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What Are the Basics of Furnace Filters?

February 10, 2020
Furnace Filter Replacement

Furnace filters. They’re one of those items not really on the top of everyone’s minds, but they are important and can have a big impact. At M E Brown Air Conditioning, we know with the right furnace filter, you can save money and improve your Houston indoor air quality (IAQ) in one fell swoop. What…

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Why Is My Furnace Blowing Cold Air?

November 5, 2019
Using heater at home in winter. Woman warming her hands sitting by device with cat and wearing warm clothes. Heating season. (Using heater at home in winter. Woman warming her hands sitting by device with cat and wearing warm clothes. Heating season.,

Did you finally turn your furnace on this winter only to have cold air blowing out of your vents? Or did your furnace stop working just when you started to need it most? There are a few reasons your furnace may be blowing cold air, and there a few things to check before you need…

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Video—Why Does My Furnace Smell Like Gas When I Turn it ON?

October 29, 2019
Why does my furnace smell like gas when I turn it on?

You turn on your furnace, and you smell gas. What should you do? First assess what the smell most likely is, and you may not need to call anyone. Of course, if you’re still nervous because you just don’t know, turn off your furnace and give one of our highly trained technicians a call at…

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5 Reasons to Schedule a Fall Furnace Clean and Check

October 11, 2019
Service technician performing scheduled maintenance on fall furnace clean and check

Once the cooler weather hits here in Houston this fall, you are going to want the inside of your home toasty and comfortable. This means turning on your furnace. Long before the first night you’ll want to use it, you should have your furnace cleaned and checked by a professional from ME Brown Air Conditioning…

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Video – Check Your Furnace Pilot Light

September 27, 2019
pilot light

Your furnace may be blowing cold air because the pilot light has gone out. Call us at 713-939-9411 or request service online to have it properly fixed. This is indicative of a bigger problem that requires professional help.

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Why Is My Furnace Leaking Water?

February 8, 2019
Caucasian repairman or blue collar/service industry worker makes service/house call at customer's front door in Houston, TX.

You just discovered there’s a puddle of water on the floor in front of your furnace. What does this mean? Why would your furnace be leaking water? In most cases, it’s not a big repair, so don’t panic. It could be a few different things. However, you will need a certified professional to take a…

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Types of Furnaces

December 11, 2018
Close-up view of blue flames in gas boiler

There are three different types of furnaces available. There are a few things that factor into which kind will work for you. You should consider your heating requirements, duct work and insulation, size of you home and number of floors, and your budget. One of the certified technicians at ME Brown Air conditioning Company can…

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Furnace Maintenance

November 20, 2018
Technician cleaning the front cover os a gas furnace before re-installing .

Before starting any kind of routine maintenance or cleaning make sure you have taken the proper safety precautions, such as turning your appliance off. If at any point you question what you are doing or think you might damage your furnace or hurt yourself, do not proceed. Call us and we will be happy to…

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