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Why Is My Furnace Making a Strange Noise?

Written by on April 20, 2017 in Great Dane HVAC Blog with 0 Comments
Why Is My Furnace Making a Strange Noise?

A loud noise from your furnace is more than just an annoyance: it also may be a sign of a serious problem. Unusual noises from your furnace can mean the unit is somehow damaging itself, or even posing a danger to your home and anyone nearby. As such, don’t ever ignore noises from your furnace! […]

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When Should I Replace My Furnace?

Written by on April 6, 2017 in Great Dane HVAC Blog with 0 Comments
When Should I Replace My Furnace?

Furnaces tend to last long enough that we sometimes forget we ever have to replace them. However, even the most durable furnace should be replaced eventually. Replacing a furnace is certainly expensive, but it’s important to view these expenses in the long-term. When you take into account costly repairs and higher energy efficiency, buying a […]

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Spring HVAC Checklist for Metro Detroit Homeowners

Written by on March 30, 2017 in Great Dane HVAC Blog with 0 Comments
Spring HVAC Checklist for Metro Detroit Homeowners

We know March usually has at least one last snowfall to keep us on our toes, but believe it or not, spring is right around the corner. Before we know it, we’ll be shutting off our furnaces and switching on our A/C. In other words, it’s almost time for annual spring cleaning and maintenance of […]

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Should You Install a Zone Control System in Your Home?

Written by on March 28, 2017 in Great Dane HVAC Blog with 0 Comments
Should You Install a Zone Control System in Your Home?

If you haven’t heard of them before, zone control systems may sound like something out of Star Trek. In all seriousness, they’re not that complicated: a zone control system is a unit that allows you to control the heating and cooling for individual rooms (zones) in your house. The appeal is easy to see. Most, […]

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5 Reasons to Use a Humidifier

Written by on February 23, 2017 in Great Dane HVAC Blog with 0 Comments
5 Reasons to Use a Humidifier

5 Reasons to Use a Humidifier Ask any Michigander: the winters are tough. Between the icy roads, flu season, and the freezing winds, most people count down the days until spring. The health effects of winter are especially irritating. Colds are always coming and going, and for many, dry skin is an itchy, persistent problem. […]

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Your Furnace and You: How to Save Hundreds or More This Winter

Written by on February 8, 2017 in Great Dane HVAC Blog with 0 Comments
Your Furnace and You: How to Save Hundreds or More This Winter

Your Furnace and You: How to Save Hundreds or More This Winter By February, Michigan homeowners have already been paying several months’ worth of winter energy bills. To keep their homes comfortable despite the freezing temperatures, many people can easily spend three figures on their energy bills. While it may seem like there’s nothing you […]

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Why is My Furnace Blowing Cold Air

Written by on January 11, 2017 in Great Dane HVAC Blog with 0 Comments
Why is My Furnace Blowing Cold Air

Your furnace is running, but the air blowing out of the vents sends a shiver down your spine. It’s a frustrating situation, and one that might not make a whole lot of sense. This is actually quite common, but in order to find out why your furnace is blowing cold air, some troubleshooting is required. […]

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4 Reasons to Invest in a Smart Thermostat

Written by on January 4, 2017 in Great Dane HVAC Blog with 0 Comments
4 Reasons to Invest in a Smart Thermostat

A thermostat is one of those household appliances that most people never think twice about. Common sense indicates that the furnace and air conditioning units are very important, but your thermometer is actually very important too. While any old thermometer will control the temperature in your home and keep your system running, smart thermometers can […]

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5 Signs Your Furnace Could Use a Tune-Up

Written by on December 14, 2016 in Great Dane HVAC Blog with 0 Comments
5 Signs Your Furnace Could Use a Tune-Up

Wondering if you could use a furnace tune-up? The odds are your system could benefit from a review by a technician. With a tune-up, an expert can make sure everything is working properly, nothing is damaged or risking breakage, and that your system is optimized for maximum efficiency. In brief, tune-ups avert costly breakdowns and […]

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Trumps Carrier Deal Means More American Made Furnaces for Great Dane

Written by on December 5, 2016 in Great Dane HVAC Blog with 0 Comments
Trumps Carrier Deal Means More American Made Furnaces for Great Dane

This past Thursday, President-Elect Donald Trump visited the Carrier plant in Indiana, where he made a deal to save roughly half of 2,000 jobs the company planned to ship overseas. As a giant in the HVAC manufacturer, this has made a big splash in the industry and means Great Dane will be able to stock […]

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