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Heating Maintenance in Mount Airy, NC

Jay’s Heating, Air & Plumbing is a trusted heating maintenance company serving customers in Mount Airy and surrounding areas. If you live in Surry County, you can count on our NATE-certified technicians to evaluate and tune up your furnace or heater to ensure it’s in top shape. We recommend scheduling a professional heating inspection once a year, preferably in the fall before the cold weather arrives.

Regular service can avoid needing major repairs later and help your heating system run more smoothly and efficiently. At the very least, you’ll have more reliable heating throughout the season. Our contractors work to exceed your expectations every time. We also back every job with a 100% customer satisfaction guarantee.

Heating Maintenance in Mount Airy

The Significance of Heating Maintenance

Neglecting heating system maintenance can have a wide range of undesirable consequences. By scheduling heating maintenance in Mount Airy, you can avoid:

  • Furnace Shutdown: A hidden issue can cause your furnace to overheat or deteriorate until it completely shuts down and won’t start up again.
  • Carbon Monoxide Leak: Damage to a furnace’s heat exchanger can cause this dangerous gas to escape. A maintenance tech will find issues to correct before this happens.
  • Costly Repairs/Replacements: If not corrected, a small mechanical or electrical issue can cause significant damage, resulting in more frequent repairs or having to replace the unit early.
  • Poor Indoor Air Quality: If replacing the air filter doesn’t help, dirt in the system and performance issues can cause particulates and fumes to pollute your indoor air.
  • Home Fire: An ignition failure or loose electrical connection can potentially trigger a fire. During an annual inspection, a technician takes steps to minimize the risk of this happening.

Frequent repairs, early replacement, or a house fire can be extremely costly to deal with. Investing in maintenance helps you save substantially in the short term and long term, especially when you consider the costs of parts, labor, or restoring your home after a disaster.

$59

$59 Seasonal Inspection; No Breakdown Guarantee

The $59 cost will be applied towards the cost of repair if your system breaks down for any reason after our inspection. Any suggested repairs made during the inspection must be purchased to be eligible.

*This offer cannot be combined with any other offers and can only be used once per household. Call today to schedule a visit.

Why Choose Us for Heating Maintenance

Customers choose Jay’s for our knowledge of home heating needs in Mount Airy. We are fully licensed, bonded, and insured to provide HVAC services in NC; we use high-quality parts and materials and are familiar with the local climate and heating requirements of our clients. Our technicians are certified and trained to provide the best in service. They’re trusted for their attention to detail, experience with all makes and models of heaters, and open communication.

Also, we’re respected for our upfront estimates, flat-rate pricing, and flexibility in scheduling appointments. We also follow a proven process to ensure your entire heating system is covered; it entails:

  • Comprehensive Inspection: Our team checks the heat exchanger, thermostat, blower fan, burners, igniter, and other furnace components and addresses small issues so the unit works safely, reliably, and efficiently.
  • Cleaning and Lubrication: Dirt and debris can impact heating performance and cause your furnace to run inefficiently; cleaning it can prevent problems later. Lubricating moving parts reduces wear and tear and helps the system run more smoothly.
  • System Calibration: Calibrating controls helps yield more accurate temperature settings so your furnace can provide the right amount of heating. This step can improve your comfort and avoid uneven heating and efficiency issues.

Benefits of Professional Heating Maintenance

A professional heating inspection and tune-up, aside from preventing major repairs and avoiding their associated costs, can provide benefits such as:

  • Prolonged System Lifespan: By addressing minor issues that could otherwise wear out larger components, heating maintenance can extend the life of the system.
  • Energy Efficiency: When your furnace is running smoothly, it won’t require as much energy to heat your home, keeping utility costs in check.
  • Consistent Indoor Comfort: A well-maintained heating system will provide a comfortable temperature throughout the home, day and night.

Our Seasonal Heating Maintenance Checklist

Our technicians are punctual and arrive in fully stocked company vehicles ready to service your heater. They are also respectful and will answer all of your questions. During fall heating maintenance in Mount Airy, our team will take every step necessary to prepare your furnace for the colder months, including:

  • Check the heat exchanger for damage
  • Evaluate burner combustion
  • Tighten gas, oil, or electrical connections
  • Measure gas pressure
  • Check thermostat settings
  • Clean the blower motor/fan
  • Lubricate moving parts
  • Inspect/clean the condensate drain
  • Test all system controls

Despite how thorough our heating maintenance technicians are, we suggest changing the filter regularly, changing the thermostat batteries if necessary, and keeping your furnace and the area around it clean. Also, be aware of any signs of a problem, such as decreased heating performance, noises, odors, a discolored pilot flame, and higher energy bills.

Frequently Asked Questions

How Often Should I Clean My Central Heating System?

Most furnaces should be cleaned in the early fall. While you can wash and replace the filter (at least every 90 days) or remove clutter from around the unit, a full furnace cleaning should be left to a professional.

What Does a Furnace Tune-Up Cost?

A furnace tune-up can cost a couple hundred dollars, but that pales in comparison to what you may pay for major repairs. For a small fee, all the routine services you’ll need are included in our maintenance plan.

When Should I Schedule Furnace Maintenance Sooner?

Call for a professional heating inspection if your home isn’t reaching the right temperature, some rooms are colder than others, there’s no heat, or the furnace emits strange odors, has a yellow or orange flame, or is making loud banging, whistling, or other noises.

Contact Jay’s Heating, Air & Plumbing

We provide top-notch heating maintenance services in Mount Airy, NC. Regular maintenance can ensure your home is comfortable and energy efficient. It can also keep your furnace in peak shape so there are no heating performance or safety issues. Our certified technicians are prompt, thorough, and respectful and they are  able to keep your heating system running smoothly throughout its life. To request maintenance and other HVAC services in NC, or learn more about our furnace maintenance services, call (336) 663-0496 today.

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