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Advantages Of An Electric Furnace

Posted on: Friday, August 7th, 2015  In: Uncategorized  |  Comments Off on Advantages Of An Electric Furnace

When the temperature plummets, your heater quickly becomes the most important appliance in your home. Because of this, you need to ensure you make the right decision when you pick one out. Many factors go into this decision: energy cost, longevity, heating efficiency. Here, we’ll go over the advantages of one option, the electric furnace.


If you’ve taken the progressive step of converting to solar energy, you can hook up your electric furnace to your solar power source. You can’t do this with most other heating systems.


While you pay more per unit with electric over gas and oil, the energy does get used more efficiency. Couple this with other responsible energy use practices and regular maintenance, and you can save money in the long run.

Initial Cost:

An electric furnace has a lower upfront cost than just about any other heating system. 


For obvious reasons, oil and gas furnaces present some risk starting a fire. While producers take utmost precaution with them, you can further decrease this fire risk by going electric.


Want to learn more about electric furnace installation? Give H & F Service Company a call today for more information. You can reach us at (703) 642-6278 or (301) 279-7618.