How To Save On Heating

 

Do you like to save money? We all do.

But if you aren’t providing regular maintenance and tune-ups to your heating system or furnace you could be losing hundreds of dollars a year on your home heating.

Over the course of the year, your heating system accumulates dust and dirt, making it less efficient and leading to higher utility bills. F.H. Furr offers a complete 28-step precision tune-up and professional cleaning of your furnace or heating system that will ensure your system is operating as efficiently as possible and not wasting money.

Your Heating Tune-Up Includes:

    1. Visually inspect capacitors for leakage and rust
    2. Inspect readily accessible ducts for obvious air leaks
    3. Complete operations sequence check
    4. Check crankcase heater for proper maintenance
    5. Inspection of air filtration system
    6. Inspect blower wheel
    7. Inspect blower and motor and record AMP draw (lubricate as needed)
    8. Replacement of filter provided by customer while on site at time of inspection
    9. Inspect unit wiring and electrical disconnect
    10. Check and calibrate thermostat as required
    11. Inspect gas lines and connections at furnace/boiler for leaks
    12. Check high limit control (adjust as needed)
    13. Inspect burner ignition system and assembly
    14. Inspect gas burners
    15. Check and adjust manifold gas pressure
    16. Check temperature rise across heat exchanger for overheating
    17. Inspect heat exchanger for sooting, corrosion, cracks and deformities
    18. Inspect gas valve for corrosion, leaks, restriction of gas flow and abnormal noise
    19. Inspect furnace/boiler wiring assembly for loose connections
    20. Inspect flue and venting for obstructions and leaks
    21. Check (1) electrical circuit to furnace/boiler. Test all electrical/safety circuits/controls for proper operation
    22. Inspect entire furnace/boiler for loose or worn parts and abnormal vibrations
    23. Test and adjust the unit for peak operating efficiency
    24. Check carbon monoxide emission level or pass/fail
    25. Check defrost cycle and reversing valve operation (heat pumps only)
    26. Tighten screw lug terminals in condensing unit (heat pumps only)
    27. Check refrigerant level (heat pumps only)
    28. Check emergency heat systems for proper operation (heat pumps only)

Contact us today to schedule your heating tune-up and start saving today.

Did you also know that new high-efficiency systems can save UP to 107% of your HVAC costs and pay for themselves in lower air conditioning and heating bills within several years (as well as providing you with a more comfortable home living experience)?

Let our friendly and experienced team of Comfort Consultants give you a free Home Comfort System Analysis. They’ll study and discuss any concerns/problems that you may have with your current comfort system. They’ll review all system recommendation options and help you with finding the best home comfort system that meets all your family’s needs and budget.

Contact us today and speak with a Customer Service Representative to schedule your FREE Home Comfort System Analysis.


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