Fact-based ways to decide to repair or replace furnace – Shaw Local

What’s worse than a broken furnace? Paying too much for repairs that may not last, or buying a new unit when the original one was fixable. How to decide? Furnace…

DeKalb District 428 uses $5M in COVID relief funds for new air conditioning at Huntley Middle School – Shaw Local

DeKALB – Several new spots inside Huntley Middle School have air conditioning for the first time, after DeKalb School District 428 officials greenlit a plan to earmark $5 million in…

Local home repair programs tagged for state funding | News, Sports, Jobs

Two Alpena-area entities will benefit from a state program supporting housing repairs and upgrades that lower energy costs for residents. Northeast Michigan Community Service Agency will receive $200,000 and the…

County to seek estimates on new HVAC unit | Local News

MONTICELLO – Piatt County officials are moving forward with replacing an HVAC unit at the county building on North State Street. Last week, the county’s Building and Grounds Committee approved…

Local Veteran surprised with a new furnace in honor of Veterans Day

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KRDO) — With Colorado caught up in the grips of Powerball fever one local contractor is proving that sometimes it’s the smaller wins that make a huge impact.     …

Sioux City family receives free heating and air conditioning units from local program

SIOUX CITY (KTIV) – With fall now in full swing, temperatures will soon be dropping across Siouxland. While many people are focused on upcoming holidays and festivities, some are worried…

The Importance of Having Your Furnace Cleaned and Checked – Shaw Local

As the temperatures drop, now is the time to ensure your furnace is in good working condition. A clean and well-maintained furnace will keep your home warm and comfortable all…

Furnace odors demand investigation – Shaw Local

While not all furnace odors indicate problems, all smells should be addressed to avoid fires and equipment breakdowns. “If you smell something off, burning within your furnace, shut it off…

Geothermal system for HVAC not an affordable option for Ottawa Lincoln Elementary School – Shaw Local

Switching to a geothermal system to get air conditioning at Lincoln Elementary School in Ottawa will not be an option. Superintendent Michelle Lee told the Ottawa Elementary School Board on…

WAPS sticks to budget by rejecting all bids for HVAC project, looking at other options to get project done | Local

The Winona Area Public Schools board Thursday rejected four company’s bids for the district’s heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) project at Jefferson Elementary and Washington-Kosciusko Elementary.  The bids from…