Just because winter is almost over doesn’t mean that it’s time to overlook your furnace until next winter. The best way to prepare for any season is to perform maintenance on your furnace now and guarantee that it is prepared when it’s needed. Yes, in a few weeks you will be changing your thermostat off from the ‘heat’ setting, but don’t disregard that final winter checklist piece to make sure that your furnace won’t cause you any sudden problems this summer and next early fall.
Relying on your furnace after months of inactivity is always a wager. It isn’t realistic 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 arranged tune-up.
So why right now? Why is tuning your furnace useful?
Annual furnace service can help you steer clear from a number of likely problems within the year, including:
- Hazardous situations with gas or oil issues in your furnace
- More intricate furnace problems that could lead to possible furnace replacement
- Reduced efficiency, due to a wornout furnace
- A cancelled warranty after sporadic maintenance over time
Forgetting routine furnace service and leaving it to chance with Pella weather is not the smartest option.
The best way to consider your furnace is to regard it like your car. Vehicles always need certain regular maintenance to keep everything operating smoothly, and without this maintenance, the lifetime of your car would decrease. It’s the same for your furnace, and the perfect time to setup service is now before you forget! If you want to hear more about what the team at Van Haaften Plumbing & Heating can do for you and your furnace this season, give us a call at 641-628-3621.