Skylake Heating and Air Blog: Archive for March, 2018

Does Your Furnace Need Repairs or Replacing?

Monday, March 26th, 2018

heating-system-maintenanceWe’re coming to the end of heating season, and with warming weather comes the opportunity to assess the state of your furnace. Heating systems get put under a tremendous amount of strain during the winter months, and if you have an older system, you need to carefully check its status at the end of every winter. If it’s working fine, terrific. But if there are lingering problems, you need to determine if repairing the system is the best way to go, or if you need a new heater before next winter.

Ultimately, only you can make that decision. As the homeowner, you know your furnace better than anyone, and can probably tell when it’s ready to be replaced with a new one. However, there are some factors that can help make that decision easier.

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Get Your Air Conditioner Ready for Spring

Monday, March 12th, 2018

air-conditioning-maintenanceCool weather is still here, but spring will officially be here in just a few weeks and before you know it, it will be summer. Your air conditioner will gradually see more and more use as the weeks go by, and the last thing you need is to be caught off-guard by an unexpected breakdown or similar repair issue in the middle of summer.

The good news is that our trained technicians can respond quickly to any air conditioning repair call and get your system back up to speed very quickly. But we believe that an ounce of prevention beats a pound of cure, and rather than reacting to an unexpected problem, we’d rather prevent those problems from ever popping up in the first place. For that, you need a timely maintenance session early in the season.

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