Peak Home Performance Blog: Archive for the ‘Heating’ Category

Does a Gas Furnace Really Dry Out a Home’s Air?

Monday, January 18th, 2021

You may have heard it stated as a solid, unshakeable fact that a gas furnace dries out the air in a house. All that winter static electricity, cracked skin, and eye-and-nose irritation comes from the furnace sucking the moisture out of the home’s air.

But is this true? When you stop to think about how a gas furnace runs, it might not make much sense that it would remove moisture from the air. After all, there’s no water dripping in the furnace the way water drips in an air conditioner, which does remove moisture from the air as it runs. Is the “dry air from a furnace” a myth?

The answer is “yes and no.” A gas furnace can contribute to drier conditions, although not exactly the way you think. And there are ways you can deal with this problem, either with an IAQ solution or a different furnace in Colorado Springs, CO.

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Don’t Wait to Repair Your Furnace

Monday, December 21st, 2020
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It’s chilly in Colorado Springs and we know you’re feeling it in your home. The question is: what are you going to do about it? If your furnace is already showing signs that it’s wearing down then you should definitely pick up the phone or head over to your computer to contact us.

Sometimes, you’re going to have a furnace issue that’s pressing. We know that you’re probably not excited to call for furnace repair in Colorado Springs, CO in the middle of the heating season. It’s a good idea to do this now though. We’re going to make sure that everything is as easy as possible for you. You’re going to need your heater on the chilly nights ahead. Assure that you have great comfort with our team.

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5 Signs Your Boiler Needs Helps

Monday, December 7th, 2020

Winter has just begun, but the writing is already on the wall—your boiler is going to be limping across the finish line at the rate it’s going now. It’s way too soon for your boiler to act up. It’s getting colder by the day and we’re sure you’ve noticed the change. You’re cold and you’re looking to stay warm. Your boiler is the main unit that you need to depend on during this time.

If you need boiler repair in Colorado Springs, CO, then we’re the team you need to call. Stay vigilant and keep your boiler in mind this season. We know that it’s not always obvious that you need boiler repair. We’re here today to make it abundantly clear. Here are five clear-cut signs that you need help with your boiler.  

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When to Replace Your Old Home’s Heater

Monday, November 23rd, 2020
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You have an older home, and you love it. The ambiance and charm are unparalleled, and you wouldn’t trade it for the world. The only problem is that the heater could be a bit better. We encounter this often with our homeowners who live in older homes. Just because your home is old, doesn’t mean the heater has to be too!

Peak is here for you. We know how to help you out and we can answer any questions that you have too. If you’re ever wondering if it’s time to replace, you can come to one of our professionals. We’re going to answer all the questions for you. We specialize in heating in Colorado Springs, CO.

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Buying an Old Home? How’s the Furnace?

Monday, November 9th, 2020
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If you’re in the process of buying a new home, we know that this is an exciting time. This is especially true if you’re buying an older home in our area. The older, craftsman style homes in Colorado Springs are beautiful. The only thing about this though is that you might have outdated parts of your home that need some managing. This is where furnace repair in Colorado Springs, CO.

Call us when you need heating repair work in an older home. We specialize in this type of work. We’re Colorado Springs locals too. This means that we’re ready to cover everything that you need because we understand those needs inside and out. Peak Home Performance is here when you need repairs after you purchase your new home.

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Read This to Learn More About Your Heating Options

Monday, April 13th, 2020

When the time comes to install a new heater in your home, things can get pretty overwhelming pretty fast. There are just so many options to choose from, so how in the world do you even begin to narrow down your choices?

Well, let us recommend taking a breather and continuing to read this blog. We have highlighted some of our favorite heating systems for you below. All you have to do is keep reading, give us a call, and let us help you with the rest.

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All the Reasons to Consider a New Boiler!

Monday, March 30th, 2020
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It may be officially Spring, but temperatures here in Colorado aren’t all that high. We’ve still got plenty of chilly evenings to look forward to, so if you are in the market for a new heating system, why not consider a boiler?

There are plenty of reasons to consider installing one of these radiant heating systems in your home, and below, we have highlighted a few of them. All you have to do is keep reading to find out more, and of course, remember to call us when you need a Colorado Springs heating contractor.

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No, Your Furnace Should NOT Sound Like This!

Monday, March 16th, 2020

Your furnace is incredibly important to your overall comfort, so of course, you don’t want to take it for granted! Therefore, it is important that you pay it a little extra attention and keep your eyes and ears open for issues that may indicate a serious problem!

There are a number of strange sounds that you definitely don’t want to hear from your furnace, and below, we have listed some of them for you. All you have to do is keep reading to find out more, and yes, remember to call our team when you need furnace repairs in Colorado Springs.

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All the Reasons to Love a Gas Furnace

Monday, March 2nd, 2020
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Of course, when it comes to your comfort, you want the best of the best. Therefore, we recommend having a furnace, specifically a gas furnace, installed in your home. Not only are these systems highly efficient and effective, but they’re also super durable and reliable — there’s a reason they’ve been named the most popular home heating system in the country!

There are a number of reasons to consider installing a gas furnace in your home, and below, we have listed some of them for you. All you have to do is keep reading to find out more, and of course, remember to schedule your new furnace installation in Colorado Springs with our team!

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Yes, Your Ductless System Needs Repairs Too!

Monday, February 17th, 2020

If you happen to own a ductless HVAC system, then know just how awesome they are. Not only are they highly efficient and effective, but they also take up very little space and can provide year-round comfort with just the flip of a switch!

But, unfortunately, no matter how great your ductless system is, eventually, it is going to require repairs. In fact, ductless systems come with their own set of unique repair needs, some of which we have outlined for you below. So, what are you waiting for? Keep reading to find out more and remember to call us for your heating repairs in Colorado Springs.

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