On the eve of some of the coldest and darkest days of the year, it’s imperative that we remember just how crucial our heating system is to our comfort and livelihood. Usually, the worst happens without warning, often even under the stress of inclement weather such as a snowstorm. Regardless of the cause of your misfortunes, you shouldn’t have to endure them while worrying about your home’s heating.
As heating installation experts in the Camden County and surrounding areas, Hutchinson’s elite staff have aided locals through the toughest and most arduous of winter seasons. If we have a trade secret that we share with our loyal customers, it’s this: Don’t forget about the maintenance of your unit.
We want you to get through the winter as safely and smoothly as possible, so our experts at Hutchinson have brainstormed some of the most common heating problems and how to correct them.
Neglecting Your Annual Maintenance
It may as well be our first HVAC tenet—you simply can’t forget about inspecting and maintaining your heater. Routine maintenance ensures that your heater remains as functional and efficient as it should be all year round—and especially during a blizzard!
Regularly Replace Old and Dirty Filters
By frequently and regularly turning on your heater, you’ll eventually accumulate dust and debris in your unit’s filter. Do yourself a favor and keep an eye on this filter the more that you use heat in your home.
Your best friend or your worst enemy, the programmable thermostat can spell doom for you or preserve the equilibrium of your living spaces. When we’re inspecting or preparing for a heating installation near South Jersey, our specialists do not walk out of a home until they know the thermostat is calibrated correctly.
Pilot Light is Out at Night
If you’ve reached that stage where you’re struggling to reignite your heater, you may want to call the professionals. Hutchinson has the experience and knowledge to get your pilot light on and your home heated.