It’s fall. And winter will be here before you know it.
The last thing you want is for your furnace to fail on the coldest night of the year and costly repairs to fix it.
That’s why now’s the time to get your furnace ready for Old Man Winter with fall furnace maintenance from Handy Bros. Home Comfort.
Did your furnace make a strange noises or sounds the last time you ran it?
If so, that’s a sign it needs specialized furnace repairs or outright replacing depending on factors like age, wear-and-tear, and damage.
Here are some noises you should watch out for:
Your furnace should operate smoothly and quietly.
If it’s noisy or sounds like it’s struggling to work, you should contact us ASAP for a fall service visit.
Even if you didn’t use your furnace in summer, its air filtration components have become clogged with things like:
When Old Man Winter is doing his worst, your home heating system must work harder in order to deliver warm air throughout your home.
That can lead to problems down the road, such as:
To avoid these problems altogether, your best bet is to have us replace any dirty filters or install a new HEPA filter for you.
Carbon monoxide is known is “the silent killer” because it’s:
While it’s a natural by-product or normal furnace operation, too much CO can be deadly.
A fall furnace maintenance visit – combined with a reliable and well-placed carbon monoxide alarm – will locate any potential trouble spots.
Additionally, your furnace may rely on natural gas. If there’s a leak in the gas line and, say, a candle was lit, the consequences could be catastrophic.
Don’t take this chance. Instead, book fall furnace maintenance and get the peace of mind your family deserves.
Your furnace is a complicated piece of machinery. It’s made of:
As such, a trained Handy Bros. Home Comfort technician can safely get in there and properly inspect important elements like:
The last thing you want is to damage your furnace or injure yourself by trying to maintain these components yourself.
Rather, be safe and have us take care of it all for you.
In addition to the reasons mentioned in this blog, there are other reasons to schedule fall furnace maintenance with Handy Bros. Home Comfort:
If you wait until winter to get your furnace ready for it, it’s too late.
Proactive fall furnace care ensures that when winter is doing its worst, your furnace will be at its best.