Axiom Home Services, Inc. Blog: Archive for November, 2017

Is Your Furnace Safe to Run?

Monday, November 20th, 2017

furnace-flame-blueLong ago, owning a central heating system was a little risky. There was little protection from gas leaks, fire, and carbon monoxide leaks that could turn deadly. Today, furnaces that run on natural gas are much, much safer. Still, if it’s been a while since you’ve used your heating system, you might have some concerns. And these could be justified.

So is your heating system safe to run this season? To find out, ask yourself these questions. If you have any concerns, call our team and we would be happy to give your system a full inspection.

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HVAC FAQ: What’s a Heat Pump?

Sunday, November 5th, 2017

heat-pump-outdoor-unitHVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) and the industry that surrounds it contains a lot of terminology that, frankly, no average homeowner needs to know. Still, there’s one term we think people in most parts of the U.S., especially those in warmer climates, should know: heat pump.

While it may sound like a “heat pump” would be a heating system, this is only half true. A heat pump is primarily an air conditioner, but it has the ability to heat a home as well. This heating and cooling all-in-one system is ideal for New Mexico residents and is capable of keeping you comfortable efficiently all year long.

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