Skylake Heating & Air Blog : Archive for the ‘Heating’ Category

The Heating Mistakes You’re Making That Cost You Money!

Monday, January 14th, 2019

Winter here in Orem is no joke. This season is super cold, long, and it puts your heater up to the test. We don’t expect you to spend your free time reading about the best practices for your heating system, we don’t even expect you to know every detail about your heater, but we strive to inform homeowners about the best heating practices so that you get the most out of it.

So many homeowners here don’t realize how much damage they’re doing when they run their heating system poorly—we’re here to inform you about that. Don’t let your heating mistakes raise your bill this winter. When you need reliable heating services in Orem, UT make sure to call our team.

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How You Can Avoid Repairs This Winter

Monday, December 31st, 2018

heating-repair-callsThe last thing you want during the dead of winter here in Orem is a heater that’s down for the count. If you’re really in a pinch, we can accommodate you because we offer 24-hour emergency service, but wouldn’t it be better if you could avoid this situation all together? Luckily, you can. There are so many simple things that you can do you avoid an expensive and inconvenient breakdown of your heater this winter. If you need help making sure that your system runs well all season long, then contact our team. We have the best maintenance services in Orem, UT and we can help you make sure your system has a long, healthy life.

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Common Furnace Repair Problems

Monday, December 3rd, 2018

Inside a gas furnace. Focus = the top of the middle flange. 12MP camera.We’re in the midst of winter now, and you’ve definitely turned on your heater in our chilly, Utah weather. Have you noticed any problems with your furnace? If you have, it’s time to call for repairs. We understand why many homeowners don’t leap to schedule their repair services. If you’ve dealt with your heater warming your home inefficiently for months, what’s another week? But procrastinating when it comes to your furnace repair can land you in an incredibly inconvenient situation, like going without heat in the dead of an Orem winter, and who wants that? Remain proactive. If you notice problems with your furnace, schedule professional furnace repair with our team.

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Can A Boiler Keep You Healthier This Winter?

Monday, November 19th, 2018

Industrial boiler gas regulation and metering moduleAre you considering upgrading to a new heating system in your home this winter? You should consider a boiler! Boilers are often regarded as old technology because the majority of modern homeowners opt for forced air furnace heating. However, boilers are a great choice for your home especially here during our cold Utah winters. Boilers are dependable, long-lasting, and efficient. If you need reliable heating in Orem, UT, then contact our team for services.  

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Should I Install a Furnace?

Monday, November 5th, 2018

heating-maintenance-sessionsFall is coming to an end and we’re heading into winter, so make sure your home is prepared for these cooler temperatures. There are many options for heating systems in your home here in Orem. We install boilers, ductless heating systems, fireplaces, and furnaces. It can be hard to choose which system is best. Furnaces are the most popular heating system across the country—but is it right for you? We can help you determine what type of heating system best suits your home. If you need professional furnace services, we can provide you with the best technicians available in Utah. If you’d like to understand how a furnace could benefit your home, keep reading below.

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Why You Need Heating Repair Before Winter

Monday, October 22nd, 2018

It’s fall here in Utah. That means that the leaves are changing colors, mornings and evenings bring along crisp fall air, and that pumpkin spice lattes are hot and ready at every coffee shop in the area. It also means it’s time to start thinking about your heating system. If you had any trouble with your heating system last winter or have noticed some troubles this fall, it’s time to repair your heater before we’re in the thick of the chilly winter season. If you need great heating repair in Orem, UT, you need our team here at Skylake Heating & Air. We understand what it takes to keep your Utah home thoroughly warm and cozy all winter long.

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Boiler Services are Recommended Every Spring

Monday, May 7th, 2018

Spring is here, and most homes in the area are gradually turning off their heating systems and turning on their air conditioner. If you own a boiler or a similar type of heating system, now is an excellent time to schedule a servicing session to look it over. Doing so can provide a number of huge benefits , as well as making sure your boiler is ready to go next fall when you need it. What is a servicing session, and what kinds of benefits does it bring? Read on for the answers.

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Boiler Repairs Are Common Late in the Season

Monday, April 9th, 2018

 

Spring is officially here and summer won’t be too far behind . You’re likely still using your heating system such as a boiler, but that won’t last. Soon enough, you’ll be giving your boiler a rest and turning your air conditioner on.

Ironically, this is the time of year when breakdowns are most common. Having worked regularly for months by now, any problems with the system are likely to start making themselves known. In these cases, it’s usually best to schedule repairs now, when you have less needed of the system, rather than next fall when cool days can come at any time.

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Does Your Furnace Need Repairs or Replacing?

Monday, March 26th, 2018

heating-system-maintenanceWe’re coming to the end of heating season, and with warming weather comes the opportunity to assess the state of your furnace. Heating systems get put under a tremendous amount of strain during the winter months, and if you have an older system, you need to carefully check its status at the end of every winter. If it’s working fine, terrific. But if there are lingering problems, you need to determine if repairing the system is the best way to go, or if you need a new heater before next winter.

Ultimately, only you can make that decision. As the homeowner, you know your furnace better than anyone, and can probably tell when it’s ready to be replaced with a new one. However, there are some factors that can help make that decision easier.

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Should You Replace a Faulty Heater Now?

Monday, February 26th, 2018

heating-system-maintenanceWinter is still going in full force, but spring will officially be here in just a few weeks, and while your heating systems are running on a daily basis right now, that will change when the temperature starts to rise. When heaters run into trouble late in the season — and they often do, since they’ve likely been running on a daily basis for months, and may even do so at the worst possible time — the homeowner can be faced with a tough dilemma. Is it more cost effective to repair the heater, or is replacing it the better choice? Ultimately only you can make that decision, There are, however, certain factors that can help guide you in the right direction.

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