You’ve decided to replace your heating system, but you’re not sure what type of system you should buy? Should you stick to what you already have, or is there something better? What’s all this about energy efficiency ratings – is it worth the hype? Read below for some questions you should ask your local heating […]Read more
Should I Schedule My Fall Heating Tune-Up Before It Gets Cold in Triangle?
After a long Summer, it’s finally Fall. Yay!! With record-breaking temperatures in the Carolinas, it’s hard to imagine needing to turn your heat on, but you will before you know it. Winter is just a short time away and you should make sure your home is ready for the cold weather. Here are some things […]Read more
Mistakes That Can Shorten the Life of Your Heating System in Chapel Hill, NC
Your heating system is an investment into your home and your comfort over the winter. To maximize the lifespan of your heating system, it is important to service it regularly and keep it clean. After all, the average lifespan of a furnace is thirteen to fifteen years. Why spend money unnecessarily when you can avoid […]Read more
Are some rooms in your home too warm while others are too cold?
Air Conditioning Inconsistencies Many homes have some rooms that are always cooler or warmer than others. This can be due to uneven sunlight, uneven venting, poor air flow or the location of the thermostat. If all these rooms tend to be at different temperatures which room would you put the thermostat in? Most homes have […]Read more
Should I Leave My Heating Vents Open or Closed During Winter?
If you’re like most homeowners in the Triangle, you start looking for ways to save energy once cold weather arrives. One of the oldest tricks in the book is closing air vents to avoid wasting heat on unused rooms. But does this actually save money? Read on for Boer Brothers’ tips on using your heating […]Read more
Should I Buy a Heat Pump or a Traditional Furnace?
Searching for the right heating system for your home can be a daunting process. And one of the hardest decisions is choosing between a heat pump and traditional furnace. So which is best for your home? Read below for Boer Brothers’ advice. What is a heat pump? Heat pumps are becoming more and more popular […]Read more
Schedule Your Fall Furnace Maintenance Now
At Boer Brothers Heating & Cooling, we’re constantly preaching the importance of maintenance for HVAC systems. And there’s no more crucial time of the year for service than fall. Read on to see why you should schedule your fall furnace maintenance now. Schedule fall furnace maintenance now Now is the perfect time to schedule heating […]Read more
Furnace Replacement or Repair: Which Should I Choose?
At Boer Brothers Heating & Cooling, we hear virtually the same story from customers every day in the winter. On a cold, grey day that seems chillier than usual for the Triangle, you make a beeline to the thermostat to turn up the heat a few degrees. You wait for the familiar sound of the […]Read more
How to Prepare Your Heating System for a Snowstorm
When snow and ice make their way into the Triangle this winter, you’ll want to be sure that your heating system is well prepared. Here are Boer Brothers’ tips for preparing your HVAC system for a winter storm. Prepare your furnace for winter in Carrboro, NC Proper furnace maintenance is critical to keeping your furnace […]Read more
Artic Blast Headed Our Way-Tips for Keeping your Home Warm on the Coldest Days
Winter is coming! We are about to feel winter first real icy caress as a thumper of a cold front breaks through. We live in heat pump country and while they are equipped with backup electrical heat to supplement on those really cold days, sometimes they still struggle particularly if your home or business is […]Read more