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 working fine. Furnace service is a tiny investment that pays off big in the long run. It will help sustain your system’s efficiency, increase the life of your system and keep your home comfortable. In addition, furnace service will also give you the gift of peace of mind. We all hope to keep our utility bills as low as possible 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 to take effect. The EPA conducted studies which show that getting regular preventative maintenance could save you up to 30% on your energy bills. Yearly furnace service will give your technician a chance to catch any tiny problems before they become a major breakdown that will require furnace repair. The certified technicians at Ilten's Incorporated in Cedar Rapids take their time checking out 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. Staying on top of regularly scheduled service will give our technicians a chance to familiarize themselves with your system and that will make it more apparent 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 small investment of furnace service will protect your big investment–your furnace. Something to keep in mind is that some manufacturers actually require proof of annual furnace service to keep a warranty valid. One of the leading causes of furnace repair is failing to keep up with regular maintenance. The team at Ilten's Incorporated in Cedar Rapids will help you keep your home comfort system working as well as possible for as long as possible. The optimal time to prevent a breakdown is before it occurs, give us a call at 319-363-0283 or set up an appointment with us using our online scheduler.