Oil and gas furnaces are some of the most efficient energy sources available to heat your home on even the coldest winter days. However, like any appliance that burns combustible materials, there are potential hazards that you should be aware of, and should have your furnace regularly serviced by trained professionals. Below are just a
Now that the hottest part of summer is behind us, and we’ve officially entered the autumn season, many people in the northeast are beginning to make the switch from air conditioning to heat. Although it’s a great time to service and tune-up your heating system, it’s also a great time to service your air conditioning
Although we still have time to enjoy the summer breezes though the open windows, it won’t be long before people in the northeast begin battening down the hatches preparing for fall and winter. The hidden danger when you heat your home with a boiler or furnace is the possibility of a carbon monoxide leak, which
If you’ve noticed an increase in your allergies, or an increase in symptoms of illness such as nausea, skin disorders, headaches or fatigue, they could be caused by a variety of factors. It can generally be attributed to air pollutants, but allergens can be caused by a wide range of environmental and man-made factors. Any
Replacing vs. Repairing Air Conditioning Is your old air conditioning unit working inefficiently, or worse – not working at all now that summer is in full swing? If you’re wondering whether it’s better in the long run to entirely replace your old unit vs. repairing it, the trained professionals at Mohawk Heat can help. There
Home Fires Involving Clothes Dryers and Washing Machines These reports highlight the dryer vent fire dangers caused by clogged or improperly installed dryer vents and faulty washing machines. More information “Home Fires Involving Clothes Dryers and Washing Machines” report (PDF, 1.4 MB) Fact sheet “Home Fires Involving Clothes Dryers and Washing Machines” fact sheet (PDF,
Furnace Repair and Maintenance A regularly scheduled furnace inspection and service is always recommended to help you avoid a sudden outage during the worst possible times – the dead of winter! We recommend contacting our professional service team in the spring and fall for general check-up and furnace repair and maintenance. Schedule an appointment today!