The importance of furnace maintenance01/24/2017 We’re sure you have things you’d prefer to spend your money on than unnecessary furnace repairs, which is why it’s so important to keep up with annual furnace maintenance. This is a chance for you to get ahead of issues before they start. We have all experienced how winters in Saint Peters can get and you don’t want to be left without heat due to an unforeseen furnace breakdown. The team at C-N-O Comfort Zone will keep your hard-working furnace running smoothly this season. Regular furnace maintenance gives us time to identify existing problems that could be the cause of a furnace repair down the road. See your furnace maintenance as you do getting the oil changed in your car. Your furnace is a mechanical system with a lot of moving parts that need to be checked to ensure you’re not on your way to a breakdown this winter. The experts at C-N-O Comfort Zone in Saint Peters will review both your wiring and every moving part of your furnace to ensure your furnace is that your furnace is functioning as it should this season and many seasons to come. Something you can do to keep your furnace performing efficiently throughout the year, and something we mention a lot – check your air filter. The troubles a dirty air filter can cause are endless, and the solution is easy – change your air filter. It’s such an easy thing to do and it is imperative for the life and efficiency of your system. A dirty air filter can create a domino effect of troubles within your system. A dirty filter restricts air flow which causes your furnace to work harder to keep up with your thermostat, which negatively effects your system’s efficiency and the extra wear and tear will decrease the life of your system. Your air filter also has an effect on your home’s indoor air quality as all the air inside your home is passing through it. A filthy filter means filthy air. The more time you wait to get a problem fixed, the more time it has to further damage your system. When it comes to your furnace it’s best to be proactive and address issues before they become a breakdown, along with an unplanned bill. Now is an excellent time to schedule your furnace maintenance with C-N-O Comfort Zone in Saint Peters, give us a call at 636-578-1777 or set up an appointment with us online.