Can You Fix Your Furnace on Your Own?

January 10th, 2022

It can be natural to get a burst of inspiration as a homeowner, as you start taking care of home improvement projects around the house. You finally replace that knob that was missing from the nightstand, you finished replacing the broken window in your shed, and now you’re looking to conquer more projects as you get things done. Firstly, we’d like to commend you for being such a hard worker! The world needs more homeowners like you, that’s for sure.

However, before you take those determined steps into the basement to start working on your broken furnace this winter, we’d like to talk about how maybe this is a project that you’d better off leaving in more qualified hands. Don’t take this the wrong way, there are a lot of projects that probably require your attention and nobody else’s, but your furnace just isn’t one of them.

Here are just a few reasons why furnace repair in Kalispell, MT should never be done by a homeowner.

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What Is Wrong With A Noisy Furnace?

December 27th, 2021

It’s that time of year again! Yeah, we said it! Time to take a good look at that screeching, dust-infested Ol’ Faithful hidden in the back of your basement and see what that baby’s worth. Now I know what you might be thinking. The last repair person was here just a little over a year ago, there’s no need to look into those kinds of expenses. But think again. If your furnace is doing anything more than the regular, low-pitched monotone humming while the blower runs, then there’s a high chance that you’re in need of professional furnace repair.

In order to ensure that peace of mind while you spend this festive season in the comfort and warmth of your full house, here’s a quick list of furnace noises that should let you know when your home is at risk. Additionally, we’ll let you in on where you can find the best professional furnace repair in Kalispell, MT.

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Announcing Our Annual Furnace Giveaway Winner!

December 20th, 2021

Today is the day! We’ve been telling folks in our area about our annual furnace giveaway all season and the day has finally come when we announce the winner! Without further ado, we’d like to shine the spotlight on our lucky winner:

Susan Elizagray

Congratulations! We’ll get in touch with you right away to make sure that you get all set with a comfortable and high-quality heating system that’s bound to last for years to come.

We want to take this time to wish everyone happy holidays, and extend our gratitude to all the members of this community. We think it’s important that we not only provide a new furnace to a homeowner who needs it, but also that we wish our customers well and thank you for being so great.

So, thank you for being our amazing customers and we look forward to serving all of you in 2022!

Make sure you contact Bill’s Superheat, Inc. for all your HVAC needs this winter.

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3 Signs Your Heater Is on Its Way Out

December 13th, 2021

It’s almost wintertime! This means that we’ll be getting a lot of calls from customers out there who need help with their heating systems. From furnaces to heat pumps, this coming season really tests the limits of what our heaters can do and why professional service is so important.

Today, we wanted to focus on three unique signs that your heater might be telling you it doesn’t just need repairs, but that it might need an entire heater replacement in Kalispell, MT. We know that this might not be the easiest topic to read about, and it’s definitely harder to plan for than heating repair, but it’s absolutely worth doing research into. Just like any large investment, the payoff can be huge when you do your own research and learn about what heating systems are available.

So, let’s start talking about whether or not you might need a heater replacement in your home!

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Should You Choose a Gas or Electric Furnace?

November 15th, 2021

When it comes to furnace repair in Columbia Falls, MT, the type of furnace you have changes the game. Gas furnaces and electric furnaces, while both being fixable by professionals on our team, require different technology and expertise. The systems just function very differently and we think it’s important that homeowners know that moving forward.

If you’re a newcomer to the HVAC field, or you’ve maybe just gotten introduced to the technology, then we welcome you to this blog! Here we go in detail about the specific components of a gas or electric furnace, but in a way that’s going to be helpful and informative to homeowners that need help. We’ll discuss the major differences between gas and electric furnaces, as well as talk about why our team can help fix your system if it’s struggling.

Don’t hesitate to call us with any additional questions you might have. We’ve got answers!

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It’s Time for a Furnace Safety Check

November 1st, 2021

It’s the time of year when we really start kicking our furnaces into gear. Those reliable heating machines are the perfect defense against frigid temperatures when we start staying indoors to watch movies, cook dinner, and play board games. This type of relaxation with your family can only truly be achieved with the help of a team of HVAC professionals that can check the safety of your furnace.

The elephant in the room here is peace of mind, the ability to enjoy quality heat all winter long without being fearful of any dangers that might persist. A gas furnace isn’t supposed to be dangerous, but when it is neglected or doesn’t undergo the safety inspection it’s supposed to, then it can quickly become dangerous.

Keep reading to learn whether or not your furnace needs heater repair in Kalispell, MT, and what to do if you’re unsure of the condition your system is in.

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Do Heat Pumps Work in Cold Climates?

October 18th, 2021

Your heating system might be on its last legs and you’re looking into heat pumps as a viable heating replacement in Kalispell, MT. Or, perhaps you’re a new homeowner and you’d like to invest in a high-efficiency heat pump that can help lower your energy bills for the next few years. Regardless of what your position is, we can help you by providing some much needed information.

There are a few misconceptions circulating about heat pump systems in our neck of the woods. We live in a pretty cold climate that can be tough on heating systems during the height of winter, which is why it’s so important that homeowners understand what systems work and what systems don’t.

Can a heat pump work efficiently in a cold climate like ours? Is it a better idea to go with a furnace than a series of ductless mini splits for your heating replacement? We’ll answer these questions down below.

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The Importance of Sealing Your Ducts

October 4th, 2021

Your air ducts are a vital piece of your home comfort system. In order for the hot air to get into the rooms of your home this winter, you’re going to need your ducts to be in good shape.

Think of air ducts like a straw in a glass of soda. Ideally, it helps bring the cool, refreshing drink into your mouth without any problems. Now imagine that straw has a bunch of leaks, tears, and holes in it. All of a sudden, not only are you making a complete mess, but you’re wasting precious liquid that you’d rather be drinking instead of cleaning up. Your air ducts are the straw that delivers fresh, comfortable air throughout your home properly.

If you feel like your ducts are the leaky straw in our analogy, then you might need duct sealing in Kalispell, MT. We’re going to focus today on why duct sealing is such a helpful service we offer.

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The Unique Benefits of a Ductless System

September 20th, 2021

Ductless air conditioners are all the rage these days. With our ever-growing fascination with tiny homes and energy-efficient HVAC systems, ductless technology keeps hogging the spotlight. That’s why we think it’s important that homeowners know exactly what they’re purchasing when they look into investing in these systems.

Ductless HVAC systems can both heat and cool a home. While they might not be as efficient during our coldest winter months, they can be amazing for nine or ten months of the year while we deal with mild temperatures and the need for an improvement of a few degrees in one direction or the other.

Want to know about how ductless systems work and why you would ever think of investing in one? Well, keep reading. If you’re an unconventional homeowner, or perhaps a homeowner with an entirely electric house, then we’ll tell you all about how perfect ductless AC systems in Kalispell, MT are!

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Is Your Furnace a Furnacesaurus?

September 10th, 2021

Win a Free Furnace!

From now until December 17th, 2021, we’re running a contest where the prize is a free, brand-new furnace! This is part of our initiative to help the community proactively replace their aging furnaces and we’ll be starting with one lucky customer.

Click here to learn more about the contest and to enter your own information for a chance to win! You might have heard about our contest on the radio, or perhaps through word of mouth, but either way—now is the perfect time to join!

Don’t forget that if your furnace isn’t old but still needs maintenance or repairs before the heating season, our phone lines are open.

Call Bill’s Superheat, Inc. Here to Save the Day!

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