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Repair or Replace? That is the Question…

Broken Furnace? It’s cold—and if your furnace isn’t working properly, it’s even colder. If you’re sitting in your home shivering, you’re likely considering the pros and cons of repairing versus replacing your furnace. When to Repair: The two main factors to take into consideration when your furnace breaks down are age and repair cost. Just … Read More >

Knowing When it’s Time for Furnace Replacement

If you aren’t sure whether or not the time has come for furnace replacement in your home, you are definitely not alone. It can be extremely tough for the average homeowner to be able to tell whether it’s better to repair a unit or get a new one altogether. Blue Ox Heating & Air would … Read More >

Is Air Quality Just a Bunch of Hype?

More than likely, when you were growing up your parents didn’t have any kind or air purifiers or filters in your house to improve your indoor air quality and you turned out fine. So what’s the big deal today? Well, for starters, new homes are more tightly sealed in order to save energy, and that can result in a … Read More >

Getting a Second Opinion from a Contractor

One of the worst things that happens in the HVAC industry is when a contractor overcharges for work. Frankly, it can give everyone in the business a bad name. If you ever receive an estimate from a technician that you think is outlandish, don’t ever be afraid to get a second opinion; doing so could … 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 >

Avoid These Common Furnace Repair Blunders

Most people don’t really give their furnace a second thought until something goes wrong. When it does, many of them don’t give the proper amount of consideration to making the right decisions when it comes to furnace repair. At Blue Ox Heating & Air, we want to help you avoid some of the mistakes we … Read More >