Indianapolis Heating and Cooling Blog

Not All Furnace Maintenance’s Are Created Equal

By: Brian Schutt  |  November 22, 2023
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Revised: Fall 2023 DIY – Do it yourself is big these days.  Understandable.  We’re all trying to stretch our dollars.  While we’re told we’re not in a recession, it seems inflation is still an abiding issue, and therefore our confidence as consumers and homeowners is pretty low.  All that to say I’m all for doing...
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How to Choose a New Heat Pump System in Indianapolis

By: Brian Schutt  |  November 20, 2023
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Revised: November 2023  Has recent weather convinced you a new heat pump is in your future? When you’re ready to upgrade or replace your system with a new heat pump system, we want to help you prepare. We’ll review how a new heat pump works, basic terms used to evaluate heat pumps and what constitutes...
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Cracked Heat Exchanger Diagnosis For Your Furnace in Indianapolis

By: Brian Schutt  |  November 15, 2023
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Updated: Fall of 2023 Chances are if you’re reading this, you’ve had a technician out to your home for a furnace repair and you’ve been told there’s a crack heat exchanger in your furnace. First off, you need to know what heat exchangers do in your furnace. As we discuss in the video below, this...
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Furnace Care Tips for Indianapolis This Fall

By: Brian Schutt  |  November 9, 2023
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As the vibrant foliage of fall blankets Indianapolis, it’s crucial for homeowners to turn their attention to their furnaces. After a long, warm summer, your heating system may need some TLC to ensure it functions smoothly during the colder months. Here are the most common furnace issues you might encounter in Indianapolis this fall and...
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Signs Your Furnace Needs Repair

By: Brian Schutt  |  October 30, 2023

As fall weather brings the cold to Indianapolis, a dependable furnace is essential over the coming months. Ensuring your furnace is in top shape not only guarantees warmth but can also prevent costly repairs down the road. Wondering if your furnace might be signaling a repair call? We’ve put together a list of 10 things...
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Battling Seasonal Allergies: Close Windows and Run the Furnace Fan

By: Brian Schutt  |  October 9, 2023

As the seasons change, many individuals find themselves grappling with uncomfortable allergy symptoms. From a runny nose and sneezing to itchy eyes and a sore throat, seasonal allergies can wreak havoc on your wellbeing. One often overlooked strategy for alleviating these symptoms is by keeping your windows closed and running your furnace fan. This may...
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Your Guide to Buying a Furnace in Indianapolis

By: Brian Schutt  |  September 19, 2023

Revised: Fall 2023 While it’s technically still summer, the fall weather is here. And while it may not feel cold like the winter yet, you know those days are coming — they always do in the Indianapolis area. If you know you’ll be in the market for replacing your furnace this year — or if...
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Improving Indoor Air Quality: From Duct Cleaning to Advanced IAQ Products

By: Brian Schutt  |  September 15, 2023

Indoor air quality (IAQ) is crucial for the health and comfort of every homeowner. Most people are unaware that indoor air can often be more polluted than outdoor air, especially if a home is not appropriately ventilated. Dust mites, pollen, pet dander, mold spores, and a host of other allergens can reside inside our homes,...
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Why Does My New HVAC System Cost So Much?

By: Brian Schutt  |  September 13, 2023

In the last few years, homeowners have noticed a significant increase in the costs associated with heating and cooling. The area most impacted has been new HVAC units, causing many homeowners to have sticker shock when installing new air conditioners and furnaces. As the provider of these estimates, we can assure you the price increases...
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The Sales Technician Model in HVAC: A Caution for Homeowners

By: Brian Schutt  |  September 11, 2023

The HVAC industry, like many others, is constantly evolving to adapt to new technological advancements, market demands, and business models. One such trend that’s gained momentum is when HVAC companies employ sales technicians. While it might sound like an innovative solution — combining the technical expertise of a technician with the sales skills of a...
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