How to Know When It’s Time for a Furnace Repair

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In Ontario you rely on your furnace to keep you comfy throughout the chilly time of year. If it’s been a while since you had a routine maintenance appointment for your heat pump, you could be preparing for furnace service visit in the near future. As a minimum, you probably have a dirty air filter, which can block air flow and impact your furnace’s execution. It could even produce trouble with your furnace’s control switch, which controls furnace operation.

There are a few other reasons you may call for a furnace repair. We’ve compiled some signs for you to scan for. The sooner you can call for a heat pump maintenance, the better. Call in a professional, like Stan's Heating, Inc , if you note any of these signs:

  1. Your blower doesn’t seem to be operating properly. Is it operating enough? Is it operating all the time? Is the air blowing through as liberally as it should, or does it seem feeble? Indications related to your blower could signify a slight problem with your air filter or the internal blower.
  2. Your home isn’t getting warm enough. Are you turning up the thermostat again and again, but you’re still chilly? This could be a issue with your thermostat. It may be that your furnace is too undersized for your home. It may even be a issue with your gas source or your pilot light, along with other things.
  3. Your furnace is loud. If your furnace starts working loudly or making noises you’re not used to hearing, there could be trouble.
  4. You smell gas. You definitely don’t want to meddle with this one. If you smell gas, turn off your furnace immediately and turn off its gas supply. Get around lighting matches or changing on lights until your HVAC technician or your gas company checks it.
  5. You find water pooling around your furnace. Many times this is a obstructed condensation line. This could demand both plumbing and HVAC pros to solve.
  6. Your utility bill keeps growing. If your bill is increasing, but your usage is not, there could be a series of problems. Your HVAC technician will help find out what’s going wrong.

Now that you’ve read these symptoms, you’ll know when you need to setup furnace repair. And we’re here when you need it. Call Stan's Heating, Inc at 541-889-3987 or use our online scheduler when you need to schedule repairs or annual maintenance.

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