Cozy Heating Inc. Blog: Archive for the ‘Heating’ Category

Help! My Furnace Won’t Start Up or Stay On

Monday, February 5th, 2024
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We’ve experienced some intense winter weather already this year. With recent snowstorms and freezing-cold temperatures, it’s a good reminder of how essential your furnace is to keeping you not only comfortable in your home, but safe as well.

Unfortunately, it’s when temperatures are at their coldest that a furnace can suffer a catastrophic breakdown, leaving you without heat. Let’s go over what could cause a furnace to not start up and not stay on. If you find yourself without heat during a cold spell, be sure to call us for prompt heating repairs in Bothell, WA, as soon as you realize there’s a problem. We’ll restore your heating as quickly as possible.

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The 50% Rule for Replacing Your Furnace

Monday, December 18th, 2023
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Your furnace has been reliable for as long as you can remember. Sure, it needs a repair now and again, and there’s that annual maintenance appointment you have to pencil in, but it’s always there for you… until now. You called for repairs and just got hit with a big estimate, so what do you do?

This is when it’s time to consider furnace replacement in Arlington, WA, at least, depending on how high that bill is. Today, we’ll talk to you about the 50% rule of thumb that many homeowners go by, and why it’s a good idea to adopt it.

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A New Furnace for the Holidays: What to Look For

Monday, November 20th, 2023
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There are many exciting holiday gifts that would make the entire family happy. A huge smart TV, the latest gaming console, or a comfortable sofa are some gifts the whole family will love.

But have you ever thought about giving you and your family the ultimate gift in home comfort? We’re talking about a new furnace! 

Furnace installation is a gift the family might not be onboard for at first. But once they feel the unparalleled warmth and comfort a new furnace provides, the appreciation will flow in along with that warm, cozy air. If your existing heating system is old and outdated, here are some things to look for in a new system.

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3 Tips to Avoid Furnace Repairs this Holiday Season

Monday, November 6th, 2023
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For many people, the time between Halloween and the New Year is their most favorite time of year. From baking holiday cookies to watching favorite holiday movies, to putting up holiday decorations and choosing a Christmas tree, there’s a lot to look forward to during “the most wonderful time of the year.”

But nothing will interrupt your enjoyment of the holidays faster than a broken-down heating system. No one wants to be without heat during our cold, rainy winter. That’s why we’re providing 3 essential tips that’ll hopefully help you avoid an interruption in your heating service this season. From changing the air filter to scheduling maintenance, be sure to add these to your to-do list.

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4 Common Furnace Issues for WA Homeowners

Monday, October 23rd, 2023
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Furnaces are a common heating system throughout Arlington, WA. That’s because you rely on your heating system for many, many months of the year here in the Pacific Northwest. Furnaces are generally viewed as a tried and true method of heating a home.

So that’s why when a furnace begins to struggle to perform, you’ll notice it almost immediately. From poor airflow to a furnace that blows cold air instead of hot, let’s go over some signs that your furnace needs some TLC. It’s essential that you call us for furnace repair at the first sign of trouble.  These complex machines have safety concerns as well, which is why it’s never wise to try and fix them on your own.

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It’s Time to Schedule Fall Heating Maintenance

Monday, October 9th, 2023
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Fall is officially here in the Pacific Northwest. The kids are back in school, the days are getting shorter, the leaves are changing color, and it’s getting cold outside. It’s also the time of year when you should schedule heating system maintenance if you haven’t done so already. 

Heater and furnace tune-ups are absolutely necessary here in the Pacific Northwest where the heating season can last from September until May–and even into June! Scheduling maintenance of your home’s heating systems is how to keep your systems running at peak performance during our extended heating season. Here are the benefits of getting heating maintenance in Arlington, WA. 

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