Blog Articles About Residential Heating and Air Conditioning

If you live in the Seattle area then you know it can get cold, but it's not the mid-west kind of cold. It's a damp cold that can chill you to the bone. No one dies from frostbite in Seattle, we just grow webbed feet and wander around in the grey mist of winter. Let Fischer Heating and Air Conditioning bring some warmth back into your life with a new HVAC system designed specifically for your home. Don't suffer another day with a cold home, call Fischer today!

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How Does an Air Conditioner Work to Cool My Home?

How Does an Air Conditioner Work to Cool My Home? If you have air conditioning in your home, chances are you will not even bother to know how air conditioners work. You’re satisfied knowing that your A/C is functioning normally, preventing you from going crazy when the summer heat invades your home. At the back…

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How a Smart Thermostat Can Save You $$ on Heating Bills

How a Smart Thermostat Can Save You $$ on Heating Bills About half of your energy bills are from cooling and heating your home. It cannot be helped because heating and cooling is essential. Here at Fischer, we take care of our customers. So we are sharing tips on how to save. One of the…

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What to Look for When Choosing a Heating and Cooling Contractor in Seattle

What to Look for When Choosing a Heating and Cooling Contractor in Seattle You probably already know this but not all heating and cooling contractor are created equal. While some might be professionals, there are also some contractors that are only handymen. When it comes to choosing a heating and cooling contractor in Seattle, it…

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Tips for Buying A New Air Conditioner

Tips for Buying A New Air Conditioner A central air conditioning unit lasts between 10 and 20 years. Therefore if your unit’s age is around this time span, you will be buying a new air conditioner soon. New air conditioning units are manufactured with new specifications, standards, and new technologies. It can be confusing, so…

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Advantages of a Ductless Mini Split Air Conditioner

Advantages of a Ductless Mini Split Air Conditioner In terms of cooling your entire home or office, many factors have to be considered. One is your budget. Next is the age of your residence or office, as well as the division and size of the rooms. Some buildings will benefit from having the ducted system…

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furnace repairs and replacement

Furnace Filters for Seattle Weather: Fixing Problems

Furnace Filters for Seattle Weather: Fixing Problems The weather is getting cooler and it’s about time for homeowners in Bellevue and Seattle to check their heating systems. One of the first things to check in a furnace is the filter. It is one of the first components of the furnace to get dirty. Replacing furnace…

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Home Furnace Malfunctions: Top Reasons Why Furnaces Fail

Home Furnace Malfunctions: Top Reasons Why Furnaces Fail The cold season is almost at your doorstep. With temperatures down, chances are you are already using your furnace to keep warm inside the house. If you haven’t done so yet, it is time to have it checked, or you may be one of homeowners facing furnace…

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Comprehensive HVAC System Maintenance Checklist

Comprehensive HVAC System Maintenance Checklist Today, the world is going gaga over two things – climate change and global warming. Clearly, these two factors are the next big threat to human lives and the lives of millions of other living beings on Earth. Scientists believe that global warming can be averted by massive and combined efforts of…

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Fixing and Lighting Furnace Pilot Light for Seattle Homes

Fixing and Lighting Furnace Pilot Light for Seattle Homes Some furnaces are sensitive that the slightest of breezes can make the system’s pilot light go out. It is not a minor issue because the furnace can stop working when the thermostat is set too high. However, it is no cause for despair because fixing and…

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Furnace Maintenance is Critical in Seattle and Bellevue

Furnace Maintenance is Critical in Seattle and Bellevue Furnace maintenance is critical in Seattle and Bellevue areas before the cold season starts; otherwise you’ll feel the chill during the day or night if your furnace fails to operate. Even if the winter is mild, there will be days and nights that would be extremely cold,…

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Ductless Heating

Top 3 Benefits of Ductless Heating

Top 3 Benefits of Ductless Heating Having a heating system, as we all know, is a necessity. This becomes an especially important commodity for climate and weather that can be either unbearably cold or warm. One particularly popular type of system is the ductless heat pump. But what exactly are its advantages when compared to…

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Heating Systems for the Northwest

Heating Systems for the Northwest It’s getting closer to the season when a heating system will be working full time. Have you done routine maintenance on your furnace? Aside from keeping the unit and its surroundings clean from debris, dirt, and dust, there might be some parts that need cleaning or replacement. It’s time to…

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