Winter is right around the corner, so temperatures will drop. If you haven’t already, it will be time to turn on your furnace to provide the comfortable heat levels you need through the winter months. When it comes to your heating system, you want to ensure everything is operating as it should. The last thing you want to worry about is scheduling an emergency service in the middle of winter due to a glitch in your furnace function.
Investing in Furnace Maintenance
Regular maintenance is the best way to avoid major issues that can become costly or time-consuming. Before the weather gets too cold, having a professional inspect your system is beneficial. Suppose you’ve noticed cold spots in your home, an unexpected increase in heating costs, loud clanks, or unusual noises coming from your system. Having a professional come in for an inspection can provide peace of mind that your furnace is ready for the winter ahead.
Your experienced technician will usually check the following:
- Filters- your furnace is composed of different filters that help with air quality. These filters can become blocked with dirt, debris, and hair. A clean filter helps avoid hazards and ensures a solid airflow to keep temperatures consistent.
- All parts- Your furnace comprises several minor details, such as coils that work together to provide the reliable heat you need. Your technician will examine every element of your furnace, checking for minor problems before they can develop into a more significant concern.
- Temperature gauge- If your furnace doesn’t seem to provide the heat you need, this could be an issue with the temperature gauge. Your technician can ensure everything is reading correctly and that your furnace is kicking on and shutting off as it should.
Let Us Help
With the cold months still ahead, now is the best time to have your furnace inspected by a professional and ensure your heating system is ready for the long months ahead. Contact us to schedule a maintenance check today.