Ballard Natural Gas is the leading HVAC company in Seattle, WA, for your furnace service needs. We service and repair all makes and models. If you need furnace service, we are the company to call. Our skilled technicians are qualified to solve just about any repair or installation that you throw at us.
Don’t get left in the cold! Is your furnace acting up, blowing cold air, or making too much noise? Our experienced team of professionals is here to keep your home warm and cozy. We repair all makes and models, and we will never try to sell you a service that you don’t need. Our technicians are honest and hard working, and we’re always transparent and fair about the work we do.
Sometimes a repair is not sufficient to fix your furnace. Sometimes a new furnace is the most cost-effective and energy-efficient way to go. We will always be honest with you about a possible furnace replacement. We value our time and your money––we don’t want to perform repairs or service on an appliance that is in need of replacement.
If you do need a furnace replacement, we know how overwhelming it can be. Here are some of the frequently asked questions about furnaces that we get from some of our Seattle, WA residents:
What Are The Different Types Of Furnaces?
Single Stage: A single-stage furnace has only one stage of operation. It can either be turned on or turned off.
Two Stage: A two-stage furnace has two settings––full and half speed. This is a more efficient way to heat and provides for better comfort, because it can move the air at a slower pace.
Variable Stage or Modulating: A variable-stage or modulating furnace modulates the speed and heat output based on the temperature outside and the desired comfort level. This furnace only works as much as you need it, making this type the most energy-efficient type of furnace.
What Is AFUE?
AFUE, or Annualized Fuel Utilization Efficiency, is a measure of furnace-heating efficiency. The higher the AFUE, the more efficient the furnace.
How Much Money Can a New Furnace Save You?
Our AFUE energy savings calculator can help determine how much you could save on your utility bills. Simply enter your current unit's AFUE value and compare it to a newer, more efficient system. You can even customize it to better match your home's system for a more accurate calculation.
What Size Furnace Do I Need?
We can calculate the correct size furnace for your home. The number of BTUs, or British Thermal Units, needed to heat your home is dependent on a number of variables. Contrary to what you might think, a bigger furnace may not necessarily mean more heating power for your home. Call us at Ballard Natural Gas, and we can set up an appointment to calculate the furnace size you might need.
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“Prompt, on-time service with exception value. Technician was able to correct the problem quickly and didn’t mind me looking on as he explained the problem and how to correct it. Beyond satisfied!”
– Lorie W.
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“Our service professional, Justin, is always friendly and efficient. He always lets us know exactly what he has done, and let us know what he suggests for keeping our furnace in good working condition.”
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“Alex arrived on time ready to go. Despite numerous challenges he stayed until we had a new operating furnace (12 hours) as promised. Perfectly timed to be ready for the coldest morning of the Fall.”
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“Justin was very helpful and informative. He quickly got my furnace running and provided advice on how to improve my system long term.”
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“Justin performed the service on my furnace with filter system to set me up for a cozy winter season. In addition he informed me that the first set of filters in the filter system could be rinsed out with water. I don’t recall that being part of the maintenance instructions that came with the unit. I was very pleased to be able to rinse out ten years accumulation of particles out of those filters. Thank you Justin!”
– Julia K.
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“Justin has done our annual gas furnace maintenance since 2017. He is always prompt, polite, informative, professional, and thorough. Everything is clean and complete when he leaves. It is a real pleasure to work with him.”
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“Justin was a very polite, young man who went right to work servicing our furnace and air conditioner and made recommendations. We think he did a good job.”
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“Justin was great. Efficient, professional. Much appreciated!”
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