Why you should invest in annual furnace service12/27/2016 There are some people who may question the need of annual furnace service. If your furnace is working fine why does it need to be serviced? The answer is, to keep it running fine. Furnace service is a small investment that pays off huge in the long run. It will help maintain your system’s efficiency, extend the life of your system and maintain your home’s comfort. In addition, furnace service will also give you the gift of peace of mind. We all hope to keep our utility bills as low as possible and a furnace service will assist you in doing just that. You’ll note the savings every month when your utility bill arrives. Furnace service keeps your system operating at its best, which is why you’ll see those savings start adding up. Studies done by the EPA show that getting regular preventative maintenance could save you up to 30% on your energy bills. Yearly furnace service will give your technician a chance to catch any little problems before they become a major breakdown that will require furnace repair. The certified technicians at Ackerman Heating & Air Conditioning in Colfax take their time looking over your furnace ensuring that it’s working properly. They will also remove any dirt and debris that may have built up over the year which impedes efficiency and performance. Keeping up with regularly scheduled service will give our technicians time to familiarize themselves with your system and that will make it easier to spot when something has gone awry. Your yearly furnace service is a safeguard on your investment. A properly maintained furnace will be more efficient, more reliable and experience less wear and tear. Your small investment of furnace service will protect your major investment–your furnace. It’s important to note that some manufacturers actually require proof of yearly furnace service to keep a warranty valid. One of the leading causes of furnace repair is failing to keep up with regular maintenance. The team at Ackerman Heating & Air Conditioning in Colfax will help you keep your home comfort system running as good as possible for as long as possible. The best time to prevent a breakdown is before it occurs, give us a call at 509-397-3622 or set up an appointment with us using our online scheduler.