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What is a Gas Furnace?
A gas furnace is a heating device that uses natural gas or propane. The heat exchanger is heated and the blower forces warm air through duct to provide heat to the home. The more efficient style is a condensing furnace. They provide heat in the same manner but waste less fuel to heat the home.
Benefits of a Gas Furnace
Some gas furnaces are 98% efficient. Other benefits to having a gas furnace include; reliability, cost-effectiveness, fast response time, and is the cleanest of the fuel sources.
What is an Oil Furnace?
An oil furnace is a heating device that uses oil. Oil is a very stable, combustible, and non-explosive product. The oil furnace works similar to the gas furnace, the heat exchanger is heated and the blower forces warm air through duct to provide heat to the home.
Benefits of an Oil Furnace
Modern oil heat systems perform at 85-95% efficiency or higher. Oil heat flame burns 300 degrees hotter than natural gas, heating your home and water faster than any other heating source.
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