Indoor Air Quality Solutions for Your Home (Part 1)

Indoor Air Quality Solutions for Your Home (Part 1)

People tend to consider air pollution as something outdoors — the ozone, smog, or that haze hovering in the air, particularly in summer. But the fact is, the air inside homes, offices, and other buildings is usually far more polluted than the air outside.  While it's...

Why is My Furnace Leaking?

Why is My Furnace Leaking?

Have you noticed your furnace leaking?  If it is, don't let this issue continue!  Leaking liquid can cause mold to grow, clogging, and permanent damage to your valuable furnace system.    Your Condensation Drain Could Be Plugged Up If your drain is plugged up,...

Halloween Heating Tips for Homeowners

Halloween Heating Tips for Homeowners

On Halloween (originally called All Hallows' Eve) legend says the barrier separating the living world and dead becomes fragile, which enables spirits to run unchecked among the living. Ghosts and hobgoblins roam the earth; witches take to the sky on their broomsticks...

Let’s Talk About Gas Furnace Safety

Let’s Talk About Gas Furnace Safety

It's efficient. It's affordable. It's the world's cleanest fossil fuel (used to heat more than half of the American homes).  Over the last century, natural gas has become a staple in American life. Whether it be your stove, your dryer, your water heater, or like most...

Scared of High Electric and Gas Bills? Here are Some Tips!

Scared of High Electric and Gas Bills? Here are Some Tips!

If you are like most homeowners nowadays, you are striving to find ways and means to keep your utility bills low.  Keeping your home cool during the summer and warm during another Franklin County winter costs a small fortune. Fortunately for you, however, all that's...

Eight Reasons You Should Get a Furnace Tune-Up

Eight Reasons You Should Get a Furnace Tune-Up

With the national average cost of a new furnace (with installation) ranging thousands of dollars, we at your Five Star Heating and Cooling Company want to do all we can to save you money and keep your family safe and warm through the coming winter—and to avoid having...