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Posts in Category ‘Furnace Replacement’



Essential Tips for Buying A Furnace

  With summer winding down, it’s a good idea to look toward fall and issues of home comfort for the cooler seasons. While some homeowners might be thinking about furnace maintenance, others might be looking into investing in a new one. If it’s time to for you to replace an old model or maybe purchase…




5 Common Furnace Problems

Winter weather, as beautiful as it is, can be cold and dreary for weeks on end.  Trees are bare, the sky is grey, and the weather tends to be wet even if it isn’t snowing.  When it’s overcast and frigid, we retreat to our homes where the furnace gifts our lives with the perfect range…




Help! My House Doesn’t Heat Evenly!

Every building, home, and room normalizes into hot and cold spots throughout the year.  During the winter, you’ll find that some rooms are overheated while others require a sweater for every excursion. The causes of uneven heating in a building are many, but there are a few solutions you can use that range from permanent…




Energy Wars – Christmas Wakes Up

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to every one of our readers!  We’re extremely grateful for you all because, without you, we wouldn’t be able to continue providing the quality of work for central air systems that we do. That said, we’re enjoying a rather warm Christmas this year.  That’s a huge benefit, because it means…




Generators for your Central Heating

During the winter, losing access to your source of heat can be dangerous.  This is especially true for the elderly or the infirm.  If you’re using a heat pump or electric furnace, a power grid outage can be terrible news.  But you shouldn’t forget that a propane or natural gas furnace still uses electricity.  The…




Socks for Seniors!

You may have seen a few of our posts around the Socks for Seniors program.  We’re proud to be working with the folks at Socks to reach out to the senior citizens of our city during the holidays.  It’s important to remember that many of these people have been left behind but still struggle with…




Be Ready for Anything this Thanksgiving

Any big meal, celebration, or event comes with the risk of being stalled by emergencies.  Thanksgiving is no exception.  While friends and family are relaxing in the living room, you can almost certainly expect to be busily extinguishing fires.  From small “I forgot to bring the green bean casserole” to “the oven is out of…




HVAC Horror Stories | Energy-Suckers, Explosions, and More!

Is your heating and cooling system haunted? Continue reading to find out! We’ve compiled a list of HVAC horror stories from around the internet from real people. Although the stories below are highly embellished, all of these things are possible and could very well happen to you. Along with the home horror stories, you will also be…




Pre-Season Heating Safety Inspection | Fire Prevention Week

Cassel Home Comfort is reminding homeowners this week to take extra heating safety precautions with their furnace/heating system in preparation for a cold Champaign winter. According to the NFPA (National Fire Protection Association), “heating equipment is the second leading caused of U.S. home fires and home fire deaths.” In addition to addressing safety concerns with your…




Natural Gas Furnace Hazards | Furnace Tune-Up Tips

September was National Furnace Tune-Up Month! Did you schedule your furnace maintenance appointment yet? If not, you may change your mind by the end of this article.  Home heating is our most expensive energy cost for the year (around $1000), it’s well worth the effort to reduce this number. Schedule your annual furnace tune-up in the…




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