Vital Heating & Air Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Heating Repair’

Rate Your Furnace’s Performance for the Winter

Monday, March 1st, 2021
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At the end of winter, we recommend you take a few moments to think about your furnace’s performance over the past season. If you have a relatively young furnace, you probably enjoyed consistent heating from it without any concerns. Older furnaces may start to encounter troubles, and it’s a good idea to consider if any of those troubles indicates a need for furnace service or even a new furnace installation in Indianapolis, IN. Planning is critical for ensuring you continue to receive the highest quality heating and energy efficiency from your HVAC system.

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Setting the Thermostat in Winter—The Best Tips!

Monday, December 21st, 2020
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“What’s so hard about setting the thermostat in winter?” you might ask. “When it’s too cold, I turn it up, and then I turn it back down if it gets too hot.”

That sounds simple enough. Common sense. But common sense isn’t always right, and in the case of adjusting the temperatures in your home to manage proper winter heating in Indianapolis, IN, it can lead to plenty of money wasted and excess strain placed on the HVAC system, leading to early repairs and possibly an early replacement.

Fortunately, it’s not difficult to learn energy-saving thermostat tips for the winter. We’ll go through them below and help you start saving power.

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5 Furnace Warning Noises That Can Mean It Needs Repairs

Monday, November 9th, 2020
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Proper care for your home’s furnace with fall maintenance every year can prevent the majority of repairs the system may need over its service life. But you still need to be cautious and aware of issues that can arise with your furnace over the winter: the sooner you catch a potential trouble, the faster our technicians can repair it and the less large and costly it is likely to be.

Furnaces do not yet have full computer diagnostics that can alert you immediately to a specific trouble. They do have ways to warn you that something is wrong; you just have to know how to read the signals. One of the most common ways for a furnace to indicate trouble is with unusual sounds. If you’ve already spent one winter with your furnace, you know what sounds to expect from it. When something odd or loud interrupts those sounds, you may need to call us for service for your furnace in Indianapolis, IN. Below we’ve listed five common warnings sound to listen for.

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Using a Professional Contractor vs. DIY for Your HVAC Needs

Monday, September 14th, 2020
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We understand the “do-it-yourself” impulse: people want to save money on their home services, so why not tackle jobs themselves rather than paying a contractor? For some people, DIY projects are enjoyable in themselves, much like hobbies.

But … not all household services can be done DIY, and heating and air conditioning jobs are among them. For your air conditioning and heating in Indianapolis, IN, only call on expert technicians like ours. Below is a list of reasons why in the battle of “Professional Contractor vs. DIY” the professional contractor wins. And you’ll win as well when you schedule your HVAC services with our team; we have a 100% Happiness Guarantee!

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Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Wait to Schedule Your Furnace Repairs!

Monday, March 16th, 2020
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As winter draws closer, nighttime temperatures in Indianapolis are getting colder and colder. While they may not warrant turning on your furnace just yet, the time is close. Your furnace is the perfect way for you and your family to enjoy a nice, warm, and cozy indoor environment during Indiana’s peak winters.

You also know that a faulty heating system can cause significant discomfort. We will discuss some of the reasons you shouldn’t wait to schedule your furnace repairs. If you run into problems with your furnace, you should call us for fast heating repairs in Indianapolis. We’ll help you out.

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Is Your Furnace on the Fritz?

Monday, March 2nd, 2020
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The furnace is responsible for keeping you warm inside your home during the winter, and therefore it must work properly. By properly maintaining your furnace, you will ensure that it churns out maximum heat without any harmful emissions.

Ideally, your furnace should work for several years before you even think about repair or replacement. However, this will only be possible if you maintain your furnace regularly. This will allow you to minimize your need for furnace repair in Indianapolis

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Help! My Heat Pump Isn’t Heating!

Monday, February 3rd, 2020

As Indiana’s temperature keeps getting colder, you need your heat pump to switch to heating mode and provide you with a warm indoor climate. Suppose you find yourself in the situation that the temperature’s getting nippy, but your heat pump refuses to pump out hot air. What’s the problem here?

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Look Out For These Unique Ductless Repairs!

Monday, January 6th, 2020

If you own a ductless system, you know how amazing it is. Ductless cooling and heating systems are very effective at providing you with the perfect indoor temperature, and they are quite energy efficient. They also take up much less space compared to their more traditional counterparts.

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Service That Furnace!

Monday, October 14th, 2019
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We love Autumn! Do you know why? Because we get to sip pumpkin-spiced lattes in our favorite warm sweaters, rake big piles of leaves only to jump in them, and of course, help our customers keep their homes warm and toasty all season long!

Unfortunately, we know better than anyone that now is the time of year when issues with your furnace are likely to pop up. So below, we have listed some of the tell-tale signs of a problem — that way, you’ll know precisely when to call our team for furnace repair in Indianapolis, IN.

So, what are you waiting for? Keep reading to learn more!

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