As the summer heat lingers, your home’s heater is probably the last thing you want to be thinking about right now. But this is the ideal time of year to make sure that it’s working. You do not want to wait until your family needs warmth to find out that the heater is malfunctioning. By scheduling preventive maintenance now, you can rest easier during the colder season.
Fall preventive maintenance
When you call a professional to come to your home and perform a maintenance check on your heating system, the technician will:
- Change out the filters; this is also a job you can do year-round
- Check the furnace for wear and and damage
- Inspect the blower wheels and motor for dust
- Examine all gas and electrical connections
- Check the thermostats
- Examine the burner and heat exchanger
- Check for Carbon Monoxide
These are just a few of the tasks your technician will perform.
Benefits of preventive maintenance
Seasonal maintenance can save you money in the long run. How? First, by heading off costly repairs later on. Second, by making sure your system is running efficiently, because wasted energy means higher utility bills. By preventing unnecessary system damage and increasing system efficiency, maintenance also extends the life of your heating equipment.
Amarillo Air Conditioning has been providing expert service to residents in this area for over 50 years. If you have questions about your home comfort systems, or want to schedule a preventive maintenance call, contact us today. 376-4253
Our goal is to help educate our customers in Amarillo, Texas about energy and home comfort issues (specific to HVAC systems). For more information about preventive maintenance and other HVAC topics, download our free Home Comfort Resource guide.
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