Indianapolis Heating and Cooling Blog

How Much Does it Really Cost to Replace Your Furnace?

By: Brian Schutt  |  January 19, 2018
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With the extreme cold, we have been slammed with calls asking how much a new furnace installation costs. While it’s impossible to determine one specific cost, below we offer several factors to consider in order to make a more educated choice when faced with replacing your furnace. What’s Your Energy Source? The first thing to...
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Preparing for the Next Round of Cold – Homesense Talks to WTHR 13

By: Brian Schutt  |  January 15, 2018
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As winter weather continues, we spoke with Matt McCutcheon of WTHR-13 about some of the big things to remember to keep your furnace working on the coldest January days: Airflow matters. Change your filter early and often. Even if you’ve changed it recently, if you have airflow issues, you’ll quickly have furnace issues. Adjust expectations....
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Honeywell Whole House Humidifier Special

By: Brian Schutt  |  January 13, 2018
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$200 Off Honeywell Whole House Humidifiers. Starting at $550. Offer ends 1/31/18. Call 317.670.0171 and ask for Brady to get this special pricing.  EDIT: WE ARE SOLD OUT. LITERALLY, NO MORE HONEYWELL HUMIDIFIERS AT OUR SUPPLIER. MORE NEWS TO COME ABOUT ANOTHER HUMIDIFIER PROMOTION.

5 Bad Heating, Cooling and Ventilation Habits to Avoid in 2018

By: Brian Schutt  |  January 11, 2018
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While we’re still in the spirit of New Year’s resolutions, we wanted to provide you with five of the worst HVAC habits we see in a lot of our clients and offer tips on how to break them in 2018. By reversing these five bad habits, you will be well on your way to saving...
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Channel 6: Get a Second Opinion on Furnace Repairs

By: Brian Schutt  |  December 23, 2017
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With temperatures dropping, Channel 6 reached out to us to find out what insider recommendations we could give to homeowners in Central Indiana. A few highlights from our conversation that weren’t included in the video: Be wary of a repair technician that says you “have to replace your furnace”. Anything can be fixed and it’s...
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How to Protect Your Family from Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

By: Brian Schutt  |  December 18, 2017
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Frigid temps mean our heating systems are working overtime. This also means homeowners should be aware of potential dangers with their heating system — including carbon monoxide leaks, which are hard to detect without special alarms. Carbon Monoxide is a colorless, odorless, tasteless gas that is produced any time gas is being used, and it...
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Top Rated Heating And Cooling Company in Indianapolis

By: Brian Schutt  |  December 15, 2017
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At Homesense, we believe in creating a refreshingly different customer experience in Indianapolis area heating and cooling. While our belief and commitment to that is fantastic, we know that it means very little unless our customers also believe we are executing on that promise. Across all venues, we believe Homesense stacks up above all competition...
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What is a Variable Speed Blower in a Furnace?

By: Brian Schutt  |  December 13, 2017
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Many Indianapolis area homeowners have never bought a new comfort system for their home. In trying to figure out what is going to be best, you are going to hear about a variable speed furnace fan. The fan or blower in question is the fan that provides airflow to all the registers in your home...
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Is This the Last Winter for Your Home Furnace?

By: Brian Schutt  |  December 5, 2017
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When preparing for the winter months this year, take special note of the condition of your furnace. After many years of keeping your house warm, your furnace will eventually end up beyond repair and need to be replaced. It’s important to start learning now about your options for replacing your heating system now. That way,...
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Homesense on WTHR: Tips to Keep Your Home Warm for Less

By: Brian Schutt  |  November 2, 2017
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INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) — We’ve already seen near-freezing temperatures this season—an unfriendly reminder that winter is on its way. It’s time to consider the most efficient ways to heat your home, and your thermostat is a very important part of the process. The age of it, how you manage it, even the location of it in...
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