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 much do furnaces cost?

A gas floor furnace ranges from $900 to $1,500, plus installation costs of up to $2,000. A gas wall furnace costs between $500 and $1,500, plus up to $2,000 for installation. Replacing an existing ... Read More »

Problems With Oil Furnaces?

An oil furnace is a reliable piece of heating equipment in the home provided it is running properly. When the furnace quits in the middle of winter, you're in trouble unless you can diagnose and fi... Read More »