The importance of furnace maintenance01/24/2017Having to pay for pointless repairs isn’t high on anyone’s to-do list, that’s why continuing with furnace maintenance is so important. The best time to stop a problem is before it starts. While we draw near the winter months in Napoleon and Northwest Ohio, you don’t want to be deserted in the cold from a furnace breakdown. Your furnace will be operating hard this season to keep you comfortable. Annual furnace maintenance from the team at Von Deylen Plumbing & Heating Inc. will fix any current problems and diagnose and tackle any problems that could otherwise lead to furnace repair. Routine furnace maintenance is as important as getting the oil changed in your car. You wouldn’t go years on end without receiving an oil change – the same applies to furnace maintenance. As with any mechanical system, there are numerous of things that should be checked so they don’t go wrong, and the professionals at Von Deylen Plumbing & Heating Inc. in Napoleon and Northwest Ohio will review all those moving pieces to ensure they aren’t heading toward a breakdown. Our technicians will inspect every moving part of your system, including your wiring, to guarantee that everything is working as it should. There is also a easy thing that you can do as a homeowner to keep your furnace functioning properly in every season: check your air filter. Routinely checking and keeping up with swapping your air filter is a vital task to keep your system running correctly, avoiding unexpected furnace repair. A dirty air filter limits airflow and causes additional effort on your furnace to work with your thermostat. This will not only decrease your furnace’s efficiency, it can also lessen the life of your system by causing added 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 passes through your air filter. If your filter is filthy, so is your air. The further a problem goes unattended, the more destruction it can do. We want to help you stay on top of things and keep you from any unanticipated failures, which come with unexpected bills. If you haven’t yet arranged for furnace maintenance, give the experts at Von Deylen Plumbing & Heating Inc. in Napoleon and Northwest Ohio a call at 419-592-4756. You can also schedule an appointment with us online.