Are Heat Pumps a Good Choice for Indiana Residents?

Indiana weather can be, well, rather sporadic, making the need for an efficient way to heat and cool your house extremely prominent in the Hoosier state. While air conditioners and furnaces are a common combination, many homeowners are opting to install heat pumps for year-round comfort control. Homeowners who aren’t familiar with these systems often […]

When Is the Best Time to Turn Off the Heat in Spring?

Spring is a funny time of year here in Central Indiana, with temperatures that can be freezing one day and blistering hot the next! With such drastic weather changes, how do you know when to turn off heat in spring? Star Heating & Cooling shares advice that will help you determine the best time to […]

How Often Should I Change My Furnace Filter?

Maintaining a home is hard work. There is always something that must be done, whether it’s simple maintenance steps or larger projects. One of the most important maintenance steps for homeowners is to change their furnace filters, and it’s also one of the easiest to complete! To ensure you know how and when to do […]

How to Reduce the Chance of a Carbon Monoxide Leak in the Home

During the winter season, carbon monoxide poisoning is more likely to occur in Central Indiana homes. Fuel-burning appliances are being used to keep living spaces warm and homes are tightly sealed to keep heat in, increasing the risk of a leak and exposure indoors. Star Heating & Cooling explains how carbon monoxide occurs and shows […]

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 […]