How to Ignite a Furnace?

Answer Igniting a furnace means making sure it receives the necessary fuel. This ignition sometimes involves an electrical spark or a pilot flame. When this pilot light goes out, possibly because of a win... Read More »

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How to Ignite a Luxaire Furnace?

Luxaire manufactures a line of home gas furnaces. Like many modern furnace systems, the Luxaire lights the burners via a component called an ignitor. This is a small metal part that heats up to the... Read More »

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What size furnace filter is used for a Honeywell furnace?

Honeywell furnace filters come in a range of sizes depending on the size of your furnace. Honeywell filter sizes are 16 inches by 20 inches, 16 inches by 25 inches, 20 inches by 20 inches, 20 inche... Read More »

What makes a match ignite?

Many see matches as a simple mechanism - you strike it against a rough surface and it ignites. Matches are surprisingly complex for such small objects and are ignited through a chemical reaction th... Read More »