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Carbon Monoxide DANGER In The House: Your Furnace.

Posted by Michael Kamps on Mon, Oct 21, 2013 @ 12:45 PM

What Every Greenville Area Homeowner Should Know About The Threat Of Carbon Monoxide!

Although your furnace is not the only potential risk for carbon monoxide(CO), it will be the focus of this article. There are steps to determine the risks and potential for carbon monoxide. Questions like:

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Tags: Furnace Tune Up, Carbon Monoxide, Heat Exchanger

Preventing Carbon Monoxide Poisoning: Recognizing The Threat!

Posted by Michael Kamps on Sat, Oct 12, 2013 @ 09:52 AM

Too Many Greenville and Cedar Springs  Homeowners Are Taking Unnecessary Risks!

Carbon monoxide poisoning can kill without warning, as your family sleeps. This information is to inform every homeowner what they need to know; what it is and how it occurs. (And yes, all of this to impress upon homeowners the importance of having a Furnace Tune-Up).

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Tags: Furnace Tune Up, Testing, Carbon Monoxide

Are Greenville Homeowners Missing Out On A Furnace Tune Up?

Posted by Michael Kamps on Tue, Oct 08, 2013 @ 02:58 PM

Grand Rapids and Rockford Homeowners Are Missing Out!

We figure somewhere in the neighborhood of 85 - 95% of homeowners are running some unnecessary risks with their health or wasting $$money because they haven't understood the facts.

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Tags: Furnace Tune Up, Furnace, Prevention, Maintenance, Safety

How Much Does a Furnace Cleaning or Tune Up Cost?

Posted by Michael Kamps on Wed, Sep 25, 2013 @ 02:10 PM

A Common Question Homeowners In The Greenville, Ionia,and Cedar Springs Area Are Searching Online Is, "How much does a furnace cleaning or tune up cost?"

The quick answer is, it depends; all furnace tune ups are not the same. There's a difference between the "15-minute-pop-your-head-in-the-door" tune-up and a complete 16 -Point Tune-Up.

What I thought I'd try to do is help you understand the answer to this question. As a company, we are highly motivated to teach and preach maintenance & service. Here's why we are motivated; in most homes, furnaces are typically ignored until they malfunction.

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Tags: Furnace Tune Up, Furnace, Prevention, Maintenance

Labor Day Sales, Football Season and.. the Furnace Tune Up?

Posted by Michael Kamps on Mon, Sep 02, 2013 @ 05:27 PM

There's something about Labor Day weekend that I think affects everyone in some way; it almost works like  switch. For many people it signals the end of Summer and everything associated with it. Even though we'll still have warm, even hot days yet.

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Tags: Furnace Tune Up, Inspection, Maintenance, Carbon Monoxide

Farmer's Almanac 2014 and The Furnace Tune Up.

Posted by Michael Kamps on Tue, Aug 27, 2013 @ 03:37 PM

In case you missed it, the Farmer's Almanac predictions for the winter of 2013-14 were just announced today. This winter is expected to be "very cold" which if that's true, your furnace and heating system is going to get a pretty good workout.

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Tags: Furnace Tune Up, Energy Efficient Solutions, Furnace Replacement, Safety

Energy Efficiency Solutions For Homeowners.

Posted by Michael Kamps on Tue, Mar 26, 2013 @ 03:42 PM

Energy Efficiency And You, The Homeowners In Greenville, Rockford, Grand Rapids and the surrounding area.

Energy efficiency will be an important topic for years to come, unfortunately there are plenty of myths and misinformation. This leads to significant confusion about what improvements should be tackled first. At H&H Plumbing & Heating, our mission is to help homeowners like you make the best buying decision using our vast knowledge and experience of improving the performance of homes.

Let's start by pointing out that heating and cooling a home takes up the major portion of utility bills. That shouldn't surprise anyone. As you can see 58% of your energy usage is consumed by your HVAC System and Hot Water Heater.

In an attempt to target and reduce these pieces of the pie, homeowners often spend money on things that don't really help or deliver the results they hope for.

Guys like Dr. Michael Busby, past president of Watt Count Engineering Systems says energy is one of those things that affects our lives every day; with utility bills rising each year and projected to keep increasing at 8% to 10% a year, so people are looking for ways to cut down on their energy usage and monthly bills.

DTE Energy states on their website:

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Tags: Furnace Tune Up, Furnace Repair, Energy Efficiency, Energy Efficiency Tips

Is A Furnace Tune Up A Scam?

Posted by Michael Kamps on Wed, Mar 06, 2013 @ 03:17 PM

Furnace Tune Ups: Some Think It's A Potential Scam.

So for most homeowners a furnace tune-up is a service they don't necessarily think about. The problem is, no one has properly explained the importance or the value; especially the risk they are taking. Some homeowners think it's a gimmick to get in the door to sell something you don't need.

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Tags: Furnace Tune Up, Furnace, Pevention, Maintenance, Scams

Greenville Area Homeowners: Are Your Missing Out On A Furnace Tune Up?

Posted by Michael Kamps on Sat, Feb 09, 2013 @ 10:09 AM

Homeowners In Greenville, Cedar Springs, & Rockford Are Missing Out!

We figure somewhere in the neighborhood of 89 - 91% of homeowners are running some unnecessary risks with their health or wasting $$money because they haven't understood the facts.

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Tags: Furnace Tune Up, Furnace, Maintenance, Carbon Monoxide

A Furnace Tune Up: TOP 10 Reasons You NEED One!

Posted by Michael Kamps on Tue, Jan 15, 2013 @ 11:22 AM

Top 10 Reasons Homeowners NEED a Furnace Tune-Up and Comfort Consultation(at least one)!

In most homes, heating and air conditioning (HVAC) systems are typically ignored until they malfunction. That doesn't make sense to us. Because of poor specification and installation, HVAC equipment tends to operate inefficiently and deteriorate faster than necessary(especially of you haven't had a Tune Up in the last several years).

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Tags: Furnace Tune Up, Testing, Inspection