Steps for Re-lighting Your Furnace in a Safe Manner

September 22, 2021

The winters in Utah can get quite chilly, and it can be so comforting to be at home where it’s nice and warm. However, sometimes the heat stops working, leaving you in the cold and wondering what to do. There could be a few reasons as to why your furnace is no longer working. One of the possible reasons is that your pilot light has gone out. Don’t worry if this is the case since it’s fairly simple to safely re-light your furnace. The Basic Steps Re-lighting your furnace’s pilot light typically only

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Watch Out for These Summer Cooling Myths

August 3, 2021

It’s easy to fall prey to some common cooling myths because they’re so prevalent. But if you end up falling prey to myths, you might end up costing yourself even more money in cooling costs. Also, you could struggle even harder when you multiply these mistakes out over the course of several months. If you’re looking for ways of cutting costs on energy during the summer months that actually work, take a look at these myths so that you can do the opposite and save yourself a lot of money. Myth 1: Get a Bigger Air Conditioner

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Common AC Problems in Summer

July 27, 2021

Many of us fight the summertime heat with our centralized air conditioning system. When our system is working right, we can relax and enjoy a comfortable home environment. Unfortunately, sometimes your air conditioning system may malfunction. Here are some of the possible culprits. Clogged Air Filter A very common malfunction that homeowners face with their air conditioning systems is clogged air filters. Every home air conditioning system has an air filter that works to remove unwanted dirt and debris from the air inside of your home. When this filter reaches the end of its life span,

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How To Reset Air Conditioning Unit

June 6, 2021

A broken air conditioning system is probably the worst thing that could happen to you during summer. This tends to happen more often than not when the weather outdoors is warm, of course. However, it is never as bad as when it breaks down and you find that you are not prepared financially for this big of an emergency. You might feel frustrated and powerless considering the sudden change of atmosphere that you and your family might experience in your home. If the problem is not a result of any damage to the AC components, you can reset your system

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Why Do Air Conditioners Freeze Up?

May 10, 2021

As your air conditioner runs, you may notice it freezing up occasionally. When it does, you may also notice your system doesn’t run properly. Is it normal for your system to freeze, what causes it to do so, and what can you do about it? How Air Conditioners Work The first step to understanding AC freezes is understanding how it works in the first place. Your HVAC system works by circulating air. The air conditioner cools air by circulating refrigerant that removes heat from the air. The refrigerant does its job by increasing

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Why is My Air Conditioner Making Noises?

April 6, 2021

The new models of air conditioners are designed to be quieter than ever. Most new models are equipped with sound-dampening technology and variable speed compressors for lower noise levels. However, an air conditioner can have different types of issues that can lead to noise. Any unusual sound from the air conditioner can be annoying an indicator of serious issues with the air conditioner. If you ignore the noise, it can lead to further damage to the air conditioner, leading to costly repairs or needing a new air conditioner. The unusual sound is just one of many indicators of a malfunctioning

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How Does A Ductless Mini-Split System Work?

March 17, 2021

Thanks to continued advances in HVAC technology, there are more options for heating and cooling your Lehi home than ever before. For spaces that would be hard to keep comfortable with a central HVAC system, a ductless mini-split system provides a great alternative. These small systems provide powerful heating and cooling capabilities for rooms that would otherwise be forced to use a space heater or a window air conditioning unit. One of the best parts of these mini-split systems from OyBoy Heating and Cooling in Lehi, UT, is that they have a simple design and are easy to operate. Check out this end-to-end

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Why Is My Furnace Blowing Cold Air?

February 18, 2021

The furnace should keep your home warm and cozy during cold weather, especially during the intense winters we experience here in Lehi. But sometimes furnaces have trouble keeping up. There are many factors that can cause a furnace to blow out cold air. Some of them are easy to fix on your own, but others require professional heating repairs. If that’s the case, then you can count on the furnace technicians from OyBoy Heating and Cooling to help. But in the meantime, this article will help you troubleshoot what’s wrong with your furnace. Air Filter Is Dirty Your

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How To Improve Indoor Air Quality Naturally

February 5, 2021

The quality of air in your house can impact not only your health but also your comfort. You may not notice the adverse effects of poor indoor air quality, but the symptoms become evident months or years later. Therefore, it is wise to pay attention to the quality of indoor air. Keep reading to discover how you can improve the indoor air quality in your West Jordan home. Use Natural Cleaners Since natural cleaners don’t contain harmful chemicals, they don’t pollute your home. They don’t leave residues like chemical products that can harm your family

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How Long Does A Furnace Last?

January 20, 2021

You know your furnace will one day need a replacement, and you want to start planning for it. In order to budget properly, you need to know how long that furnace will last. Like many other mechanical devices, there are a number of variables that will determine the service life. General Rule of Thumb Most manufacturers will tell you your furnace should have an average service life of 15 to 20 years. In the best-case scenario, it may last as long as 30 years. However, that is not something you should expect. Rather, if you plan

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