Furnace Articles

Why Won’t My Furnace Stop Running?

January 14, 2022
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Is your furnace blowing air without pause? If so, you’re probably feeling a bit concerned. First, your Baldwin City house most likely feels like an oven. On top of that, your utility bill will be considerably higher with your furnace constantly running. Believe it or not, this is a fairly common problem our professionals at Smith Service Company see frequently, so you don’t need to worry.

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What’s That Smell Coming From My Furnace?

December 23, 2021
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For your convenience and protection, our Smith Service Company team developed a list of five common furnace smells and what they mean.

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Why Isn’t My Furnace Heating My Entire Home?

November 11, 2021
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We at Smith Service Company want you to be comfortable at home; you deserve to be! Here are seven furnace problems that could be causing uneven heat:

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Schedule Your Annual Furnace Inspection Now

September 27, 2021
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What ’s at the top of your fall to-do list? Make sure it is your furnace. 

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How Can I Save Money on My Heating Bill This Winter?

February 23, 2021

Is your energy bill too high in the winter? Are you looking for ways to cut costs? There are a number of simple things you can do at home to save money. Some of them are bigger projects, but most are simple things you can do in your day-to-day life to help reduce your heat cost this winter.

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How Do I Know I Have a Cracked Heat Exchanger?

January 26, 2021
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Your helpful neighbor suggested the issue you are having with your gas furnace sounds like it could be due to a cracked heat exchanger. What is a heat exchanger? How can you tell if this is the issue? What should you do about it?

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What Are Signs I Need a New Furnace?

November 23, 2020
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Our team wants you to know how your furnace works and what signs you can watch for to indicate it’s time for a replacement heating system.

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What Are the Different Types of Furnaces?

November 12, 2020
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If you happen to be in the market for a new furnace, you may be overwhelmed by the number of options available. Our professional team at The Smith Service Co would like to make it a bit easier by providing some basics on the different types of furnaces on the market today. We hope this information can help you make the best decision for your family.

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What Does AFUE Rating Mean?

October 16, 2020
An older couple looking over papers together | What Does AFUE Mean? | Compare Furnace Efficiency | Baldwin City, KS

Once you know the answers to these two questions, you can competently shop for your new furnace directly comparing AFUEs. Factor in your annual heating costs when comparing different furnaces with similar (or different) AFUEs, and you’ll have a sound process for helping you to decide the best furnace for your home and goals.

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What’s That Sound Coming From My Furnace?

February 13, 2020
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Is there a strange sound coming from your home’s furnace? Our team in Lawrence, KS have a list of six common furnace noises, their cause, and what to do if heard.

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