Oil or Gas: Which Furnace is Right for You and the Greencastle Weather?10/28/2014As we get deeper in to November and the temperature starts to dip, we’re faced with the impending 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 colder months quickly approaching now is the time to consider replacing your home’s furnace because no one wants their furnace to go kaput in the middle of the coldest day of the year. So when the time comes 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 reason to be bundled up in the middle of January because you didn’t know your furnace was about to go out. Take a few seconds and read what both types of furnaces can give you and give us a ring at 717-597-9900 if you have any more questions. Oil Furnaces Up-front cost is lower than gas furnaces Give more heat than other furnaces Easily serviced by the oil delivery company Maintenance can be more thorough because of dirt and grim buildup Fuel costs are higher 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 Very little maintenance required Provides less heat than oil furnaces Up-front cost is 10-25% more than similar sized oil furnaces No matter which furnace you decide to go with, your comfort should never be sacrificed, so make sure you make the most informed decision possible. If you happen to have any questions throughout the process, don’t think twice about giving Premier HVAC Services LLC in Greencastle a call at 717-597-9900 . We’re more than happy to help answer all of your furnace questions.