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Tell us if this sounds familiar: It’s late November, and you still haven’t turned on your gas furnace.

Instead, you decide to bundle up at home in Bucks County. You burrow under blankets and wear your thickest sweater, and maybe invest in a space heater.

And while we understand the temptation to put off running your heater for as long as possible, this way of doing things can backfire.

You might turn on your furnace for the season and discover any number of heating unit issues that are keeping your home from being its warmest. Let’s look at some common problems with a furnace during the winter.

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Living in the northeast during winter means battling the elements…inside and outside.

When we head outside, we need to contend with freezing weather, slippery sidewalks and treacherous, icy highways.

When we’re indoors, we need to worry about things like frozen pipes, heavy snow collecting on the roof, and making sure sidewalks are clear.

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