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5 Reasons to Schedule a Fall Furnace Clean and Check

September 30, 2021
Father and kids playing in the leaves after scheduling their fall furnace clean and check.
Once the cooler weather hits here in Brentwood this fall, you are going to want the inside of your home toasty and comfortable. This means turning on your furnace. Long before the first night you’ll want to use it, you should have your furnace cleaned and checked by a professional from The Tedder Company. Continue Reading

How Do I Know When I Need a New Furnace?

September 9, 2021
How Do I Know When I Need a New Furnace?
You may need to replace the furnace in your Brentwood home if any of these signs are applicable to you. If something rings true, reach out to our The Tedder Company furnace experts today to discuss all of your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) options. Continue Reading

Why Is The Furnace Pilot Light Going Out?

February 15, 2021
why is my furnace pilot light going out?
If you ever hear your gas furnace turn on but cannot feel any warm air blowing from the vents inside your Tennessee home, chances are the pilot light went out. Continue Reading

Furnace Pressure Switches

January 15, 2021
Cheerful couple looking out of the window, Furnace Pressure Switches
Though you may not give much thought to the furnace in your Brentwood home, knowing a bit about it and how it works can come in handy. At The Tedder Company, our heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) professionals are always here to help and to answer any furnace questions you may have. Continue Reading

How to Lower Your Winter Heating Bill

December 15, 2020
How to Lower Your Winter Heating Bill, Cup of coffee and homeliness,
Since you may spend more time indoors, like most Americans these days, sometimes your electricity bill may increase during the wintertime. Spending extra money during the holidays is probably the last thing you want to do. At The Tedder Company, we understand. We created this list of simple things you can do around the house to lower your bill, and you’re utilizing the resources you consume in a smart way. Continue Reading

How Can I Make My Furnace Last Longer?

November 30, 2020
How Can I Make My Furnace Last Longer?, happy couple cuddling on the couch in their home with mugs
The average furnace lasts between 10 and 15 years. But did you know you can take steps to make it last longer? There is no shortcut or hack to increase your furnace’s longevity. Continue Reading

Why Won’t My Furnace Stop Running?

February 13, 2020
Woman on the phone with HVAC company trying to determine why her furnace won't stop running.
Is your furnace blowing air without pause? If so, you’re probably feeling a bit concerned. First, your Brentwood house most likely feels like an oven. On top of that, your utility bill will be considerably higher with your furnace constantly running. Believe it or not, this is a fairly common problem our professionals at The… Continue Reading

How to Keep My Heat During Extreme Cold Weather

January 15, 2020
Family looking out window in winter and trying to stay warm and keep their heat in their home during extreme cold weather.
We receive countless calls every time the temperatures drop below normal ranges, as homeowners here in Brentwood encounter problems with their home’s heating system. With the record-low temperatures and extreme conditions most of the country is currently experiencing, our The Tedder Company professionals want to share some insights and tips with you to keep your indoors… Continue Reading

What’s That Sound Coming From My Furnace?

November 26, 2019
Man trying to sleep after finding a loud sound coming from his furnace.
It’s normal for your furnace to make some noise. For instance, a dull hum is to be expected. However, louder noises might spell trouble for your heating unit’s components. Remember to turn off your furnace if it makes any alarming sounds and leave the repair job to a professional. To help you, our The Tedder… Continue Reading

Why Isn’t My Furnace Heating My Entire Home?

November 11, 2019
Couple cold at home and trying to stay warm after realizing their furnace isn't heating their entire home.
If your furnace seems to be producing heating inconsistently around your Brentwood home to you, you’re not alone. Many homes have varied conditions from room to room causing spotty heating or cooling. On cold days, this can be a nuisance. For example, you may be confined to only a few rooms in your home. Or… Continue Reading