Gas Furnaces Articles

What Does AFUE Mean?

December 10, 2021
What Does AFUE mean?

While an air conditioner’s efficiency is measured by its SEER (Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio) rating, an electric or gas- or oil-fired furnace’s efficiency is measured by its AFUE, or average fuel utilization efficiency. This standard measurement is given in percentages, letting you know how much of your fuel is actually used to heat your Lake Charles home and how much fuel is wasted. 

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7 Furnace Maintenance Tips

November 24, 2020
7 Furnace Maintenance Tips

It’s understandable that maintenance tasks often fall by the wayside. Many Orange homeowners follow the mantra of “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” Everyone is busy and many seemingly more important priorities tend to creep up every month to consume time and money.

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How Does My Gas Furnace Work?

January 21, 2020
gas furnaces working

Although today’s furnaces can generate heat using a variety of fuels, natural gas is one of the most popular. Natural gas furnaces typically use a combination of methane and other carbon-based gases. Our professionals at Innovative Air Solutions encourage you to understand how your gas furnace works so you can spot any potential problems in…

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