The importance of furnace maintenance

Having to pay for unnecessary repairs isn’t superior on anyone’s to-do list, that’s why thinking ahead with furnace maintenance is so vital. The perfect time to halt a problem is before it starts. While we move into the colder season in Greater Richmond, you don’t want to be left in the cold because of a furnace malfunction. Your furnace will be working hard this season to keep you warm. Regular furnace maintenance from the team at Herman Allen Plumbing, Heating & Cooling will fix any current problems and diagnose and tend to any problems that could otherwise lead to furnace repair.

Annual furnace maintenance is as imperative as getting the oil changed in your car. You wouldn’t go many years without receiving an oil change – the same applies to furnace maintenance. As with any mechanical system, there are many of things that should be examined so they don’t go wrong, and the experts at Herman Allen Plumbing, Heating & Cooling in Greater Richmond will examine all those moving parts to guarantee they aren’t heading toward a failure. Our specialists will look at every moving function of your system, counting your wiring, to make certain that everything is functioning as it should.

There is also a straightforward thing that you can do as a homeowner to keep your furnace operating properly in every season: check your air filter. Regularly checking and keeping up with replacing your air filter is an important to-do list item to keep your system operating correctly, avoiding unexpected furnace repair. A dirty air filter confines airflow and causes extra tension on your furnace to keep up with your thermostat. This will not only decrease your furnace’s efficiency, it can also shorten the life of your system by causing added wear and tear. Another thing to [[keep in mind|remember]bear in mind]67] is your indoor air quality. All of the air in your home travels through your air filter. If your filter is unclean, so is your air.

The prolonged a problem goes unaddressed, the more harm it can do. We want to help you stay practical and keep you from any unexpected failures, which come with unforeseen bills. If you haven’t yet planned for furnace maintenance, give the professionals at Herman Allen Plumbing, Heating & Cooling in Greater Richmond a call at 804-302-6657.

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