Never Delay Furnace Repair Just Because It’s Spring

Monday, March 19th, 2018

wrenchesThe start of spring is always a weird time for the weather here in Salt Lake City. The temperatures often hover around the fifties with plenty of rain, but it can also turn toward warm days or slide down to where it snows again.

However, the trend will now be toward warmer weather, and this can sometimes lead to people ignoring trouble with their furnaces. “Well, it’s still working okay, and pretty soon I won’t need it at all. Maybe I can just wait until fall to worry about it.”

Please don’t do this! Any time you detect problems with your home’s furnace, arrange for repairs as soon as its convenient—and that includes making an emergency call if necessary. There are a few reasons for this.

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One Hour Featured in NATE Magazine Cover Story!

Monday, March 12th, 2018

NATE-magazine-cover-may-2018NATE stands for North America Technician Excellence. It is the nation’s largest non-profit certification organization for HVAC and refrigeration technicians and is recognized throughout the industry. To achieve NATE certification, a technician must undergo rigorous testing.

At One Hour Heating & Air Conditioning, we take NATE certification seriously. We see it as an integral part of attracting the best workers and achieving the finest results for every one of our customers. Having NATE certification shows a worker who has grown from a “parts changer” into a true technician capable of solving problems and providing service for a customer that does our company proud.

So we’re especially excited to be the cover story of this May’s issue of NATE Magazine in an article emphasizing how much NATE certification is a point of pride for us. (Click on the image for full-size.) It’s an honor, but it’s not really a surprise. We strive for quality service along with speed, and we put our customers first every time. Having the NATE insignia displayed on our uniforms shows we live up to our promises.

One Hour Heating & Air Conditioning serves the Salt Lake City area. Call us today for an appointment: Always on Time … Or You Don’t Pay a Dime!


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How Long Will My Heating System Last?

Monday, March 5th, 2018

question-markWhen winter comes to an end (and we’re finally getting close … hang in there, everyone), we recommend you evaluate your home heating system and think about whether it’s time to make an upgrade. Spring is a great time to have new HVAC installations done, and that includes furnace replacement or replacing any other type of heater.

The big question people ask when analyzing their heating systems for possible replacement is “How long is my heater supposed to last?” Nobody wants to replace a heater before it’s time, since that would be a big waste of money. We agree that if your heater can be repaired so it gives you a few more years of quality and energy-efficient comfort, then you should have it repaired. But … age is a critical factor to consider. Let’s look into that heating system life-expectancy question.

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