How to Know When Its Time for a Furnace Repair Posted February 16, 2018 In Ronkonkoma you depend on your furnace to keep you comfortable throughout the chilly time of year. If it’s been a while since you had a standard maintenance appointment for your heat pump, you could be looking at a furnace service visit in the near future. Simply put, you probably have a dirty air filter, which can obstruct air flow and effect your furnace’s performance. It could even cause trouble with your furnace’s control switch, which works furnace operation. There are a lot of other reasons you may require a furnace repair. We’ve assembled some signs for you to scan for. The quicker you can call for a heat pump service, the better. Call in an expert, like Cool Power LLC , if you see any of these indicators: Your blower doesn’t seem to be operating properly. Is it running enough? Is it running all the time? Is the air blowing through as freely as it should, or does it seem weak? Signs related to your blower could signify a bit of a problem with your air filter or the indoor blower. Your home isn’t getting warm enough. Are you hiking up the thermostat again and again, but you’re still cool? This could be a problem with your thermostat. It could be that your furnace is too undersized for your home. It may even be a problem with your gas source or your pilot light, along with other things. Your furnace is loud. If your furnace starts operating noisily or producing noises you’re not used to hearing, there could be a problem. You smell gas. You definitely don’t want to meddle with this one. If you smell gas, shut down your furnace at once and shut down its gas supply. Stay clear from lighting matches or switching on lights until your HVAC technician or your gas company inspects it. You find water pooling around your furnace. Usually this is a blocked condensation line. This could need both plumbing and HVAC professionals to repair. Your utility bill keeps growing. If your bill is climbing, but your usage is not, there could be a series of issues. Your HVAC professional will help find out what’s going wrong. Now that you’ve read these signs, you’ll know when you need to setup furnace repair. And we’re here when you need it. Call Cool Power LLC at 631-246-4029 when you need to arrange repairs or annual maintenance.