The following is a list of the most common questions we are asked here at Plains Heating.

Thermostat Questions

Q. What are the benefits of a wifi thermostat?


Indoor Air Quility Questions

Q. How often should I change my filter(s)?

A. Different filters have different life spans. A cheap hourse hair filter is recommended to be replaced every month. A Pleated filter should be checked once a month and replaced no later than 90 days after being installed.

Q. Which filter(s) should I buy?

A. We HIGHLY recomend pleated filters.

Q.What are the benefits of having a high filtration system installed?


Q. Should I go with the highest density filters I can buy?

A. No.

Q. Why does Plains Heating recommend pleated filters?

A. Pleated filters are made of a denser material that is capable of blocking more particles from infiltrating the furnace. The pleated filter is ripled throughout the filter and when stretched out has a larger surface area allowing for more air flow.

Q.What are the benefits of a whole home humidifier?


Q.Will a humidifier fit on my heating system?


Maintainance Questions

Q. How often should I have my heating and air conditioning system cleaned?

A. New heating and air conditioning equipment is required to be maintained on an anual basis during the waranty period to keep form voiding warranty. Older systems are recommended to be cleaned annually to prevent avoidable failures in the system. However it is the responsobility of each home owner the decide when the system should be serviced

Q. What is a prefered customer?

A. Maintainance agreement customers and any customer whom we have installed equipment for.

Q. What is a maintainance agreement and what benefits do I get with it?


Furnace Questions

What are the benefits of a high efficiantcy heating system?


Q. Should I replace my heating system?


Air Conditioning Questions


Boiler Questions

Q.Why is my boiler making noise?

A. Possible answers may include air in the system.

Geothermal Questions

Q.What are the benefits of a geothermal system?