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

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In Kennesaw and surrounding areas you count on your furnace to keep you comfy throughout the colder months. If it’s been a while since you had a standard maintenance appointment for your heat pump, you could be preparing for furnace repair visit in the near future. Simply put, you probably have a dirty air filter, which can obstruct air flow and impact your furnace’s execution. It could even cause issues with your furnace’s limit switch, which controls furnace operation.

There are a few other reasons you may need a furnace repair. We’ve assembled some symptoms for you to search for. The sooner you can call for a heat pump maintenance, the better. Call in a pro, like Total Comfort Solutions, if you see any of these indicators:

  1. Your blower doesn’t seem to be operating properly. Is it running enough? Is it working all the time? Is the air blowing through as freely as it should, or does it seem weak? Signs related to your blower could indicate a bit of a problem with your air filter or the interior blower.
  2. Your home isn’t getting warm enough. Are you turning up the thermostat again and again, but you’re still cold? This could be a issue with your thermostat. It may 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 loudly or generating noises you’re not used to hearing, there could be an issue.
  4. You smell gas. You definitely don’t want to mess around with this one. If you smell gas, shut down your furnace at once and turn off its gas supply. Stay clear from lighting matches or turning on lights until your HVAC pro or your gas company checks it.
  5. You find water pooling around your furnace. Usually this is a obstructed condensation line. This could demand both plumbing and HVAC experts to repair.
  6. Your utility bill keeps growing. If your bill is increasing, but your usage is not, there could be a number of issues. Your HVAC technician will help find out what’s going wrong.

Now that you’ve read these symptoms, you’ll know when you need to arrange furnace repair. And we’re here when you need it. Call Total Comfort Solutions at 404-987-5502 when you need to arrange repairs or annual maintenance.

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