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 make sure that it is all set for when it’s needed. Of course, in a few weeks you will be turning your thermostat off from the ‘heat’ setting, but don’t disregard that final winter checklist thing to make sure that your furnace won’t cause you any unforeseen problems this summer and next early fall.
Depending on your furnace after months of dormancy is always a gamble. It isn’t practical to believe that months of winter means you can neglect your system. That, on top of months not using your furnace in the summer, can cause maintenance problems and dirt logjam, especially if there is no scheduled tune-up.
So why right now? Why is servicing your furnace helpful?
Annual furnace service can help you dodge a number of potential problems throughout the year, including:
- Unsafe situations with gas or oil trouble in your furnace
- More complicated furnace problems that could bring about possible furnace replacement
- Reduced efficiency, due to an overworked furnace
- A voided warranty after a lack of maintenance over time
Forgetting regular furnace service and leaving it to chance with Excelsior Springs weather is not the best option.
The best way to think about your furnace is to regard it like your car. Vehicles always need particular regular maintenance to keep everything running efficiently, and without this maintenance, the lifespan of your car would decrease. It’s the same for your furnace, and the greatest time to setup service is now before you forget! If you want to hear more about what the team at Colvin's Heating and Cooling can do for you and your furnace this time of year, give us a call at 816-379-3918.