The importance of furnace maintenance01/24/2017Having to pay for pointless repairs isn’t high on anyone’s to-do list, that’s why keeping up with furnace maintenance is so important. The greatest time to stop a problem is before it arises. While we move into the wintertime in Hattiesburg, you don’t want to be left in the cold due to a furnace failure. Your furnace will be working hard this winter to keep you warm. Routine furnace maintenance from the team at Oak Grove Heating & Air Conditioning will repair any current problems and analyze and tend to any problems that could otherwise lead to furnace repair. Routine furnace maintenance is as imperative as getting the oil changed in your car. You wouldn’t go many years without obtaining an oil change – the same goes for furnace maintenance. As with any mechanical system, there are a number of things that should be checked so they don’t go wrong, and the pros at Oak Grove Heating & Air Conditioning in Hattiesburg will examine all those moving fragments to ensure they aren’t moving toward a malfunction. Our experts will investigate every moving function of your system, counting your wiring, to confirm that everything is running as it should. There is also a easy thing that you can do as a homeowner to keep your furnace functioning correctly all through the year: check your air filter. Routinely testing and keeping up with changing your air filter is an important task to keep your system working efficiently, avoiding unexpected furnace repair. A dirty air filter limits airflow and causes added tension on your furnace to work with your thermostat. This will not only lessen your furnace’s efficiency, it can also decrease the life of your system by causing additional 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 filthy, so is your air. The longer a problem goes unaddressed, the more destruction it can do. We want to help you stay on top of things and keep you from any unexpected failures, which come with unforeseen bills. If you haven’t yet planned for furnace maintenance, give the specialists at Oak Grove Heating & Air Conditioning in Hattiesburg a call at 601-268-3486. You can also schedule an appointment with us online.