Oil or Gas: Which Furnace is Right for You and the Huntsville Weather?10/28/2014As we get further in to November and the temperature starts to drop, we’re faced with the imminent decision of when to turn the heat on. For some families, that time has already come and for others, it is looming large. Of course with the cold rapidly approaching now is the time to consider replacing your home’s furnace because no one wants their furnace to go out in the middle of the coldest day of the year. So when it’s time to replace your furnace, how do you know which option to choose between an oil furnace or a gas furnace? Well we’re here to help answer that for you. After all, there’s no point in being bundled up in the middle of January because you didn’t know your furnace was going to go out. Take a few seconds and read what both types of furnaces can give you and give us a ring at 256-801-4701 if you have any further questions. Oil Furnaces Up-front cost is less than gas furnaces Give more heat than other furnaces Easily serviced by the oil delivery company Maintenance can be more intensive because of dirt and grim buildup Fuel costs are more than gas furnaces Less efficient than gas furnaces Gas Furnaces More efficient than oil furnaces Cheaper fuel compared to oil furnaces *Note: your home must be in an area where a gas supply is available Less maintenance required Gives less heat than oil furnaces Up-front cost is 10-25% more than similar sized oil furnaces No matter which furnace you pick, your comfort should never be compromised, so make sure you make the most informed decision possible. If you happen to have any questions throughout the process, don’t waver in giving All Weather Heating & Air Conditioning Inc in Huntsville a call at 256-801-4701. We’re more than happy to help solve all of your furnace questions.