Categories for Furnace Maintenance

Does My Furnace Need to Be Tuned Up?

November 23, 2019 3:34 am Published by Leave your thoughts

You might be surprised to learn that the majority of homeowners do not get their furnace tuned up every year, despite the industry-wide recommendations to do so. We strongly recommend prioritizing preventative maintenance on your furnace each year, especially if you have an older piece of equipment, just so you can ensure you’ll be able to maximize its useful life. Here are just a few of the reasons why getting annual inspections and furnace maintenance in Oregon City, OR from a qualified and certified HVAC technician is so important to the long-term function of your furnace. Safety First and foremost,... View Article

Some Important Tips for Better Furnace Maintenance in Portland, OR

November 22, 2019 11:59 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

We’re just now entering the heating season for homeowners across the cooler regions of the United States. If you haven’t already, it’s important to give your HVAC system a good tune-up so you’re all set to go for efficient and reliable furnace operation throughout the entire season. You can then keep up with some important maintenance tasks throughout the year. Here are a few examples of some of the most important steps you can take for strong furnace maintenance in Portland, OR: Swap out filters: Change your filter with the changing of every season, or if you have a reusable... View Article

Why Is My Heater Not Working Properly?

November 8, 2019 11:59 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

One of the most common questions we receive from our clients during the fall and winter is, “Why is my heater not working?” The answer to this depends largely on the individual circumstances each client is having. What are the symptoms you’re experiencing with your HVAC system? From there, we can start to diagnose the problem and recommend the best solution. Here are a few of the most common heater problems in Portland, OR reported by our clients, and some of the potential causes. Blowing cold air If the heating system is blowing cold air instead of warm air, this... View Article

Is Your Furnace Ready for Winter?

September 3, 2019 11:25 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

An annual furnace tune-up is necessary in order to protect your investment and to ensure indoor comfort all winter long. While an inspection is worth every penny, it’s also great to save some money on service. After all, annual maintenance is the key to a long lasting, properly functioning heating unit. Right now, you can take advantage of L & J Heating & Cooling’s special offer for a full tune-up of both your AC and furnace for a savings of $60! All you have to do is mention this offer when you call to schedule an estimate appointment. If you... View Article

Preparing Your Furnace for Winter in Oregon City, OR

August 20, 2019 11:25 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Proper furnace maintenance keeps your unit running smoothly and can help hardware last. And anyone who’s owned a furnace for a few seasons knows how crucial preventative maintenance is, which is why preparing your furnace for winter in Oregon City, OR starts with important maintenance steps. But should you call your local HVAC professional to schedule annual heating system service, or should you take the DIY approach? Split the difference—do both! Here are some suggestions to keep in mind. Steps for DIY maintenance As a homeowner, it’s up to you to ensure your central heating system is ready to take... View Article