November 7, 2013

Buying a New Hot Water Heater? Here’s What You Should Know.

If you live in an older home and/or have lived in your home for many years, you may be considering replacing your hot water heater with a newer, more efficient model. It is a good idea to replace old hot water heaters when they stop functioning efficiently, but there are a few things that you should consider before purchasing a new unit.
October 30, 2013

No One Should be Cold! Here’s How to Stay Warm.

In our last blog we talked about the ways that we at Folkes Heating and Air can help you get your heating system ready for winter, and while we do advise contacting a professional to have your furnace inspected on a yearly basis, there are a few basic maintenance activities that you personally can do to prevent a reduction in your furnace's efficiency and avoid the need for significant repairs later on.
October 25, 2013

We’re Welcoming Winter to the Hudson Valley!

With summer behind us, you will soon be depending on your heating system to ensure your family has a comfortable winter. Like it or not, the arrival of November means cold weather. And that means making sure your heating system is ready for winter.