The importance of furnace maintenance01/24/2017 We’re sure you have things you’d prefer to spend your money on than unnecessary furnace repairs, which is why it’s so important to keep up with annual furnace maintenance. This gives you the opportunity to get ahead of issues before they start. Anyone that has lived here awhile knows how winters in Lodi can get and you don’t want to be left without heat due to a sudden furnace breakdown. The team at Tokay Heating and Air Conditioning will keep your hard-working furnace functioning smoothly this season. Regular furnace maintenance gives us time to identify existing problems that could grow into a furnace repair down the road. Consider the importance of your furnace maintenance as you do getting the oil changed in your car. Your furnace is a mechanical system containing a lot of moving parts that need to be checked to ensure you’re not on your way to a breakdown this winter. The experts at Tokay Heating and Air Conditioning in Lodi will review both your wiring and every moving part of your furnace to ensure your furnace is that your furnace is functioning as it should this season and many seasons to come. Something you can do to keep your furnace operating efficiently throughout the year, and something we mention a lot – check your air filter. The complications a dirty air filter can create are endless, and the solution is clear – change your air filter. It’s such an easy thing to do and it is so important for the life and efficiency of your system. A dirty air filter can lead to a domino effect of issues within your system. A dirty filter reduces air flow which makes your furnace to work harder to keep up with your thermostat, which negatively effects your system’s efficiency and the extra wear and tear will shorten your system’s life. Your air filter also impacts your home’s indoor air quality as all the air inside your home flows through it. A filthy filter means polluted air. The more time you wait to get a problem fixed, the more time it has to further damage your system. When it comes to your furnace it’s best to be proactive and address issues before they become a breakdown, along with an unexpected bill. Now is the perfect time to schedule your furnace maintenance with Tokay Heating and Air Conditioning in Lodi, give us a call at 209-368-0556 or set up an appointment with us online.