Why you should invest in annual furnace service12/27/2016 Some homeowners may question the need of annual furnace service. If your furnace is running fine why does it need to be serviced? The answer is, to keep it operating fine. Furnace service is a little investment that pays off immensely in the long run. It will help maintain your system’s efficiency, extend the life of your system and maintain your home’s comfort. In addition, furnace service will also give you the gift of peace of mind. We all hope to keep our utility bills at a minimum and a furnace service will help you do just that. You’ll note the savings every month when your utility bill arrives. Furnace service keeps your system operating at its best, which is why you’ll see those savings start rolling in. Studies conducted by the EPA show that getting yearly preventative maintenance could save you up to 30% on your energy bills. Yearly furnace service will give your technician a chance to catch any little problems before they become a major breakdown that will require furnace repair. The certified technicians at Ben Maines Air Conditioning, Inc. in Longview 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 hinders efficiency and performance. Keeping up with regularly scheduled service will give our technicians the opportunity to familiarize themselves with your system and that will make it easier to spot when something has gone awry. Your annual furnace service is security on your investment. A furnace that has been well-maintained will be more efficient, more reliable and experience less wear and tear. Your modest investment of furnace service will protect your big investment–your furnace. It’s important to note that some manufacturers actually require proof of regular furnace service to keep a warranty valid. One of the leading causes of furnace repair is failure to keep up with regular maintenance. The team at Ben Maines Air Conditioning, Inc. in Longview will help you keep your home comfort system functioning as good as possible for as long as possible. The optimal time to prevent a breakdown is before it occurs, give us a call at 903-758-0701 or set up an appointment with us using our online scheduler.