Before You Buy That New Heating Unit…

New Heating UnitIf you are in the market for a new heating unit, there are several considerations you need to take into account before making your final decision. This isn’t a choice to be taken lightly; you need to do a little research and make sure that the system you get will meet your exact needs. Things may have changed in your home since the last time you had one installed, so call the Arlington professionals with Metro Express Service so that we can help properly size your new system.

Know the Right Size

This is very important – more important than many people realize. The size of your heating unit is measured in British Thermal Units (BTUs). If you have a one-story ranch home, you won’t need as many BTUs as someone in a two-story colonial home that has a basement. You’ll also want to make sure that you have the proper amount of insulation, because that can also have an affect on the size of system you need.

You may think that the bigger your new heating unit, the better off you’ll be. However, that is not always the case. Manufacturers have been able to pack more heating efficiency into smaller models.

Make Sure Your Installer is Qualified

In the majority of instances, the difference between a well-functioning heating unit and one that continually poses problems is not the manufacturer, but the installer. It is extremely important that you put in a little time to find the best contractor you can. Do some Internet research and ask friends and family members if they have any recommendations.

At Metro Express Service, our skilled professionals are familiar with all makes and models of heating units. We have the know-how needed to get your installation performed correctly the first time. If you would like to schedule an appointment, contact us online or call us at 817-516-0700. If you have recently purchased a heating unit and you’d like to share your experience, click on one of the social media icons on this page.


Randy Murphy

Randy Murphy has been building his knowledge of the air conditioning and heating business for several years now. He first started applying his knowledge while working for his father’s HVAC company. Later, in 1987, Randy started his own business: Metro Express Service. He has been a top 10 Trane & Amana dealer for over eight years. When it comes to heating and cooling, Randy knows the business better than anyone.
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