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

Low Air Flow in Your Heater

Monday, October 31st, 2016

Fall is a very good time to check your heating system for problems here in Ramsey, NJ, when the weather is cool and you’re using your system regularly, but the need isn’t quite as dire as it will be in a few weeks. Most of us rely on forced-air furnaces for our heat, and one specific problem to watch for its a reduction in air flow from your vents. That usually needs to be addressed sooner rather than later, and spotting it now gives you some time to schedule repairs before winter closes in.

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Signs of Trouble with Your Fireplace

Monday, October 24th, 2016

We’ve already seen our share of chilly days here in the Northeast, which means that — if your home has a fireplace — you’ve likely had cause to use it at least once or twice. The fall makes an ideal time to check your fireplace for signs of trouble, and if an issue arises, you can summon a repair service before the temperature drops too low.

That will help your fireplace work as efficiently as it can later in the winter, and can often lower the cost of repairs, since sooner is always preferable to later when it comes to correcting a long-standing problem. Here’s a quick list of signs of trouble with your fireplace, which you should watch for when planning to build a fire this fall.

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3 IAQ Products to Help Your Heater

Monday, October 17th, 2016

IAQ stands for “indoor air quality,” and frankly speaking it comes second only to heating here in New City, NY. That’s not surprising given how cold our winters are. But while heating should  come first, you shouldn’t ignore the benefits that indoor air quality products can provide: keeping your air clean and healthy no matter what the conditions are outside. Even more, IAQ products can help ease the strain on your heating system this winter: lowering your monthly bills and reducing the risks of a breakdown. Now is the time to install them, before the snow starts to fall. Here are 3 specific products you should consider if you’d like to give your furnace or boiler a boost this winter.

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3 Alternate Forms of Heating

Monday, October 10th, 2016

Winter is on its way here is Saddle River, NJ, and if you need a new heating system installed in your home, now is the time to act. Doing so before the snows fall means you’ll have a first-rate heating system ready to go. And if traditional boilers or forced-air furnaces aren’t quite what you have in mind, you might want to think about having an alternative form of heating installed. We’ve listed three of them below to give you a good idea of what we’re talking about.

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How to Avoid a Heating Emergency

Monday, October 3rd, 2016

Heating emergencies are no small considerations in towns like Wyckoff, NJ. Our recent winters have been colder than ever and without reliable heating, you’re apt to find your home turning into a freezer in a matter of hours. Emergency services are available to conduct heating repairs on short notice, which should come as at least a small relief. However, you can help your own cause out by working to prevent heating emergencies, starting now while the weather is still warm. Here’re a few general guidelines.

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