Advanced Mechanical Services Blog: Archive for November, 2017

Repairs an Electric Furnace May Need

Monday, November 27th, 2017

cold-sweater-manIf you have an electric furnace keeping your family toasty warm during this winter, there’s no guarantee that it will work all of the time. If you scheduled maintenance for it—something necessary every year to prevent drops in efficiency and furnace malfunctions—you should have few problems and sail through until spring in comfort.

But there’s always the chance something may go wrong and you’ll need furnace repair in Paramus, NJ. Whenever you notice something amiss with your electric heater, such as a drop in household temperature, low airflow, or strange sounds coming from it, reach out to our technicians for repairs. We can come to your assistance 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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Why Won’t My Heat Pump Switch to Heating Mode?

Monday, November 13th, 2017

sun-and-snowflake-badgeTemperatures have fallen rapidly as the true cold of late fall sets in. That means that furnaces and other heating systems across the state are turning on for the first time in many months. Heat pumps have already been working for a long time, but in their cooling mode. All it takes to switch them over to heating mode is to make adjustments on their thermostats to set them for warmer temperatures.

But what if you adjust your thermostat to change your heat pump to heating mode… and nothing happens? Are you either still getting cooled air from the vents or the air feels like it’s room temperature? Then something is wrong. The problem could be a small one you can easily remedy on your own, or it could be a problem requiring heat pump repair in Paramus, NJ from HVAC professionals. Let’s look at some of the possibilities.

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