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Garage or Sauna?

Can you make out what this is a picture of?  Can you make out what’s going on in this photo?  A customer of Verne & Ellsworth Hann spoke with co-owner, Bill Hann, regarding a possible leak from her steam boiler.  Bill was in the area and decided to stop by […]

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Specializing in Boilers

You might not be thinking about your heating system right now, but did you know Verne & Ellsworth Hann specializes in steam and hot water boilers? For over 63 years, Verne & Ellsworth Hann has been the premiere boiler installation, repair and maintenance company in Greater Cleveland.  In the early […]

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Return Pipe To Nowhere

Pictured above is a recently extracted “Return Pipe” from a home in Cleveland Heights. It could very well be a Return Pipe from a similar steam heating system in Shaker Heights, University Heights, Moreland Hills or Pepper Pike. Return Pipes, or Return Lines as they are sometimes called, are one […]

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Only in Northeast Ohio!

Only in Northeast Ohio does it go from 70 degrees one day to 30 degrees the next!  With that being said, the weather here in Cleveland Heights and the surrounding Heights area just enforces the importance of heating and cooling for your home.  Verne & Ellsworth Hann, located on the […]

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Your Premiere Boiler Installation Company

Many homes in Cleveland Heights, Shaker Heights, and Greater Cleveland depend on a boiler and radiators for heat.  Boiler systems heat and pump water throughout your home via a series of pipes and radiators, baseboard convectors, or other devices.  Cooled water then returns to the boiler and is reheated, repeating […]

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Another Satisfied Customer

“We have used Verne & Ellsworth Hann for 25 years for yearly tune ups and repairs.  We would trust no one else.  Three years ago they installed an air conditioning system in our old, large Shaker Heights home.  They did a fantastic job.  Other companies who install air conditioning in […]

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A Very Bad Boiler

You know you have a very bad boiler when . . . This sounds like a set-up line for a comedian. But in this case it’s an actual boiler that had been in someone’s home and was even used to provide heat as late as last year. And then it […]

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Exceptional Boiler Experience!

For over 65 years, Verne & Ellsworth Hann has been the premiere boiler installation and repair company in Greater Cleveland.  In the early decades of our family’s business, we were responsible for installing hundreds of boilers and radiators in Cleveland Height’s historic neighborhoods.  Today, under the ownership of brothers Bill […]

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Do Your Pipes Have Arteriosclerosis?

Arteriosclerosis occurs when the blood vessels that carry oxygen and nutrients from your heart to the rest of your body become thick and stiff, sometimes restricting blood flow to your organs and tissues.  This is similar to what can happen to your pipes over time!  Sediment, minerals, rust and sludge […]

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Time Is Up – For 100 Year-Old Pipes

A majority of the homes built on the Eastside of Cleveland, in particular Cleveland Heights and Shaker Heights, were piped with commonly used galvanized steel pipe. At the time it was a good solution for both plumbing and heating. It was manufactured in the United States, probably from the steel […]

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What People Are Saying

  • Dear Chris,

    All the men for the furnace and the electricity were terrific.  Knowing your company for 50 years we would not have expected anything else.

    - Robert J.( South Euclid, Furnace Installation, February 2019 )
  • Very pleased with the furnace that was installed.  The process, from beginning estimate to the final walk through of installation and thermostat, was efficient and professional.  The workers did a great job.

    - Carolyn P.( Cleveland, Furnace Installation, January 2019 )
  • The crew was very professional and knowledgeable.  The entire boiler install was perfect!  I couldn’t be happier with the seamless process.  Bill Hann managed the entire install, even to the smallest detail.  In addition, the new copper return piping solved my first floor heating issues.

    - Jan R.( Shaker Heights, Boiler Installation, January 2019 )
  • The technicians were friendly and prompt and provided helpful advice.

    - Matthew K.( Cleveland Heights, Furnace & Air Conditioning Installation, February 2019 )
  • I was very pleased with the entire process…the initial evaluation of my needs, installation, clean-up.  All very professional.

    - Robert L.( University Heights, Furnace & Air Conditioning Installation, January 2019 )