Meyers Heating & Air Conditioning Blog: Archive for the ‘Heating’ Category

The 3 Best Ways to Avoid Heating Repairs for as Long as Possible

Monday, January 23rd, 2023
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When heating repair needs pop up, you cannot ignore them. But if you take some preventative measures, you can avoid expensive heater repairs. It doesn’t mean things won’t go wrong, but it does give you a chance to stay ahead of problems. And our team can help.

First, you can keep reading to learn about the three best ways to avoid needing repairs for as long as possible. If your unit does need heating service, you can give us a call and try to avoid expensive repairs by having us fix problems early.

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The 50% Repair or Replacement Rule for Your Furnace

Monday, January 9th, 2023

The average furnace has an estimated lifespan of 15 to 20 years. With proper maintenance, your furnace might last even longer. But how do you know when it’s time to replace your furnace?

Some repairs don’t cost a lot, so they’re easy to get done and extend the life of your unit. But eventually, repairs can get so expensive that it makes more sense to replace your unit with a newer model. If you need heating repair, our team can help. In the meantime, you can keep reading to learn more about the 50% repair or replacement rule for your furnace.

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Why Installing a Smart Thermostat Can Save You Money

Monday, December 26th, 2022

You may be wondering if a smart thermostat is really necessary. Doesn’t it function just the same as a standard thermostat? The short answer is no. A smart thermostat functions completely differently from a standard thermostat and offers a variety of benefits that a manual thermostat does not.

Keep in mind that just because a thermostat is digital, doesn’t mean it is “smart.” A smart thermostat connects to Wi-Fi and has the capability of learning your heating and cooling patterns to suggest energy-saving measures. If you want to learn more about smart thermostat installation, give our team a call. We can answer your questions and talk to you about how a smart thermostat would work with your particular heating and cooling systems. In the meantime, you can keep reading to learn more about the benefits and why so many homeowners are making the switch to a smart thermostat.

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Choosing Between a Gas or Electric Furnace

Monday, December 12th, 2022
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If it’s almost time for a new heater, you may be researching your options. Aside from different types of heaters, you also have to consider gas and electricity as your source of energy. Two of the most popular types of heaters for homeowners are gas furnaces and electric furnaces.

Heating in Boulder, CO is a serious business because we get some frigid temperatures on the coldest days of winter. You want to make sure you have a system that offers reliable heat and energy efficiency–no compromises! Keep reading to learn more about the pros and cons of each type of heater. 

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How to Choose a Great Heating Contractor

Monday, November 28th, 2022

Your heater is a complex system that deserves expert care – whether it’s brand new or has been in your home for over a decade. Sure, anyone can do an online search and come up with a DIY solution for heater problems. But will that solution be one that stands the test of time?

Only a certified heater technician can offer expert solutions when you need furnace repair. And if you’ve been searching for ‘furnace repair near me’ then you can stop looking. You found us! If you’re wondering what makes a great heating contractor, keep reading to learn more. Then give us a call for all of your heating needs.

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The Best Ways to Boost Your Heating Efficiency This Year

Monday, November 14th, 2022

We talk a lot about the efficiency of your air conditioner in the hottest months of summer. But what about making sure your heater is efficient? That’s equally important. Heating your home can cost a lot of money, especially during the coldest days of winter. 

When you keep heating efficiency at the top of your mind all winter season you can lower your monthly energy bills while still keeping your family comfortable. If you need Boulder heating service because something doesn’t seem quite right, we can help. In the meantime, you can keep reading to learn about the best ways to boost your heating efficiency this year. 

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Is It Too Early for Heating Maintenance?

Monday, September 19th, 2022

The short answer is no – it’s not too early for heating maintenance! In fact, the timing is perfect. Fall is around the corner, and that means soon you’ll be turning on your heater for the winter. It’s still warm outside, so heating your home probably isn’t at the top of your mind – but it should be. When you switch your HVAC system from cooling to heating, you want it to warm your home perfectly without any hiccups.

The best way to do that is to schedule heating maintenance between now and when you turn your heater on for the first time. If you’re skeptical about the importance of heating maintenance, we can help you understand why it’s so important. Give us a call to learn more, or read on to see how a heating tune-up can benefit your home. 

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Why Your Furnace Can’t Provide Adequate Heating

Monday, March 21st, 2022

Has this winter been rough for you? It’s easy for these feelings to occur if you’re struggling to get your home get warm or stay warm. If you notice these issues, then we’d suggest considering furnace repair in Boulder, CO. Our winter weather here in Boulder can get pretty cold and it’s definitely not something you can expect to experience comfortably without a solid heater. 

The beauty of our team is that we’re always up to a challenge. We want to be able to provide you with great furnace services. If you’re having considerable trouble with your home’s furnace, then we’re the team members who can help you get things back on track. Let’s talk about this below…

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5 Signs Your Furnace Needs Repair

Monday, March 7th, 2022
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Nobody wants their heater to go out during winter, especially with how cold it gets here in Boulder. We don’t want you to get caught off guard and ignore your furnace telling you it’s in need of repair.

We’ve put together a handy list of the 5 most common signs that mean it’s time for you to call out a tech. We understand how important the heater is for you and your family, that’s why we’re committed to providing outstanding heating repair in Boulder, CO.

So, if you notice these signs outlined below, don’t hesitate to call Meyers Heating & Air Conditioning. We’re ready to help!

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Furnace Safety 101

Monday, February 21st, 2022
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If you’re like many homeowners in our area, you use a natural gas furnace to heat your home each winter. So many of you out there choose this type of system because it’s fast, efficient, and reliable. While all of this is true, a natural gas furnace can also pose a threat to your home without the right care. This is why we’re experts in furnace repair in Lafayette, CO and it’s also why we have some of the best tips for you. We’re here to inform you of them today.

Make sure that you’re keeping these tips in mind when you’re looking for quality service.

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