Expert Tips

What Are Tankless Water Heaters?

Tankless water heaters, sometimes called instantaneous or on-demand water heaters, only heat water as it is needed. They’re known for their energy savings and storage capabilities. How Do They Work?Before you can understand how a tankless water heater works, it’s important to first understand traditional water heaters. Traditional models operate by maintaining a heated reserve of water … Continued

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What to Do About Frozen Pipes

Frozen pipes are a fairly common plumbing problem that many homeowners have dealt with. Keep reading to learn everything you need to know if this every happens to you! How to Know if Your Pipes are Frozen If you turn on a faucet and nothing comes out after a cold spell, there’s a pretty good … Continued

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How to Tell if Your Furnace Is Oversized

Having a furnace that’s too big for your space is extremely inefficient. There are two simple signs that indicate that your furnace is most likely oversized: Your furnace runs for a short period of time before shutting off. Your home has uncomfortable hot and cold rooms. Let’s go into more detail about each of these. … Continued

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Banging, Grinding, Whining: 3 Furnace Noises You Shouldn’t Ignore

Old furnaces can make all sorts of noises. While many aren’t any cause for concern for Framingham-area homeowners, there are 3 furnace noises you should never ignore: Banging Grinding Whining We’ll explore what’s causing these noises and what should be done to stop them. Banging Noise When the Furnace Kicks On Common causes of banging … Continued

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