You can avoid many of the most common heating system problems by performing regular maintenance or tune-up on your system. The right knowledge and a little bit of effort can go a long way in keeping your HVAC system running efficiently and avoiding future breakdowns.

Get a professional tune-up on a yearly basis. By far, the best thing you can do to ensure that your furnace performs to the best of its ability is to schedule a professional tune-up every year. best air conditioner service near meDuring a tune-up, our technicians will inspect your furnace for any operational problems and perform a number of maintenance tasks (like cleaning your system) that will help avoid future breakdowns.

You should keep your air filter clean. A dirty filter will cause all sorts of performance and efficiency problems. Avoid it! How? Only  check or check your filter one a month.

Don’t forget to check your CO detectors.

Who needs CO detectors?
Every home with at least one fuel-burning appliance/heater, attached garage or fireplace should have a carbon monoxide alarm. If the home has only one carbon monoxide alarm, it should be installed in the main bedroom or in the hallway outside of the sleeping area.
And you should keep the area around your system clean.
Keep the area around your furnace clear. So you and your service technician can easily access it when the time comes for any maintenance or repairs.
 And if you’d like a heating system serviced or installed in your home, contact 911 Plumbing & Electric INC, your  heating and cooling contractor.