Heating FAQs

These are some of the most frequently asked questions having to do with heating. Please feel free to contact us if you can’t find your question answered below.

A heat pump is an all-in-one heating and cooling system. Instead of separated systems, like a furnace and an air conditioner, a heat pump can cool your home in the summer and heat your home during the winter.

Yes, you should exchange the furnace air filters regularly. Be sure and use the indicated size for your furnace, and double check they are installed the right way. Depending on the amount of system usage, pet dander, hair or fur, dust and other contaminants in the air, FAST of Florida suggests changing your air filter every 30 to 90 days.

It is pivotal to keep the area around the furnace free of debris, dirt, and any miscellaneous items. Keeping the area clear will also help ensure the equipment is more accessible for repairs or inspections.

If your heater requires frequent repairs, is 15 years or older, or cannot warm your home effectively, we suggest replacing it. When a heater or HVAC system is older, it doesn’t operate as effectively and could actually end up costing you more money than it should.

Remember, if you have any questions feel free call us at 727-545-8731!