Your first thought waking up in the morning may not be the importance of furnace maintenance. It’s probably not even on your radar at all; at least not until an HVAC breakdown happens to you on a blistering hot day or a very, very frosty one.
Check out these benefits of furnace maintenance and get ahead of any potential issue that may be lurking, like the need for more refrigerant or a ventilation problems.
It’s not ideal or safe to find yourself stuck in cold temperatures without having the option of heat. It is also not safe to have a blocked vent, cracked heat exchanger, or dirty burners. This can cause serious health issues and possible carbon monoxide leaks.
Increase Energy Efficiency and Avoid Outrageous Utility Bills
By keeping your unit as up-to-date as possible, you will have a furnace that can run efficiently without any possible build-up that will prevent the heating system from performing at its best when you need it the most in the winter. Better performance can mean savings on your utility bills each month.
The more build-up a system has, the harder it has to work, which increases your energy bill because your heater is working overtime to maintain its basic functioning. An inefficient furnace may force you to pay higher-than-expected heating bills in fall and winter, but you can improve your furnace’s efficiency instantly with a furnace tune-up.
Save On Costly Repairs
When our friendly, licensed, insured, and background checked technicians maintain your furnace in the fall, it can save you from the hassle of an unplanned breakdown. Small repair issues often lead to larger issues that are much more expensive than annual maintenance is. Maintain your furnace now, and lower your furnace repair costs or possibly eliminate some of the expenses altogether. Our professional technicians will identify if your furnace needs a repair and are always prepared to handle it on the spot.
Prolong the Life of Your Unit
By scheduling a furnace tune-up every fall, you can increase the lifespan of your unit. The average life expectancy of a furnace is around 12-20 years; if it is not properly maintained, it may not even last 10 years. When scheduling a furnace tune-up every fall, you can easily double the lifespan of the average furnace!
Don’t wait for your furnace to break down. When you’re dealing with a furnace issue, work with our trusted and experienced energy professionals who will keep your home running at a comfortable temperature year-round.