Too Soon? Think Again – Now is the Time for Furnace Service in Wisconsin Rapids09/02/2015 Just because winter is nearing its end doesn’t mean that it’s time to overlook your furnace until next winter. The nicest way to prepare for any season is to service your furnace now and guarantee that it is ready to go when it’s needed. Yes, in a few weeks you will be turning your thermostat off from the ‘heat’ setting, but don’t forget about that final winter checklist thing to ensure that your furnace won’t cause you any sudden problems this summer and next early fall. Depending on your furnace after months of dormancy is always a wager. It isn’t realistic to think that months of winter means you can forget about your system. That, on top of months without using your furnace in the summer, can cause maintenance difficulties and dirt accumulation, especially if there is no planned tune-up. So why right now? Why is tuning your furnace beneficial? Routine furnace service can help you dodge a number of likely problems throughout the year, including: Unsafe situations with gas or oil problems in your furnace More complicated furnace problems that could create impending furnace replacement Lowered efficiency, due to an overworked furnace An annulled warranty after irregular maintenance over time Forgetting annual furnace service and leaving it to chance with Wisconsin Rapids weather is not the smartest option. The best way to think about your furnace is to look at it like your car. Vehicles always need specific annual maintenance to keep everything operating efficiently, and without this maintenance, the lifespan of your car would decrease. It’s the same for your furnace, and the perfect time to schedule service is now before you forget! If you want to discover more about what the team at Rapids Sheet Metal Works Inc can do for you and your furnace during the spring, give us a call at 715-421-5555 or schedule an appointment with us online.