Roadrunner Air Conditioning, Heating & Plumbing Blog: Archive for February, 2016

Signs That You Need Plumbing Repair

Monday, February 29th, 2016

One of the most irritating things about plumbing systems is how difficult it can be to detect problems with them. This is because most of the average plumbing system is hidden from view, which makes it all but impossible to detect plumbing problems early. If you know what to look for, however, there are still ways to find plumbing problems before they inflict massive damage on the system. Let’s take a look at some of those problems now.

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The Trouble with Poorly Sized Furnaces

Monday, February 22nd, 2016

There are a lot of things that need to be considered when purchasing a new furnace, and most of them receive the attention they deserve. One factor that seems to go unnoticed all too often, however, is the size of the furnace. Far too many homeowners think that as long as the furnace can physically fit in the space they have available, it will work just fine. This is not the case. An improperly sized furnace can actually cause all sorts of problems. Let’s take a look at what can happen if you install a furnace that’s the wrong size.

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The Benefits of Ductless Mini Splits

Tuesday, February 16th, 2016

If you’re in the market for a new heating system this winter, you may be tempted to go with the same kind of system you had before. Inertia is a pretty powerful force when it comes to decisions like these, especially considering the choice paralysis that so many heating options can create. Before you make a decision, however, you really should take a look at what other home heating systems have to offer. Let’s take a look at ductless mini splits, how they work, and how they can benefit your home.

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Call for Ductless Mini Split Repairs if You Notice These Signs

Monday, February 8th, 2016

Ductless mini splits are just as susceptible to problems as any other system. Also, like most other systems, ductless mini split problems tend to get worse if they are left alone. If you’re using a ductless mini split to keep warm this winter, you should know the signs that your system is in need of repair. Let’s take a look at some of the common signs that your ductless mini split system needs professional attention.

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What You Need to Know About Carbon Monoxide

Monday, February 1st, 2016

Natural gas is the primary fuel used for home heating across the country. It’s cheap, plentiful, and puts out a good amount of heat relative to the amount burned. However, it’s not a perfect fuel. There are a number of drawbacks to using natural gas, and one of the biggest is carbon monoxide. If you are using a natural gas appliance to heat your home, read on for more information about that dangers of carbon monoxide.

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