Is asbestos in furnaces?

Answer Back before the health problems associated with asbestos were discovered and it was still being used for insulation, it was often used around furnaces and heating ducts. If your home was built betw... Read More »

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ASBESTOS....should my hubby knock down shed full of asbestos?

DON'T DO IT!!! That would send asbestos buy the load into the air for him to inhale. He should tell his brother to contact a contractor to remove it properly or he could be seriously risking his he... Read More »

How old are furnaces?

Ancient furnaces have been discovered that date as far back as 2050 BC, although older furnaces are believed to have existed. They were used for the purpose of metalworking, manipulating materials ... Read More »

How do gas furnaces work?

A comfortably warmed home provides welcomed relief on a cold day. Combustible gases like natural gas, methane or propane are used to heat air and a furnace forces this warmed air into the rooms of ... Read More »

How to Compare Heat Furnaces?

Heat furnaces are a home appliance that can impact both your comfort and your wallet for years to come. When buying a new furnace, you'll need to compare options on different levels, first deciding... Read More »