Just because winter is nearing its end doesn’t mean that it’s time to disregard your furnace until next winter. The safest way to stay ahead of any season is to tune up your furnace now and guarantee that it is ready to go when it’s needed. Of course, in a few weeks you will be switching your thermostat off from the ‘heat’ setting, but don’t overlook that final winter checklist thing to make sure that your furnace won’t cause you any unforeseen problems this summer and next early fall.
Depending on your furnace after months of dormancy is always a wager. It isn’t realistic to trust that months of winter means you can neglect your system. That, on top of months without using your furnace in the summer, can cause maintenance problems and dirt buildup, especially if there is no scheduled tune-up.
So why right now? Why is tuning your furnace helpful?
Regular furnace service can help you dodge a number of potential problems within the year, including:
- Dangerous situations with gas or oil issues in your furnace
- More complex furnace problems that could lead to potential furnace replacement
- Decreased efficiency, due to an overworked furnace
- A voided warranty after a lack of maintenance over time
Skipping routine furnace service and leaving it to chance with Grand Prairie weather is not the greatest option.
The best way to think about your furnace is to look at it like your car. Vehicles always need particular routine maintenance to keep everything operating smoothly, and without this maintenance, the lifetime of your car would decrease. It’s the same for your furnace, and the best time to schedule service is now before you forget! If you want to learn more about what the team at Bon Air Service Company can do for you and your furnace this season, give us a call at 972-332-1028.