Your furnace is an essential part of your home, so you want to ensure that it runs smoothly throughout the winter. However, when a machine like a furnace operates almost non-stop during the winter months, it may need occasional repairs.
When you do not understand the different options for furnace repair, furnace maintenance can seem daunting. This article will discuss four common furnace repair needs that may arise in your home. This will help you understand your furnace, and furnace repair, a bit better.
- Furnace Blower Repair: The furnace blower houses the fan that pumps air throughout your home. If your fan blower does not turn off, there may be a problem with the thermostat or fan.
- Thermostat Change: Though thermostats may look similar, they are built very differently. If the wrong type of thermostat is installed for your heater, your furnace will not operate correctly.
- Preventing Overheating: You may find you need furnace repair if your furnace turns off and on too frequently. Overheating can be caused by several factors from simple clogged filters to more complex problems such as furnace blower malfunctions.
- Addressing Strange Noises: Different noises may indicate different problems that require furnace repair. For example, a rattling noise may be fixed by tightening few screws. However, grinding noises may indicate much more serious problems with the motor.
In addition to regular maintenance, furnace repair is an essential part of keeping your furnace running smoothly throughout years of use. We are happy to help you identify and address the repairs you need for your furnace.