Last year, I realized that my gas furnace was reaching the end of its service life. It had begun to make more noise, use more energy as well as provide less heated air. My utility bills were steadily rising while the level of comfort of the condo was diminishing. There seemed to be an excessive amount of dust floating around, as well as my whole family was suffering from more frequent colds as well as flu-like symptoms. I blamed the outdated gas furnace. Over the summer, I started researching the new models of gas oil furnaces available on the market. I began educating myself on what is most important to look for in a gas furnace. The higher the AFUE rating, the more energy efficient the heating component as well as the lower the running costs. There are a variety of gas oil furnaces gave by top manufacturers that are Energy Star rated as well as achieve high-efficiency operation. From what I read, making sure the gas furnace is sized properly for the condo is a priority. There are contractors that either opt for a greater furnace because it’s easier than calculating an accurate heating mode, or they simply match the size of the new gas furnace. Since I’ve made a lot of energy saving condo improvements, such as new windows as well as attic insulation, I didn’t need as large of a system. A smaller gas furnace doesn’t cost as much to purchase. Plus, If the furnace is oversized, it reaches the control component setting too quickly as well as doesn’t reach peak efficiency leves. It might short cycle which creates temperature swings. If the gas furnace is too small, it won’t be able to keep up with demands. I learn reviews for all of the local Heating as well as Air Conditioning companies. I chose one that maintains an A+ rating with the BBB, has gained certification as an authorized manufacturer’s company as well as backs their labor with a 100% joy guarantee. They completed a manual J calculation to properly size the gas furnace.