Mini Splits vs. Heat Pumps

Mini Splits vs. Heat Pumps

Air conditioners and furnaces make up the majority of heating and cooling functions in our homes. However, these are not always the safest, most cost-efficient routes to go. Two systems that rank high in popularity because of their ability to both heat and cool are mini splits and heat pumps. Both are a great investment …

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Poorman’s at Home & Garden Show 2022

Poorman’s at Home & Garden Show 2022

Poorman’s is attending Fort Wayne’s 47th annual Home & Garden Show next month. The show is a place to see the latest in contemporary home and garden products and services. Poorman’s will have their own booth with a variety of systems on display to learn about. Our professionals will tell you all about them and …

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Furnace FAQ

Furnace FAQ

Why Won’t My Pilot Light? A gas furnace pilot light is a continuously burning flame that ignites the burners when the furnace heats up. If your pilot light is not lighting, or staying lit, it could be because of the thermocouple. The thermocouple is a safety feature that prevents gas buildup in your home. It …

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Why Cooling Costs Vary from Home to Home

Why Cooling Costs Vary from Home to Home

Are you tired of high home heating and cooling costs and wonder what can be done? Although we talk a lot about energy efficiency and SEER ratings as an air conditioning company, there is a lot more to your homes heating and cooling costs than just those two things. Here are some of the variables …

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Gas Furnace Odors

Gas Furnace Odors

Gas Furnace Odors Now that the use of your furnace is in full force, have you noticed any unpleasant smells coming from your unit? Some of these smells may be harmless to you and your furnace, but others may be dangerous and require attention immediately. Here are a few smells and signals to look out …

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