Why you should invest in annual furnace service12/27/2016 Some homeowners 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 running fine. Furnace service is a little investment that pays off huge in the long run. It will help sustain your system’s efficiency, increase 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 has the benefit of doing just that. You’ll note 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. The EPA conducted studies which show that getting yearly preventative maintenance could save you up to 30% on your energy bills. Annual furnace service will allow your technician to catch any tiny problems before they become a major breakdown that will require furnace repair. The certified technicians at Lycoming Heating Company in Williamsport take their time checking out your furnace ensuring that it’s working properly. They will also remove any dirt and debris that may have built up over the year which impedes efficiency and performance. Keeping up with regularly scheduled service will give our technicians time to familiarize themselves with your system and that will make it more apparent when something has gone awry. Your regular furnace service is protection 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 large investment–your furnace. Something to keep in mind 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 failing to keep up with regular maintenance. The team at Lycoming Heating Company in Williamsport will help you keep your home comfort system running as good as possible for as long as possible. The optimal time to prevent a breakdown is before it occurs, give us a call at 570-326-4450 or set up an appointment with us using our online scheduler.