Homeowner Tips
Category: Heating

10 Common Furnace Problems to Watch For

If you just turned on your furnace for the first time since last winter, there are some things you may want to watch for as the colder months roll in. We typically find that problems … Read More

Is It Time To Change Your HVAC Filter?

You may need to change your filter more often than you realize! Air filters are a crucial component of your HVAC system. They not only keep your air clean but also improve the efficiency of … Read More

5 Surprising Facts About Furnaces

Did you know that the word “furnace” is derived from the old Greek word “Fornax,” meaning oven? In the United States and Canada, a “furnace” is that particular HVAC component that heats your property. Yet, … Read More

Furnace Repair & Other Service Calls During COVID-19

Wondering about the safety of booking an HVAC service call during COVID-19 or if it is safe to have a furnace repairman in your home during the pandemic? Our team here at Lion Home Service … Read More

NO HEAT? 6 THINGS TO CHECK YOURSELF BEFORE CALLING FOR HELP!

“Out of sight, out of mind” applies to most of our home’s HVAC system. They’re usually in the basement and programmed to automatically heat or cool your home, so you probably don’t give them much … Read More

First Time Turning On the Furnace? Here Are 5 Things to Do

This week, Northern Colorado saw a very early first freeze. We set a record for most snow on September 10th only two days after record-high temperatures around 100-degrees on September 8th. Whether you joined many … Read More

Tenant or Landlord? Who Takes Care of HVAC Maintenance?

According to the City of Fort Collins’ Rental and Occupancy study, about 46% of Northern Colorado families are renters — and the demand for more rental homes is still outweighing the supply. Since so many … Read More

6 Important Reasons to Consider HVAC When Renovating

Improving your home is one of the best feelings available to homeowners. Here in Northern Colorado, where property values seem to only surge upward, a renovation to improve your property can also pay exponential dividends … Read More

What Causes Heating Repairs?

You never made the mistake of tampering with your furnace, yet something went wrong. Confusion about furnace troubles makes paying for repair bills annoying. Once you understand some basics about furnace repairs, you will realize … Read More

Why Is My Furnace Filter Black?

What would the air quality in a home be like if a furnace didn’t have a filter? Truthfully, the interior air quality would come off as awful. A filter serves the vital purpose of trapping … Read More