What to Do When Your Furnace Goes Out in the Winter?

It’s no secret that your heating system is forced to work for long periods of time during the cold winter months. Extended furnace use can occasionally lead to complete system breakdowns.  Star Heating & Cooling knows of the dangers and discomfort that can be caused when a furnace breaks down. We want to help you […]

What Temperature Should I Set My Thermostat in Winter?

When the winter months roll around, you can count on winter conditions like snow, low temperatures, and high winds. To combat these uncomfortable conditions, you’ll likely seek shelter indoors. However, when you turn on the heat, how can you be sure that you’re staying safe and comfortable, while also not spending a fortune on your […]

Why Is My Furnace Filter So Dirty?

Determining exactly how often your HVAC air filter needs to be changed isn’t an exact science. Depending on what type of filter you use, months may pass before you need a fresh filter. Every once in a while, you may discover the need for a new filter sooner than expected, leading you to wonder: “Why […]

How to Stay Safe from Carbon Monoxide in the Home

In Central Indiana homes using natural gas heat to stay warm this winter, carbon monoxide is a safety concern you must be mindful of. Carbon monoxide (CO) in the home can be deadly, so it is important to know where it comes from, how to limit exposure, and how to discover if your living areas […]

Why There’s a Burning Smell When Turning on the Heat

As the temperatures drop and winter nears, you’ll begin to use your home’s heating system to provide your family with warmth. However, when you go to turn on your heating system, you may notice a burning smell coming from your heater. Why is this happening, and is it something to worry about? In the newest […]

How to Tell If the Air in Your House Is Dry?

During the winter months, it’s common to feel as though the air in your home is dry and uncomfortable. While some discomfort may be attributed to your body adjusting to colder and drier air that comes with the change of seasons, it’s important to know when your home’s air is too dry. In this blog […]

What Are the Benefits of Commercial Rooftop HVAC Units?

There are several equipment options available to meet the heating and cooling needs of commercial buildings in Central Indiana. Commercial rooftop HVAC systems are a popular choice in area facilities, and for good reason. Star Heating & Cooling explains the details of these heating and air conditioning systems and why their installation is advantageous for […]

What Are the Benefits of a Whole House Humidifier?

Winters in Central Indiana can be notoriously cold and dry, creating discomfort indoors as well as outside. Using a humidifier in the home can greatly improve the comfort of your living space and help your family stay healthy throughout the season! Star Heating & Cooling explains the benefits of whole house humidifier installation so you […]

Why Is My AC Compressor Making a Grinding Noise?

A steady hum from the outdoor air conditioning unit is all you should hear as your cooling system runs this summer. If you happen to hear a grinding noise coming from your AC compressor, this sound indicates malfunctions that need to be repaired. Star Heating & Cooling explains the possible issues causing your AC compressor […]

Are Heat Pumps Good in Indiana?

Deciding upon a new heating and cooling system for your Central Indiana home is a tall order. While air conditioners and furnaces are a common combination, many homeowners are opting to install heat pumps. Homeowners who aren’t familiar with these systems often wonder whether heat pumps work well in Indiana? Star Heating & Cooling discusses […]
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