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Heat pumps vs. furnaces

Furnaces are the traditional means of heating buildings. These devices use fuel to generate heat and then use a fan to circulate this heat through the building. There are gas furnaces, oil furnaces and electric furnaces. Heat pumps act as sort of a reverse air conditioner. Instead of transferring heat from inside the building to…

Posted in : Heating, Furnace, Heat pump

Five reasons why you need a smart thermostat now

Think about how often your heater or air conditioner is running when you’re not at home. Now, consider this: Heating and cooling accounts for nearly half of the average homeowner’s energy bill. A smart thermostat can help cut the waste while keeping your home comfortable year round. Some of the advantages of these devices include:…

Posted in : Heating, Cooling

Tips to prepare your home for freezing temperatures

Plumbing tips Leave the water running As water freezes it expands which leads to burst pipes and expensive water damage. The best protection is to ensure all lines are insulated. As a reliable fail-safe when temperatures drop below freezing, we recommend leaving one faucet on so that a drip leaves the faucet every second or so….

Posted in : Heating

Thinking about DIY’ing your furnace repair? Think again.

  It’s just not safe. Unsurprisingly, this is the number one reason not to repair your own furnace, as doing so can have major safety and health ramifications. If your furnace is powered by natural gas, improper repair can lead to dangerous leaks that can expose your family to toxic fumes and the risk of…

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Isn’t it time you elected to save money?

Trade in your clunker and save. Fall and winter is a time for family and relaxation—not clanking furnaces, drafty windows, or frigid showers. Now’s the time to adopt an “out with the old, in with the new” policy with our cash for clunkers deal. It’s easy! Give us a call to come out and pick…

Posted in : Heating, Cooling

Eight tips for upgrading heating in Seattle homes

Seattle is gifted with a fairly mild and temperate climate. We don’t have the same harsh winters as cities on the same latitudinal parallel on the East Coast. However, it does get cold here for a few months, and during that time you certainly want a heating system that efficiently gets the job done. For property owners seeking…

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Fall weather is on the horizon… is your home ready?

Rainy days and windstorms don’t have to get you down. In fact, you may not even notice them at all. If rain and windstorms are in the forecast (as they seem to be more and more), consider installing a generator from Washington Energy. Not only will your Honeywell standby generator work hard for the long…

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How can you benefit from a furnace upgrade?

An efficient home heating system will provide the level of comfort you want throughout the winter season at the lowest cost possible. If it’s nearly time for new furnace installation in your home, choosing a high-efficiency furnace product offers many clear advantages. Even if your existing furnace is in relatively good shape, it’s still important…

Posted in : Heating, Furnace

Residential boilers: the classically efficient choice

How do boilers work? These classic heating systems operate by warming water to a preset temperature and circulating that fluid in pipes throughout a dwelling. And when we say classic, we mean it—the first boiler was invented in the late 1700’s. While boilers may often be associated with commercial buildings, schools, or other large structures,…

Posted in : Heating, Tankless water heaters

Is your furnace ready for fall?

Show it a little TLC. Fall is the perfect season to schedule a furnace service, repair, or tune-up. The coldest days of winter are not an ideal time to start thinking about this—do it now before your furnace gets kicked into high gear. Call Washington Energy for the following furnace services: Precision Tune-Up: This 37-point…

Posted in : Heating

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