SPS Mechanical Inc. Blog : Archive for January, 2022

What Is the AFUE of a Furnace?

Monday, January 24th, 2022

Before buying a furnace, there are several factors to consider for the Sewell, NJ homeowner. Beyond the price, fuel source, and maintenance expectations, it is just as essential to consider the AFUE.

But what is the AFUE? How do you determine the AFUE? Not to worry, because this guide will explain everything you need to know about AFUE ratings.

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How Much Should You Spend on Your Water Heater?

Monday, January 10th, 2022

You read that question and the first thing that popped into your head was money, right? Well, you’re partially correct: you shouldn’t spend too much on your water heater when the option of replacing it is more cost-effective. But we’re not just talking about money.

There are other things that homeowners can waste when they end up going all in for a system that’s on its way out. For instance, your time is incredibly valuable. We could give you some wise proverb about how you only live once, and time is more important than money, but you probably already understand that. If your water heater in Glassboro is causing you to waste time, money, and your valuable comfort, then you might need to replace it.

Let’s talk about your options. You could get your problematic water heater repaired, but how long will those repairs last until something else happens? Perhaps replacement is the best way to go, and our team can help you make that decision.

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