Tag Archives: furnace

Saving on Heating Costs in the New Year

A lot of homeowners think of a high heating bill as something they just have to tolerate. Even DIYers and bargain hunters view heating as the one area where high cost is inevitable. It’s understandable; what if you mess with your heating settings and then your furnace freaks out or your house won’t get warm? … Read More >

The Patriotic Blue Ox Veterans Contest Has Begun!

Blue Ox Heating & Air is teaming up with WWTC AM 1280 The Patriot to honor veterans and active military personnel with the Patriotic Blue Ox Veterans Contest! How Does It Work? Every week, Blue Ox and The Patriot are hiding the “Patriotic Blue Ox” somewhere on their sites–and no, the one up there doesn’t … Read More >

4 Things To Do Before You Turn Your Furnace Off for the Season

As the weather gets warmer, so does your home. Do you know what you should be doing for your furnace at the end of the season? It’s important to complete end of season furnace maintenance such as checking for carbon monoxide. On average, about 170 people in the US die every year from CO produced by non-automotive … Read More >


There aren’t many situations that are as panic-inducing as having your furnace suddenly stop working on a blustery, cold day. Not only can this situation be extremely inconvenient, but it can also be dangerous as well. In order to keep your family safe and comfortable, you can depend on Blue Ox Heating & Air to … Read More >


When winter is in full swing, your furnace is kicking into high gear to keep you and your family warm. But when a small squeaking noise turns into a major furnace overhaul, you’ll wish you wouldn’t have ignored the warning signs. This winter, don’t ignore these common furnace problems: Uneven Heating If your living room is … Read More >


Broken Furnace? Replace it FAST! If your furnace is failing, or if it just went out, you don’t have the luxury of time to meticulously shop through every furnace option. Blue Ox Heating & Air has some basic tips to help you buy a new furnace fast. Know Your Specs—what do you want? Also keep in mind … Read More >

7 HVAC New Year’s Resolutions

It’s a new year! That means you have a blank slate for the twelve months ahead that you can do whatever you want with. If your goal is to lose weight, go for it. You want to finally book that dream trip to Tokyo? now’s as good a time as any! If you want to … Read More >

4 Things to Check When You Turn On the Heat

It’s somehow already about time to fire up your furnace for the season. If this winter is anything like… every winter, it’s going to see a lot of use soon. Before that happens, however, there are a few quick things you should check. After all, you probably haven’t used your furnace much in the last … Read More >