The importance of furnace maintenance

January 24, 2017

Having to pay for unnecessary repairs isn’t high on anyone’s to-do list, that’s why continuing with furnace maintenance is so vital. The perfect time to halt a problem is before it arises. While we draw near the wintertime in Rockford, you don’t want to be deserted in the cold from a furnace failure. Your furnace will be operating hard this winter to keep you warm. Routine furnace maintenance from the team at Temperature Doctors Heating & Cooling, Inc will mend any existing problems and identify and tackle any problems that could otherwise lead to furnace repair.

Annual furnace maintenance is as crucial as getting the oil changed in your car. You wouldn’t go consecutive years without getting an oil change – the same goes for furnace maintenance. As with any mechanical system, there are many of things that should be examined so they don’t go wrong, and the pros at Temperature Doctors Heating & Cooling, Inc in Rockford will inspect all those moving fragments to make sure they aren’t proceeding toward a breakdown. Our experts will look at every moving function of your system, including your wiring, to confirm that everything is functioning as it should.

There is also a simple thing that you can do as a homeowner to keep your furnace running correctly throughout the year: check your air filter. Routinely testing and keeping up with replacing your air filter is an important task to keep your system working efficiently, avoiding unexpected furnace repair. A dirty air filter confines airflow and produces additional effort on your furnace to work with your thermostat. This will not only lower your furnace’s efficiency, it can also lessen the life of your system by producing added wear and tear. Another thing to keep in mind is your indoor air quality. All of the air in your home clears through your air filter. If your filter is filthy, so is your air.

The prolonged a problem goes ignored, the more damage it can do. We want to help you stay proactive and keep you from any unexpected breakdowns, which come with unanticipated bills. If you haven’t yet arranged for furnace maintenance, give the professionals at Temperature Doctors Heating & Cooling, Inc in Rockford a call at (815)914-6197.