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How to Know When It’s Time for a Furnace Repair

In Ballwin you depend on your furnace to keep you comfy throughout the chilly time of year. If it’s been a while since you had a regular maintenance appointment for your heat pump, you could be preparing for furnace repair visit in the near future. At the very least, you probably have a dirty air filter, which can impede air flow and influence your furnace’s execution. It could even produce issues with your furnace’s threshold switch, which works furnace operation.

There are many other reasons you may require a furnace repair. We’ve collected some signs for you to search for. The earlier you can call for a heat pump maintenance, the better. Call in a professional, like Holiday Heating & Air Conditioning, if you see any of these signs:

  1. Your blower doesn’t seem to be operating properly. Is it operating enough? Is it working all the time? Is the air blowing through as easily as it should, or does it seem feeble? Indications related to your blower could indicate a slight problem with your air filter or the interior blower.
  2. Your home isn’t getting warm enough. Are you ramping up the thermostat again and again, but you’re still cool? This could be a difficulty with your thermostat. It might be that your furnace is too small for your home. It may even be a difficulty with your gas source or your pilot light, amid other things.
  3. Your furnace is loud. If your furnace starts working noisily or generating noises you’re not used to hearing, there could be trouble.
  4. You smell gas. You certainly don’t want to meddle with this one. If you smell gas, shut down your furnace right away and turn off its gas supply. Get around lighting matches or changing on lights until your HVAC expert or your gas company checks it.
  5. You find water pooling around your furnace. Usually this is a clogged condensation line. This could demand both plumbing and HVAC experts to repair.
  6. Your utility bill keeps growing. If your bill is rising, but your usage is not, there could be a series of issues. Your HVAC expert will help find out what’s going wrong.

Now that you’ve read these signs, you’ll know when you need to setup furnace repair. And we’re here when you need it. Call Holiday Heating & Air Conditioning at 636-206-4250 or use our online scheduler when you need to arrange repairs or annual maintenance.