The importance of furnace maintenance01/24/2017Having to pay for needless repairs isn’t high on anyone’s to-do list, that’s why continuing with furnace maintenance is so crucial. The perfect time to halt a problem is before it arises. While we approach the winter months in Columbus, you don’t want to be abandoned in the cold because of a furnace malfunction. Your furnace will be working hard this time of year to keep you warm. Routine furnace maintenance from the team at Wolfe & Sons Inc will repair any existing problems and identify and address any problems that could otherwise lead to furnace repair. Routine furnace maintenance is as imperative as getting the oil changed in your car. You wouldn’t go consecutive years without obtaining an oil change – the same goes for furnace maintenance. As with any mechanical system, there are a number of things that should be checked so they don’t go wrong, and the professionals at Wolfe & Sons Inc in Columbus will inspect all those moving fragments to ensure they aren’t heading toward a malfunction. Our technicians will inspect every moving function of your system, counting your wiring, to confirm that everything is working as it should. There is also a simple thing that you can do as a homeowner to keep your furnace operating efficiently in every season: check your air filter. Regularly testing and keeping up with changing your air filter is a vital to-do list item to keep your system working properly, avoiding unexpected furnace repair. A dirty air filter confines airflow and causes added tension on your furnace to keep up with your thermostat. This will not only decrease your furnace’s efficiency, it can also decrease the life of your system by causing extra wear and tear. Another thing to [[keep in mind|remember]bear in mind]67] is your indoor air quality. All of the air in your home clears through your air filter. If your filter is filthy, so is your air. The longer a problem goes ignored, the more harm it can do. We want to help you stay practical and keep you from any unforeseen breakdowns, which come with unanticipated bills. If you haven’t yet scheduled furnace maintenance, give the professionals at Wolfe & Sons Inc in Columbus a call at 614-451-0846. You can also set up an appointment with us online.