The Heating System should be inspected on a Regular Basis
In order to have the heating system working efficiently, it will need to be inspected on a regular basis. This way parts or components that have worn down or have become damaged can be replaced. A heating system that is struggling to maintain the temperature that the thermostat is set at will lack the efficiency it needs. This can end up costing you more on monthly heating bills. We can inspect the heating system and make you aware of any issues that might be there. This can help decrease the monthly heating bill, as well as preventing a costly repair bill.
Why inspections are important
When the heating system for your home is inspected, you can help keep the furnace lasting as long as possible. Regular inspections can help ensure parts of the heating system are in proper working condition. Inspections are also important to make sure that all parts have been cleaned or replaced as needed. A furnace that is well maintained can last for several years. We can also check the thermostat of the heating system. Sometimes the thermostat will start to fail, without you noticing. An indication that you might have a bad thermostat is if you notice the actual temperature of the home is significantly lower than the temperature that the thermostat is set at. This same affect could be caused by ductwork that leaks air out of it. It is important that if you notice this issue, to contact us so we can inspect it. This can help to save on heating costs, as well as a costly repair bill.
Check the Filters regularly
Just as important as have a regular inspection done on the furnace, is to also check the filters. The filters are an important part of the heating system because it helps to collect dirt, contaminants, and pollutants from the air. This is beneficial because it will then allow only clean air to go through the ductwork of your home. This can help to keep the air as clean as possible from contaminants and pollutants. The filters should be inspected on a regular basis to ensure they are clean and still being effective for your furnace. If the filter is too clogged with dirt and debris, it can lead to poor air circulation. It can also cause the heater to work harder. This can then lead to the furnace wearing out prematurely, and result in costly repair bills. It is also necessary to replace the filters when needed. This way you can help to ensure the best quality air is traveling through your home.
Do not forget to inspect the Ductwork
While the heating system is inspected, the ductwork should also be looked at. It should be checked to ensure there are no cracks or gaps in it. Heat that is produced will be lost through gaps in the ductwork system. It should also be inspected inside. If a cleaning needs to be done, we can set up a time to do so. This way you can help to ensure the ductwork is clean, which will lead to cleaner air for you and your family.