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Furnace Services in Joliet, IL
The furnace has been the backbone of residential heating in the U.S. for more than a century. Even as new types of heaters have come along, the furnace has evolved to remain a great option for combating the winter weather. You’ve probably live most of your life in homes heated by furnaces, so you know firsthand how effective they can be. A well-installed furnace, properly sized for a home, shouldn’t have any trouble delivering comfort to a household until the spring thaw.
When you choose a heating contractor to install or service a furnace for your home in Joliet, IL or the surrounding areas, make the best choice: call on Johansen & Anderson Inc. You can trust on our experience and training, as well as our equipment, to see that your furnace—whether gas or electric—is in the best shape for this winter and the winters to come. “Contact J&A Today, Sleep Tight Tonight!”
Gas Furnace vs. Electric Furnace: Which Type Is Better for Installation?
The general answer to this question is that the gas furnace is usually the superior choice. If your home has access to a natural gas line, then we advise that you make a gas–powered furnace the top pick on your list. There a two good reasons for this. First, natural gas is a less expensive energy source than electricity, and a gas furnace will cost you less to run each month. Second, a gas furnace provides a powerful level of heat that can overcome even the bitterest chill.
However, there are also reasons to consider an electric furnace. It’s a good option if your home isn’t connected to a natural gas line. Electric furnaces are also less expensive to install initially, and they are safer for homes than using a gas furnace. (However, today’s gas furnaces are extremely safe.)
Only Call on Professionals for Furnace Repairs!
You shouldn’t attempt to make any repairs to a broken heating system on your own, or look to a non–professional to tackle the job. With furnaces, this is especially important, as the potential for injury is high when amateurs tamper with one of them. A gas furnace can develop carbon monoxide leaks or even the threat of combustion if cared for wrong.
Even leaving aside the safety issues, furnaces are too complicated for anyone without proper training to handle correctly. If you want the heat from your failing or failed furnace restored to you fast, make sure that you contact our team. We’re NATE–certified so you’ll know you’re receiving the best, and we offer 24/7 response.
Contact Us When You Need Furnace Services in Joliet, IL
In addition to installing, repairing, and replacing furnaces in Joliet, IL and the surrounding areas, the experts at Johansen & Anderson Inc also provide annual maintenance through our Comfort Club program. Just sign up, and you’ll have the yearly inspections and tune–ups for your furnace taken care of.
No matter what service you require for the furnace in your home, we’re the heating contractor to call on. We started in business in 1946, just when the forced–air furnace was becoming the popular choice for winter comfort, and we’ve stayed on the edge of technological developments ever since! Contact us today to schedule service in your area.