Just because winter is almost over doesn’t mean that it’s time to disregard your furnace until next winter. The nicest way to gear up for any season is to perform maintenance on your furnace now and ensure that it is prepared when it’s needed. Sure, in a few weeks you will be switching your thermostat off from the ‘heat’ setting, but don’t forget about that final winter checklist item to certify that your furnace won’t bring upong any unexpected difficulties this summer and next early fall.
Depending on your furnace after months of not using it is always a gamble. It isn’t sensible to trust that months of winter means you can disregard your system. That, on top of months without using your furnace in the summer, can cause maintenance difficulties and dirt logjam, especially if there is no planned tune-up.
So why right now? Why is checking your furnace beneficial?
Routine furnace service can help you dodge a number of possible problems during the year, including:
- Dangerous situations with gas or oil problems in your furnace
- More complicated furnace problems that could bring about potential furnace replacement
- Lowered efficiency, due to an old furnace
- A cancelled warranty after sporadic maintenance over time
Skipping regular furnace service and leaving it to chance with Huffman weather is not the best option.
The best way to look at your furnace is to regard it like your car. Vehicles always need particular routine maintenance to keep everything operating correctly, and without this maintenance, the longevity of your car would be reduced. It’s the same for your furnace, and the best time to setup service is now before you forget! If you want to hear more about what the team at Air Houston Mechanical LLC can do for you and your furnace during the spring, give us a call at 832-777-1521.