The importance of furnace maintenance01/24/2017 We’re sure you have things you’d rather spend your money on than unnecessary furnace repairs, which is why it’s so important to keep up with annual furnace maintenance. This gives you the opportunity to get ahead of complications before they start. We have all experienced how winters in Muskogee can get and you don’t want to be left without heat due to an unexpected furnace breakdown. The team at Hix Air Conditioning Service, Inc. will keep your hard-working furnace functioning smoothly this season. Annual furnace maintenance gives us time to identify existing problems that could lead to a furnace repair down the road. Consider the importance of 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 the path towards a breakdown this winter. The experts at Hix Air Conditioning Service, Inc. in Muskogee will check out both your wiring and every moving part of your furnace to keep your furnace 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 complications a dirty air filter can generate are endless, and the solution is easy – change your air filter. It’s such an easy thing to do and it is so important for the life and efficiency of your system. A dirty air filter can cause a domino effect of troubles within your system. A dirty filter blocks air flow which makes your furnace to work harder to keep up with your thermostat, which has a negative impact on your system’s efficiency and the added wear and tear will shorten the life of your system. Your air filter also impacts your home’s indoor air quality as all the air inside your home goes through it. A filthy filter means dirty 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 problems before they become a breakdown, along with an unexpected bill. Now is an excellent time to schedule your furnace maintenance with Hix Air Conditioning Service, Inc. in Muskogee, give us a call at 918-682-8238 or set up an appointment with us online.