by Zona on March 6, 2015

Signs Your Heating Unit Needs a Tune-Up


Indianapolis HeatingCommercial Heating System Tune-Up

There are many signs that your heating system may require a tune-up. Here is what you should look out for. One sign that your system may require maintenance from an expert is noisy operation. Noisy operation can be caused by several factors.

A dirty air filter, blocked airflow vents and debris within the furnace can all cause noisy operation. If you heating system unit has noisy operation it is a good idea to call an expert to perform a tune-up.

If your system functions noisily it can be a minor problem such as particles lodged in vents that suck air in, or a major problem like a crack that will require immediate attention. A professional HVAC technician can determine the cause of the problem, and the best solution.

They will also take care of any minor issues such as noisy operation which can be harmless but annoying especially at night. Another sign to look out for is cold spots within your facility.

If part of your facility or building is cold while others spots are warm this could be a problem with the vents or this could be a problem with the burner and heat exchanger. Again a technician will be able to diagnose and remedy the issue.

What Happens During a Tune-Up

So what happens during a tune-up? A tune-up is basically a scheduled maintenance of your heating system. It is like getting an inspection and oil change for your vehicle. The technician, in this case the HVAC tech will inspect your heating system. They will clean your unit, specifically the burner and heat exchanger which is vital for proper and efficient operation of your unit.

In any problems are found during the tune-up you will be told. They will then suggest the best course of action for you to take to remedy the problem such as uneven heating, noisy operation, leaking gas etc.

Indianapolis Heater Tune-UpBenefits of Getting an Annual Tune-Up

So what are the benefits of getting annual tune-ups for your heating systems? For one, they will make sure your heating systems are in tip top shape, and are working at their maximum capabilities. This can translate into long term savings for you or your company.

Another benefit is problems will be spotted and addressed early on. You won't have to worry about sudden breakdowns which can be devastating for manufacturing facilities and institutions. Annual tune-ups can also prolong the life of your heating system unit and prevent costly repairs in the future.

Is the heater in your Indianapolis area home not working quite like it used to? Call Griesemer Plumbing & Mechanical Service at (317) 881-9536 for a professional tuneup!

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