The importance of furnace maintenance01/24/2017Having to pay for needless repairs isn’t high on anyone’s to-do list, that’s why thinking ahead with furnace maintenance is so crucial. The perfect time to halt a problem is before it begins. While we move into the colder season in Lake Charles, you don’t want to be deserted in the cold from a furnace failure. Your furnace will be operating hard this winter to keep you comfortable. Regular furnace maintenance from the team at ACR Air Conditioning & Heating Inc will fix any present problems and analyze and address any problems that could otherwise lead to furnace repair. Routine furnace maintenance is as crucial as getting the oil changed in your car. You wouldn’t go years on end without obtaining an oil change – the same applies to furnace maintenance. As with any mechanical system, there are numerous of things that should be tested so they don’t go wrong, and the experts at ACR Air Conditioning & Heating Inc in Lake Charles will review all those moving parts to make sure they aren’t heading toward a malfunction. Our technicians will look at every moving function of your system, counting your wiring, to guarantee that everything is running as it should. There is also a straightforward 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 replacing your air filter is a vital job to keep your system running correctly, avoiding unexpected furnace repair. A dirty air filter restricts airflow and creates added effort on your furnace to work with your thermostat. This will not only lower your furnace’s efficiency, it can also decrease 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 travels through your air filter. If your filter is unclean, so is your air. The further a problem goes unaddressed, the more damage it can do. We want to help you stay on top of things and keep you from any unanticipated malfunctions, which come with unforeseen bills. If you haven’t yet planned for furnace maintenance, give the experts at ACR Air Conditioning & Heating Inc in Lake Charles a call at 337-335-0992. You can also set up an appointment with us online.