How to Know When It’s Time for a Furnace Repair 02/16/2018In Hauppauge you rely 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 create trouble with your furnace’s control switch, which works furnace operation. There are many 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 symptoms: Your blower doesn’t seem to be operating properly. Is it operating enough? Is it running all the time? Is the air blowing through as freely as it should, or does it seem feeble? 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 turning up the thermostat again and again, but you’re still cool? This could be a issue with your thermostat. It could be that your furnace is too undersized for your home. It may even be a issue with your gas source or your pilot light, along with other things. Your furnace is loud. If your furnace starts running noisily or producing noises you’re not used to hearing, there could be a problem. You smell gas. You certainly don’t want to meddle with this one. If you smell gas, turn off your furnace at once and turn off its gas supply. Avoid lighting matches or switching on lights until your HVAC technician or your gas company looks at it. You find water pooling around your furnace. Usually this is a clogged condensation line. This could need both plumbing and HVAC experts to repair. Your utility bill keeps growing. If your bill is climbing, but your usage is not, there could be a number of problems. 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 631-360-2665 or use our online scheduler when you need to arrange repairs or annual maintenance.