Furnace Articles

7 Furnace Maintenance Tips

August 31, 2023
HVAC Technician performing maintenance on furnace.

Everyone is busy and many seemingly more important priorities tend to creep up every month to consume time and money.

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What Are Signs I Need a New Furnace?

January 13, 2023
Image of someone working on a furnace. What Are Signs I Need a New Furnace?

A furnace is a major investment for any Jamestown homeowner. Although it’s not something that will need to be done frequently, most people will face the decision of needing to purchase a new heating system sometime during home ownership.

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Conventional HVAC or a Heat Pump: Which Is Better?

December 14, 2022
Conventional HVAC or a Heat Pump: Which Is Better?

We all take climate control for granted these days. In winter, we expect warmth from our heating system; in summer, we demand the cool comfort of air conditioning. Most Portsmouth homeowners don’t give that a second thought—until the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system breaks down and replacement decisions need to be made. Today, the majority of homes either use a conventional air conditioner (AC) and furnace combination or a heat pump. Our team at Ocean State Air Solutions is well-versed in the difference as well as the benefits of each type of system.

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What Are Furnace Filters?

October 14, 2022
A view of a furnace filter with a white background. What Are Furnace Filters?

A way to keep your furnace in good condition in your Road Island home is to consistently replace or clean the furnace filter.

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Tips to Troubleshoot Your Thermostat

December 23, 2021
Man Fixing Thermostat

If your HVAC system stops working, it could be from a broken thermostat. To help, use these tips to check and troubleshoot your thermostat.

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What’s the Difference Between My Furnace Fan Settings—ON and AUTO?

November 30, 2021
Furnace Fan Settings

There are furnace-fan settings on your thermostat for ON and AUTO. Which option is the best choice for your household?

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When Do I Know It’s Time to Buy a New Furnace?

November 15, 2021
Cold Couple in Front of a Radiator

If you’re struggling with the question of whether or not to buy a new furnace, our professionals are here to help with the following advice.

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How Does My Gas Furnace Work?

October 29, 2021
Closeup Shot Of Home Furnace Burner Ignited

Our professionals encourage you to understand how your gas furnace works so you can spot any potential problems in your heating system.

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