How to Know When Its Time for a Furnace Repair

When it’s frigid in Denton you need your furnace to keep you warm. If it’s been a while since your system had maintenance, you might have a furnace repair soon in your future. Even if your system appears to be running well, you probably need to clean or replace your air filter. A dirty air filter can stop air flow, impact your furnace’s efficiency and affect the limit switch that controls furnace operation.

There are different reasons you might require a furnace repair. The sooner you can schedule a furnace repair, the better. If you observe any of the following symptoms, call in an expert, like Oak Point Heating and Air LLC.

1. Your furnace is noisy. You may have a problem if your furnace is running loudly or making noises you haven’t heard before.
2. Your blower isn’t operating properly. Is it running for enough time? Is it running constantly? Does the air flow seem faint? You may have something wrong with your air filter or furnace blower.
3. Your home isn’t getting warm enough. Have you turned up the thermostat again and again but don’t feel like the temperature is what it should be? This could indicate a few specific problems. It could be a problem with your thermostat. It may be a problem with your gas source or pilot light. It could even be that your furnace isn’t correctly sized for your house.
4. Your monthly bill keeps climbing. Your usage is steady but your bill keeps increasing. This could indicate some different problems. Your HVAC professional will help find out what’s going amiss.
5. You smell gas. This is critical. If you smell gas, stop your furnace right away and close off its gas supply. Don’t light any matches or turn on lights until your HVAC expert or your gas company has a chance to inspect it.
6. You find water collecting around your furnace. This is generally a clogged condensation line. It may need both plumbing and HVAC technicians to repair.

You’ll know when you have to schedule furnace repair now that you’re knowledgeable about these common symptoms. The team at Oak Point Heating and Air LLC will be there when you need us. Call us at [[phonenumber]] or use our online scheduler to make an appointment.
 
 
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