It’s not a good thing when one your appliances is tripping your circuit breaker, but having your furnace cause difficulties throughout the coldest Excelsior Springs days is pretty high on Colvin's Heating and Cooling’s list of “Bad Things.” If your furnace is tripping your circuit breaker, there is a chance you need a furnace repair. Colvin's Heating and Cooling can help you identify what the exact problem is, but here are some reasons we usually see: overworked furnaces, short circuits and wiring problems. It doesn’t matter what is taking place with your furnace, if your circuit breaker is tripping, you need to call in an expert.
There are several reasons why furnaces can be overworked, but they’re typically preventable. Dirty air filters and blocked or closed vents are often to blame—and those problems can be easily identified and fixed during a preventive maintenance visit. If that’s not the cause of your furnace trouble, Colvin's Heating and Cooling can help you out by executing a furnace repair.
If you have a short circuit in your furnace, it will trip the breaker instantly when you turn it on. If you suspect you have a short circuit in your furnace, call Colvin's Heating and Cooling right away for a furnace repair. Short circuits can be very dangerous, causing fires or other serious damages.
Faulty installation or loose connections can cause your furnace to short circuit and trip your circuit breaker. No matter how they got that way, loose wires can force your furnace to overheat and trip your circuit. Your Colvin's Heating and Cooling professional can find and tighten any loose connections and make sure your furnace is operating safely.
When your circuit breaker is tripping, give Colvin's Heating and Cooling a call at 816-379-3918 immediately. We want to keep your Excelsior Springs home and family safe and warm.