Why you should invest in annual furnace service12/27/2016 Some people may question the need of annual furnace service. If your furnace is operating fine why does it need to be serviced? The answer is, to keep it working fine. Furnace service is a tiny investment that pays off big in the long run. It will help maintain your system’s efficiency, extend the life of your system and keep your home comfortable. In addition, furnace service will also offer you peace of mind. We all hope to keep our utility bills down and a furnace service will help you do just that. You’ll see the savings every month when your utility bill arrives. Furnace service keeps your unit working at its best, which is why you’ll see those savings start rolling in. Studies done by the EPA show that getting yearly preventative maintenance could save you up to 30% on your energy bills. Annual furnace service will give your technician a chance to catch any tiny problems before they become a major breakdown that will require furnace repair. The certified technicians at O'Brien Heating & Air Conditioning in the Main Line take their time checking out your furnace ensuring that it’s running properly. They will also remove any dirt and debris that may have built up over the year which impedes efficiency and performance. Receiving regularly scheduled service will give our technicians the opportunity to familiarize themselves with your system and that will make it more apparent when something has gone awry. Your yearly furnace service is security on your investment. A furnace that has been well-maintained will be more efficient, more reliable and experience less wear and tear. Your tiny investment of furnace service will protect your big 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 lack of keeping up with regular maintenance. The team at O'Brien Heating & Air Conditioning in the Main Line will help you keep your home comfort system running as good as possible for as long as possible. The ideal time to prevent a breakdown is before it occurs, give us a call at 610-626-2540 or set up an appointment with us using our online scheduler.