Why you should invest in annual furnace service12/27/2016 Some homeowners may question the need of annual furnace service. If your furnace is running fine why does it need to be serviced? The answer is, to keep it running fine. Furnace service is a tiny investment that pays off immensely in the long run. It will help to keep up your system’s efficiency, extend the life of your system and maintain your home’s comfort. In addition, furnace service will also provide you with peace of mind. We all hope to keep our utility bills at a minimum and a furnace service will assist you in doing just that. You’ll notice the savings every month when your utility bill arrives. Furnace service keeps your system operating at its best, which is why you’ll see those savings start to take effect. Studies conducted by the EPA show that getting regular preventative maintenance could save you up to 30% on your energy bills. Annual furnace service will allow your technician to catch any little problems before they become a major breakdown that will require furnace repair. The certified technicians at Beck Cohen in Charlottesville take their time checking out your furnace ensuring that it’s operating properly. They will also remove any dirt and debris that may have built up over the year which impedes efficiency and performance. Keeping up with regularly scheduled service will give our technicians time to familiarize themselves with your system and that will make it easier to spot when something has gone awry. Your yearly furnace service is a safeguard on your investment. A properly maintained furnace will be more efficient, more reliable and experience less wear and tear. Your tiny investment of furnace service will protect your major investment–your furnace. Another important thing to note is that some manufacturers actually require proof of yearly furnace service to keep a warranty valid. One of the leading causes of furnace repair is failing to keep up with regular maintenance. The team at Beck Cohen in Charlottesville will help you keep your home comfort system running as good as possible for as long as possible. The optimal time to prevent a breakdown is before it occurs, give us a call at 434-296-0129 or set up an appointment with us using our online scheduler.