Regular maintenance will help increase the life of the furnace. Additionally, substandard maintenance can be dangerous. Furnaces that are not properly maintained are more subject to gas leaks. Here are ten tips for keeping your gas furnace in optimum condition.
For the most part, heating systems are simple to maintain and do not cause many problems. Maintaining them properly is the key to keeping them operating efficiently. There are a few tasks you need to perform on a regular basis to ensure that your heating system does not break down when you need it the most.
Scheduling preventative maintenance for your heater on an annual basis ensures that the system will run consistently and efficiently during the cold months of the year.
Do you really understand the components that make up your heating system? We’ve listed them here so you know exactly what your technician is referring to when discussing your heating system.
The last few weeks we have been discussing filtering out bad health and repair costs for your furnace. If you missed any of our three-part series, please visit part 1, Using and Replacing Furnace Filters, and part 2, Learn to Replace or Clean Your Furnace Filter.
Before attempting to replace and clean your furnace filter, it is important to turn off your heating system. To replace or clean your furnace filter, find the service panel of the system and remove the cover.
It is important for you to use furnace filters as they help decrease the release of allergens like pollen and dust through your heating system.
If you want your Las Vegas heating system to run optimally and last for years, you will have to conduct some routine maintenance on your furnace. Faulty settings, dirty filters and congested burners can all wreck havoc on the efficiency and operation of a furnace.