EB Design Air Inc. Blog : Archive for September, 2016

Is It Time for a New Water Heater?

Monday, September 26th, 2016

Water heaters get put to the test during our Ramsey, NJ winters: fighting cold temperatures in parts of the home that don’t usually get a lot of heat and undergoing significant strain in the process. If your water heater’s warranty has expired, and you don’t think it will work effectively for another winter, now is the perfect time to schedule a replacement. (It gives you time to make the change at a date of your choosing, instead of during the winter when the operation becomes much more difficult.) But how can you spot the signs that you need a new water heater?

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Time to Get Your Fireplace Ready

Monday, September 19th, 2016

September is moving right along here in Franklin Lakes, NJ and fall officially arrives this week. That makes it the ideal time to take a close look at your fireplace if you have one, and get it ready for use again. Fireplaces usually sit untouched throughout the summer months but the cozy atmosphere they provide — to say nothing of inexpensive heat — can be a boon to your household. With proper preparation, you can ensure that your fireplace does its job without trouble throughout our long East Coast winter. Here’s a quick list of some steps to take to help make sure that happens.

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Schedule a Heating Maintenance Session in September

Monday, September 12th, 2016

We’re halfway through September in Mahwah, NJ, and with the official start of fall just a few days away, it’s time to look ahead to heating season and address any concerns you may have with your heating system. Regardless of whether you use a boiler, a forced-air furnace, or something more radical like a geothermal heating system, it pays to perform a quality maintenance session this month, before the cold weather begins in earnest. A trained professional can take care of it for you.

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Install a Humidifier Now

Monday, September 5th, 2016

Summer is still here in New City, NY, but fall will be here before you know it and with it comes a host of issues that local homeowners will need to address. Among them is low humidity levels, creating dry air and a distinct comfort problem in many local homes. A whole-house humidifier can solve those problems, and with cool temperatures still weeks away, now is a great time to consider installing one, when you have time to plan at leisure. 

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