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

What to Think About When Buying a New Generator

Monday, November 28th, 2016

Winter is coming to Ramsey, NJ, and while our civic power system is very reliable, Mother Nature always has the final word. A whole-house generator makes an excellent way to keep your home up and running when the power goes out in the crisis. Installing one now means you’ll be ready to go when any storms or similar crises hit, and maintain vital appliances like heaters, refrigerators and medical equipment no matter what.

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Beware of Creosote Build-Up in Your Chimney

Monday, November 21st, 2016

If you have a fireplace in your Wycoff, NJ home, chances are you’ve already used it a few times this fall. Fireplaces are cozy and romantic, and can make a great way for you to heat your home without costing you an arm and a leg. But like any other appliances, fireplaces must be maintained, lest their operation create unexpected problems for your home. One of the biggest issues fireplace owners have to contend with is the build-up of creosote in the chimney, which can prove a stubborn irritant or even a threat if it persists long enough.

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Cracked Heat Exchangers Spell Big Trouble

Monday, November 14th, 2016

Most furnaces in the Saddle River, NJ area are centralized forced-air models, which generate heat via a series of burners and transfer it to the air with a heat exchanger. The heated air can then be blown through the ducts in your home with a fan. It’s a reliable system and for most homes, it does its job safely and well. But when trouble arises, it can often be of the very large variety. A cracked heat exchanger, in particular, requires the immediate services of a professional

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Common Repair Issues with Tankless Water Heaters

Monday, November 7th, 2016

Tankless water heaters make a great alternative to traditional water heaters, warming the water instantly as it passes through your pipes instead of being stored in a tank. That makes for a huge number of benefits to your Wyckoff, NJ home, including nearly instant heat, lower monthly costs and a theoretically endless supply of heated water for your use. But tankless water heaters run into problems just like any other appliance, and when they do, you need to move swiftly to get it fixed. Here’s a quick list of some common issues facing tankless water heaters, as well as ways for you to spot them.

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