Winter is in full swing, and everyone is relying on their furnace more than ever right now. Furnaces are an essential part of your home and work hard to keep your family warm all winter long. But did you know heating equipment is one of the leading causes of home fires according to the National Fire Prevention Association? It’s important to think about the safety of your furnace to not only keep it working efficiently but to keep your family safe.
As the temperatures drop even lower in New Jersey this month, you may experience a chill in your home or a power outage from a winter storm that leaves you without heat. Many people turn to their oven to warm their homes. But what many people don’t know is that using your oven to heat your home can be extremely dangerous. Here are the reasons why: