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Forced Air Heating System

A forced air heating system is an HVAC system such as a furnace or heat pump that uses air as its heat transfer method. These systems utilize ductwork, vents and plenums in order to distribute the heated air throughout the building. A complete cycle of heating looks like this:

  1. First, the return ducts carry air from several large return grilles located around your home (these are the large grilles on the walls) back to your air handling unit to be heated.
  2. Before it goes into the heat exchanger, the return air is drawn into the plenum, which has higher air pressure than the outside. This works to equalize the air pressure for more even distribution.
  3. Once inside the heat exchanger, the air is heated by a burner or heating coil before being blown (or forced) into the supply ducts.
  4. The supply ducts distribute the air back into the house. This cycle will have to be repeated numerous times before the temperature set on the thermostat can be achieved.

Like any type of central HVAC system, a forced air heating system is controlled by a thermostat. The thermostat can sense when the temperature has dropped below the desired level and cause the forced air heating system to turn on.

If you have questions about your forced air heating system, or you need heat pump or furnace service in Ocean, Middlesex or Monmouth County, NJ, contact the experts at Arctic Air Conditioning today. We can address any concerns you have with your forced air heating system.

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”Arctic air never disappoints. Professionalism of their staff is excellent. I have used them several times. Appointment window was 11am - 1pm. The showed up at 11:15am. Took them all…”

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”The technician Ed listened to me about what I had been hearing with our heating unit and recognized what was going on with the unit! Much appreciated the attention to…”

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”Artic air is simply amazing. Excellent customer service & their technicians are extremely knowledgeable. Mike is a super star.”

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”I realized that heater wasn't heating late around 7pm. No one was home and kids were with their mom en route home. Now, temperature outside showing 36F the house was…”

- Alex Kamalov
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”Technicians had to install a new humidifier in my home. Removed old Humidifier from attic and relocated new humidifier in laundry room on main level. The men were very careful…”

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”Salesman explained everything with no pressure. Company kept me updated on installer arrivals. Installers were efficient and very thorough in evaluating work then completing it efficiently and very neat. Explained…”

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”They responded quickly and even came on a Sunday. The service techs were courteous, and knowledeable and did a great job. I would highly recommend them.”

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”The service was excellent. Very neat and thorough with suggestions for caring for our systems which was much appreciated. The technicians arrived on time and were very neat and complete…”

- Edward Leski
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- Ken Guell
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