Not sure if you need a furnace replacement?

Without your furnace, your home would not be a comfortable respite. Day after day, it works to provide you with heat so that you can keep warm and cozy all winter long. We all know how brutal OKC winters can be, so it’s critical that you have a fully-functioning furnace that meets your demands. When your furnace no longer provides you with the warmth you need, it may be time to consider replacement. There are numerous telltale signs indicating furnace replacement may be the best option.

If one or more of these signs apply to you, go ahead and give a professional HVAC technician a call as soon as possible. The last thing you want is for your furnace to fail during severe weather, when you really need your furnace to pull through.

年龄

This is often the most obvious sign that you may need a furnace replacement. When installed correctly along with regular maintenance, your furnace should last between 15 and 20 years, 然而, 一旦你的炉龄达到15年, it’s a good idea to start considering replacement options. If you weren’t the homeowner who installed the furnace, you can find out the age by either looking at the original owner’s manual or by calling the manufacture with the model number of the unit.

频繁的维修

维修可不便宜, if you’re having to call in a technician on a regular basis, 这些维修工作真的累加起来了. Depending on how often you’re needing to repair your furnace, you may be paying the cost of a new furnace installation! The upfront cost may be more than the average one-time repair, but we guarantee it’ll save you money in the long run.

Tip: If the repair costs 50% of what a replacement would cost, you should highly consider replacement.

当你换掉旧的, inefficient conventional furnace with a new Energy Star-rated gas furnace, you’ll save on average $94 per year on heating costs! And we all know that savings are what you really want.

上涨的能源法案

Have you noticed your energy bill increasing as of late, despite your usage remaining the same? 原因是有答案的. When you’ve been overworked day after day, you’re going to feel sluggish and have to work extra hard to get things done. 你的炉子还是一样的. When your furnace is no longer efficient, it’s going to require more energy to keep up with your demands. Unfortunately, more energy means more money.

As your furnace ages, it’s going to lose some of its efficiency. However, another reason could be inadequate maintenance. 所以这对你来说很重要 完成日常维护 在你的炉! Like anything else, the better you take of something the longer it will last. When you don’t 完成日常维护, 这会导致过早的失败, 当然, 频繁的维修. Your system will become clogged with dirt and dust, rendering many parts ineffective. 不要让这种情况发生! 安排炉子的调试 today – and we can help you decide whether your furnace needs repairing or replacing.

黄色燃烧器火焰代替蓝色

Pay close attention to the color of the flame your furnace puts out as it is an indication of how healthy and efficient your system is. A yellow flame is a possible sign of carbon monoxide, which could be incredibly dangerous to you and your family.

一氧化碳的迹象包括:

  • 炉子周围的煤烟条纹
  • 烟囱无向上通风
  • Excess moisture on windows, walls, or other cold surfaces
  • 烟道管生锈过多
  • Water leaking from the base of the chimney, vent, or flue pipe

If you even suspect you have carbon monoxide, call a professional technician right away. Don’t risk your health or safety by putting it off!

不均匀的温度

Does one room feel too hot while another doesn’t feel warm enough? This could be due to uneven temperatures. If you find yourself constantly having to adjust the thermostat in your home, 也许是更换的时候了. The uneven distribution of warm air could be because your furnace lacks the ability to keep up. We know the natural response is to continue to bump the temperature up, but the best response is to call in a professional. It’s possible that it could be because of a faulty thermostat, 漏水的管道, 或者你的导航灯有问题.


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