Bartels Heating & Cooling Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Generators’

How Generators Eliminate Homeowner Stress During Blackouts

Monday, May 22nd, 2023

Blackouts can be incredibly stressful for homeowners. The sudden loss of power disrupts daily routines, impacts essential appliances, and leaves individuals feeling vulnerable and inconvenienced. Fortunately, the advent of generators has provided a reliable solution to alleviate these worries. We’re here to help you explore how generators have become invaluable assets in homes, eliminating homeowner stress during blackouts and ensuring a seamless and comfortable experience during power outages!

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Will a Furnace Run Without Electricity?

Monday, February 5th, 2018

circuit-box-electrical-electriciansDuring a winter storm, many homes in our area are left without power. While there are certainly ways to cope with the lack of lighting, there’s one system you cannot go long without: the furnace. However, if you have a gas furnace, you might not worry too much about this possibility. After all, the natural gas line is not affected by a power outage, right?

While it’s true that you should still have natural gas coming to your home during a regular power outage, that does not mean all gas appliances will still work. Unfortunately, most furnaces will not work in the event of a power outage in your home, and we explain why (and what you can do) in today’s guide.

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