The importance of furnace maintenance01/24/2017 We’re sure you have things you’d prefer to spend your money on than unnecessary furnace repairs, which is why it’s so important to keep up with annual furnace maintenance. This is a chance for you to get ahead of issues before they start. Anyone that has lived here awhile knows how winters in Carpentersville can get and you don’t want to be left without heat due to an unexpected furnace breakdown. The team at Controlled Comfort HVAC Inc will keep your hard-working furnace running smoothly this season. Yearly furnace maintenance gives us time to identify existing problems that could be the cause of a furnace repair down the road. Think of 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 your way to a breakdown this winter. The experts at Controlled Comfort HVAC Inc in Carpentersville will inspect both your wiring and every moving part of your furnace to ensure your furnace is that your furnace is functioning as it should this season and many seasons to come. Something you can do to keep your furnace operating efficiently throughout the year, and something we mention all the time – check your air filter. The troubles a dirty air filter can cause are endless, and the solution is easy – change your air filter. It’s such an easy thing to do and it is imperative for the life and efficiency of your system. A dirty air filter can lead to a domino effect of troubles within your system. A dirty filter blocks air flow which makes your furnace to work harder to keep up with your thermostat, which negatively effects your system’s efficiency and the extra wear and tear will shorten the life of your system. Your air filter is the front line for your home’s indoor air quality as all the air inside your home goes through it. A polluted filter means polluted air. The longer you wait to get a problem fixed, the more time it has to further damage your system. When it comes to your furnace it’s best to be proactive and address issues before they become a breakdown, along with an unplanned bill. Now is the ideal time to schedule your furnace maintenance with Controlled Comfort HVAC Inc in Carpentersville, give us a call at 224-699-9229 or set up an appointment with us online.