fluffy blanket are all activities designed to help you relax while keeping you warm. Unfortunately, when your home’s heater fails, the cold creeps in. Is your heater currently out of order and […]