What the heck is a “Puff Back”? If you don’t know, consider yourself lucky!

Around about now, furnaces across the North East are getting turned on for the first time as the colder weather descends. And for an unfortunate few, fall furnace ignition problems with oil heat systems result in incomplete combustion. Incomplete combustion can cause a small explosion in the system sending soot particles throughout the home. And that’s what is commonly referred to as a “puff back.” Here's what you need to know:

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