Furnace repair Edmonton
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What does Furnace Maintenance Include?

  • Check the heat anticipator settings.
  • Test the burners, limits, and blower.
  • Pull, clean, and inspect the burners.
  • Test the hot surface igniter.
  • Clean pilot assembly, pilot orifice, and the sensor.
  • Replace the thermocouple if needed.
  • Vacuum the combustion chamber.
  • Inspect the heat exchangers.

The best time to get your furnace maintained is before you need it, and we’ll need it much too sooner. It’s better to schedule the visit before our weather changes and most heating companies’ calendars fill up! When looking for a reliable HVAC company in Anchorage, it’s important to make sure they are doing a complete and professional inspection of your equipment. If you have a furnace, here are some of the things you should expect to be part of the inspection and maintenance.

  • Check the heat anticipator settings
  • Test the burners, limits, and blower
  • Pull, clean, and inspect the burners
  • Test the hot surface igniter
  • Clean pilot assembly, pilot orifice, and the sensor
  • Replace the thermocouple if needed.
  • Vacuum the combustion chamber
  • Inspect the heat exchangers
  • Check combustion motor
  • Check filter condition, replace if necessary
  • Inspect blower motor and blower wheel for excessive dust build up
  • Lub applicable parts
  • Check pressure switch
  • Check gas pressure
  • Check flame signal
  • Run test from thermostat for minimum of 15 minutes
  • Check condensate piping and pump
  • Wipe down exterior of equipment

If you have a water heater the following should also be done

  • Pull and clean burner and pilot assy
  • Replace t-couple
  • Test T/P valve

7 Tips for Maintaining Your Furnace

  1. Clean or replace your filter. …
  2. Make sure blower motor is functioning correctly. …
  3. Reduce home’s heating load. …
  4. Make sure all household vents are free. …
  5. For gas furnaces, verify the exhaust flue to the outside is clear. …
  6. Remove all flammable objects from around your furnace. …
  7. Clean your heating systems vents and ductwork.