How to Clean a Furnace?

Answer Regularly cleaning your furnace is an important task to keep on your home maintenance schedule. A dirty furnace will burn higher amounts of both electric and gas fuel as well as work less effective... Read More »

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How to Clean a Goodman Furnace?

Goodman furnaces only come in a gas variety. Five out of the eleven Goodman gas furnaces are Energy Star compliant and they have an AFUE rating between 95 percent and 80 percent. Like all gas furna... Read More »

How do I clean oil furnace electrodes?

PreparationShut off the circuit breakers for the furnace and turn the On/Off emergency switch to the "Off" position. Remove the cover to reveal the fan and pump. The electrodes are in the front and... Read More »

How do I clean a duct furnace?

DIY CleaningRemove the duct covers using a screwdriver, if required. Put on heavy rubber gloves and use a rag and a brush to clean inside the vent area, as far as you can reach. Extend a vacuum cle... Read More »

How do I clean the inside of an oil furnace?

PrepareGather materials, such as an adjustable wrench, screwdriver, dustpan and brush, mini vacuum cleaner and an old rag. Wear gloves and old clothes or overalls. Switch off the furnace, and remov... Read More »