The importance of furnace maintenance

We’re sure you have things you’d rather spend your money on than unnecessary furnace repairs, which is why it’s so important to keep up with annual furnace maintenance. This gives you the opportunity to get ahead of problems before they start. Anyone that has lived here awhile knows how winters in Alice can get and you don’t want to be left without heat due to an unexpected furnace breakdown. The team at Rescue Heating & Air will keep your hard-working furnace functioning smoothly this season. Regular furnace maintenance gives us a chance to identify existing problems that could lead to a furnace repair down the road.

See your furnace maintenance as you do getting the oil changed in your car. Your furnace is a mechanical system containing a lot of moving parts that need to be checked to ensure you’re not on the path towards a breakdown this winter. The experts at Rescue Heating & Air in Alice will review both your wiring and every moving part of your furnace to establish that your furnace is functioning as it should this season and many seasons to come.

Something you can do to keep your furnace running efficiently throughout the year, and something we mention a lot – check your air filter. The troubles a dirty air filter can create are endless, and the solution is clear – change your air filter. It’s such an easy thing to do and it is vital for the life and efficiency of your system. A dirty air filter can create a domino effect of issues within your system. A dirty filter restricts air flow which causes your furnace to work harder to keep up with your thermostat, which negatively effects your system’s efficiency and the additional wear and tear will decrease the life of your system. Your air filter also impacts your home’s indoor air quality as all the air inside your home is passing through it. A filthy filter means polluted air.

The longer you wait to fix a problem, the more time it has to further damage your system. When it comes to your furnace it’s best to be proactive and address problems before they become a breakdown, along with a surprise bill. Now is an excellent time to schedule your furnace maintenance with Rescue Heating & Air in Alice, give us a call at 361-265-4371.

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