If you’re a homeowner in Westlake, OH, you probably haven’t given much thought to your heater in a few months. With summer in full swing, we’re focusing on keeping our homes cool instead of warm, and heating systems feel like the last thing on our minds. But we all know how quickly the heat of summer can give way to the chill of fall, and the sooner you can get a jump on heating season, the better. A heating maintenance session scheduled before the fall is an ideal way to help your winter go smoothly, and your heater perform at its very best.
What’s Involved in a Heating Maintenance Session?
Heating maintenance is designed to maximize the session’s efficiency and to spot potentially bad repair issues while they’re still small and comparatively easy to fix. The technician cleans off dirty parts, tightens loose bolts and fittings, checks for gas leaks or other hazards, and runs the system to ensure that everything is operating as it should. If something more is needed, you can then schedule it with the technician, with a clear eye for the issue and a proper sense of what’s needed to fix it.
Why Do It Now?
Simply put, because the luxury of time cannot be overemphasized. If you perform a heating session now, you’ll have nothing to worry about when the temperatures fall, knowing that your heater is in prime fighting shape and ready to go. It also lets you schedule the session and any subsequent repairs at a time that is convenient to you, rather than one dictated by the need to get it addressed as quickly as possible. You won’t need your heater while the technician is working on it, and when he’s done, you’ll be able to fire it up on the first cold day with the confidence that comes from planning ahead.
Call Westland Heating and Air Conditioning today to schedule a heating maintenance session!