Furnaces Articles

What Are the Basics of Furnace Filters?

February 18, 2020
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At D & D Climate Control, we know with the right furnace filter, you can save money and improve your La Porte indoor air quality (IAQ) in one fell swoop.

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What’s the Difference Between My Furnace Fan Settings—ON and AUTO?

February 2, 2020
Air conditioner control panel (thermostat).

There are furnace-fan settings on your thermostat for ON and AUTO. Which option is the best choice? There are devotees of both settings, each believing their setting is the optimum one to choose.

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What Is AFUE?

January 16, 2020
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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.

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What’s That Sound Coming From My Furnace?

January 3, 2020
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It’s normal for your furnace to make some noise. For instance, a dull hum is to be expected. However, louder noises might spell trouble for your heating unit’s components.

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Why Isn’t My Furnace Heating My Entire Home?

December 19, 2019
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Many homes have varied conditions from room to room causing spotty heating or cooling. On cold days, this can be a nuisance.

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