Furnace Articles

What Does AFUE Mean?

December 14, 2021
What Does AFUE Mean?
While an air conditioner’s efficiency is measured by its SEER (Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio) rating, an electric or gas- or oil-fired furnace’s efficiency is measured by its AFUE, or average fuel utilization efficiency. This standard measurement is given in percentages, letting you know how much of your fuel is actually used to heat your Wisconsin home and how much fuel is wasted. Continue Reading

How Does My Gas Furnace Work?

November 16, 2021
How Does My Gas Furnace Work?
Although today’s furnaces can generate heat using a variety of fuels, natural gas is one of the most popular. Natural gas furnaces typically use a combination of methane and other carbon-based gases. Continue Reading

Fall HVAC Maintenance

August 31, 2021
fall hvac maintenance
As the saying goes, “Time and tide wait for no one.” Whether you’re prepared or not, the summer months and warmer weather are going, moving aside for fall and cooler temps. That means here in Mequon you need to think about preparing your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system for fall maintenance. Continue Reading