Furnaces Articles

What Are the Different Types of Furnaces?

March 15, 2024
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This winter, you’re hoping to have a brand new furnace to keep you warm. But there are so many furnaces to choose from. You’re left wondering, which is the right one for your Shrewsbury home?

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What Is a Dual Fuel Heating System?

March 15, 2024
What Is a Dual Fuel Heating System? Women looking at device with serious expression.

Control Point Mechanical is happy to lay all the options on the table so you can make the best decision for your Westborough home. Here’s what you should know about dual fuel systems: 

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Is My Furnace Overheating?

February 28, 2024
Is My Furnace Overheating? Smiling brother and sister relaxing and using smart phone laying in living room nook corner with winter in the background outside.

Just about any electrical appliance has the potential to overheat. Furnaces are no exception. As a homeowner, you need to take precautions to lower the risk of an overheated unit. You should also be wary of the associated symptoms, so you know when to take action. Remember, if your system gets too hot, you should keep a cool head and get your furnace taken care of right away.

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How Do I Know When It’s Time to Buy a New Furnace?

February 15, 2024
How Do I Know When It’s Time to Buy a New Furnace? Mature adult woman carrying firewood with a dog.

Is the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system in your Westborough home malfunctioning? If so, be sure to address the issue as soon as possible—doing so can prevent further discomfort and damage.

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How Do I Know I Have a Cracked Heat Exchanger?

January 31, 2024
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If you suspect your heat exchanger is cracked, call Control Point Mechanical, and one of our specially-trained professionals will immediately assess your furnace’s situation.

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7 Furnace Maintenance Tips

December 28, 2023
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Our team at Control Point Mechanical wants to help you be prepared by providing the following furnace maintenance tips.

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How Does a Gas Furnace Work?

December 15, 2023
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Our team at Control Point Mechanical could help you save big bucks on your monthly utility bill by performing a furnace replacement.

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How Can I Lower My Heating Bill This Winter?

November 29, 2023
How Can I Lower My Heating Bill This Winter? A winter blizzard rages outside the back yard bay window where this small, serene potted plant garden grows and blooms oblivious to the season.

Are you anticipating a higher heating bill this winter? Here in Shrewsbury, temperatures can get pretty low. The only way to ensure you remain perfectly comfortable inside your Massachusetts home is by cranking up the heat.

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