Gas Furnace Repair

Gas furnaces use a heat exchanger, or a metal box, to keep your room warm. Inside is a pilot light, which is connected to the fuel source (such as natural gas or propane).

 

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Gas Furnace Repair

H&H Heating and Air is your number one choice for HVAC services in Collin County and all of DFW. Our skilled and licensed technicians know how to fix any problem that may arise with your heating or A/C systems. If you are thinking of installing a gas furnace, or if you already have a gas furnace that needs maintenance, call the professionals you can trust at H&H.

How Do Gas Furnaces Work?

Gas furnaces use a heat exchanger, or a metal box, to keep your room warm. Inside is a pilot light, which is connected to a fuel source such as natural gas or propane. The pilot light is also connected to your thermostat, which is how you’re able to control the amount of heat needed at various times without having to go into the furnace. Air enters the heat exchanger through your ductwork. After the air is heated, it blows out the other end.

 

Why Use a Gas Furnace?

Using gas to heat your home is typically less expensive than using electricity – up to 50% less expensive. That’s because natural gas is currently cheaper than electricity, and power companies offer very affordable gas plans. Newer furnaces are extremely efficient and use less energy than the older models. Eco-conscious customers like gas because it’s a clean-burning fuel that does not harm the environment and actually reduces demand for electricity in an area.

Some say gas furnaces just feel warmer, and they are correct; gas furnaces quickly warm the air at the vents to temperatures of 110 and above. This makes a home quite toasty in a short amount of time.

Finally, because gas appliances are desirable, having a gas furnace can actually increase your home’s value. This could be worth considering if you are planning to sell your home.

 

Increases Home Value

Ask a real estate professional and he or she will likely tell you that people ask about natural gas availability when looking for new homes. They want comfort, convenience, and lower heating bills – the result of converting to gas.

 

Gas Furnace Safety

There are some important safety rules to follow when using a gas furnace. First, if you smell a faint odor of gas while your furnace is cycling on, you have nothing to worry about. If you smell gas throughout your home, there could be a leak that requires immediate attention by an HVAC professional.

When gas burns, it emits carbon monoxide (CO) that is vented outside of the home. Old or unmaintained units, or units that are blocked by dirt or insulation may leave the carbon monoxide in the air. This is extremely dangerous! We urge you to have carbon monoxide detectors installed. There is no other way to detect carbon monoxide because it is odorless and colorless. Exposure to carbon monoxide can cause harm or even kill you. If your detectors indicate its presence, get out of the house immediately and call for help.

Our Gas Furnace Repair and Maintenance Services

Gas furnaces tend to last for many years, but they can develop problems over time. If your furnace is making unusual rattling noises or producing little to no heat, it’s time to call H&H Heating and Air. We are always available for emergency repairs, day or night!

 

We provide all heating and gas furnace services, including:

  • Burners and Thermocouples
  • Condensing Furnaces
  • Fans and Belts
  • Air Filters
  • Electrical System
  • Carbon Monoxide Testing
  • Coil Cleaning
  • Free, No-Obligation Estimates
  • 24 Hour Emergency Repair

Give us a call at the first sign of trouble. The faster we repair the problem, the less damage you will have to deal with in the future. We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, even on holidays.

 

H&H Heating and Air: Your Source for Gas Furnaces

H&H Heating and Air in McKinney serves all of Collin County and the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, and we’re proud of the reputation we’ve earned over the past two decades. We have helped many families save money by installing energy-efficient devices and making sure their units were properly maintained, and we want to help you, too! When you need service or repairs for your gas furnace, make H&H your first call.

At H&H Heating and Air, we realize that what we’re really providing our customers is peace of mind.

If you’re experiencing any of these issues and need new ductwork installation in McKinney or the surrounding area, give us a call today. We’ll help you diagnose the problem and make improvements right away!

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Furnaces 101

One of the most important things to remember when you have a gas furnace is this: If you smell gas in your house, do not try to turn off the gas leading to the furnace, and don’t turn any lights on or off. Get out of the house immediately.

You should leave the door open and then call the gas company or fire department to report a leak. Do not go back into the home for any reason until you receive the all-clear.

If you’re looking into getting a gas furnace and you don’t already have ductwork, the expense of adding it is something that should be considered. Some contractors would suggest that you install it between the floors of a two-story house, but it’s not always the best option; because heat rises, you could end up with a hot second floor and a freezing first floor.

High-efficiency condensing furnaces are more complex than conventional furnaces, because of the combustion process that is put in place. Both use gas burners with an electronic ignition, but the difference is that the condensing furnace has a more efficient heat-extracting process.

If you have any questions about gas furnace repair in McKinney or the surrounding area, call H&H Heating and Air today. We’re available 24 hours a day, seven days a week!

TESTIMONIALS

What People Are Saying

Was very professional with all aspects of service. Got me up and running in no time, I will always use these guys.

Andi Moore

McKinney TX

I am very impressed by this company, they were on time and answered all my questions. They were very professional and honest. They didn't sell me anything I didn't need and took the time to explain what my issues were. They made a customer for life.
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Integrity Audio

Don has been taking care of my A/C and heating needs for nearly 12 years. After bad experiences with another company, he came in and has done such a great job, that I'm still using my original unit and it is going strong! Call Don and son they will take care of your unit because they are professional and they care about their customers!

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Plano TX

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