Why you should invest in annual furnace service12/27/2016 Some people may question the need of annual furnace service. If your furnace is working 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, 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 at a minimum and a furnace service will assist you in doing just that. You’ll notice the savings every month when your utility bill arrives. Furnace service keeps your unit running at its best, which is why you’ll see those savings start adding up. The EPA conducted studies which show that getting yearly preventative maintenance could save you up to 30% on your energy bills. Yearly furnace service will allow your technician to catch any small problems before they become a major breakdown that will require furnace repair. The certified technicians at Patterson & Stirling Inc in Erie take their time inspecting your furnace ensuring that it’s operating 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 yearly furnace service is a safeguard on your investment. A properly maintained furnace will be more efficient, more reliable and experience less wear and tear. Your small investment of furnace service will protect your large investment–your furnace. It’s important to note 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 Patterson & Stirling Inc in Erie will help you keep your home comfort system functioning as good as possible for as long as possible. The best time to prevent a breakdown is before it occurs, give us a call at 814-833-5558 or set up an appointment with us using our online scheduler.