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Is Your Furnace Ready for a Freezing, Frigid and Frosty Winter?

Farmers' Almanac mapThe 2019-2020 Farmers’ Almanac extended forecast is calling for another freezing, frigid, and frosty winter for two-thirds of the country.

It’s predicting that the worst of  the bitterly cold winter conditions will affect areas east of the Rockies all the way to the Appalachians and spring will be slow to start with winter lingering across the Midwest, Great Lakes, Northeast and New England.

If you are interested in some of the time proven methods the Farmers’ Almanac uses to come to their prognostications go to 20 Signs of a Snowy Winter.

furnace-repairmanBe Comfortable and Safe All Winter Long
Taking the time now to have your heating system inspected and some preventative maintenance done will ensure efficient operation and comfort all winter long.  Other benefits include …

  • Increased comfort and extended life of the system
  • Ensures safe operation
  • Maximizes system effectiveness and energy efficiency
  • Avoids unnecessary and costly service calls
  • Saves money and increases comfort
  • Helps maintain your manufacturer’s warranty

-residential furnace-checklistWhat’s covered in a Furnace Tune Up

  • Change filters if required.
  • Check all flue pipes and vents for rust, water leaks, and loose connections.
  • If your system has belt driven fans, check the belt to make sure it’s not cracked or loose.
  • Check drain lines to make sure they are clear and draining properly.
  • Inspect the heat exchanger for cracks and deterioration.
  • Remove and clean the burners if necessary.
  • Check and adjust the unit’s fan switch.
  • Clean and adjust as necessary the pilot light and pilot assembly.
  • Inspect and make sure all safety controls are working properly.
  • Check gas line for leaks from the furnace shut off valve to the burners.
  • Inspect and test all controls and safety devices.
  • Lubricate motors and bearings and inspect and adjust belts and pulleys.
  • Check and record voltage and amp ratings on the blower motor, compressor and condenser fan motors.
  • Mecko 2019 Furnace Tune Up cardIf you have a Whole House Humidifier installed these need to be cleaned to remove any mold build up.

MECKO’S Fall Furnace Tune Up Special
MECKOS Heating and Cooling is offering its Fall Furnace Tune Up Special right now for just $79.00. For full details go to Fall Furnace Tune Up.

 

 

To schedule an appointment online go to Schedule Service Call or call us at 765-447-7555.

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Contact Info

  • 765-447-7555 phone
  • 765-448-2988 fax
  •  
  • P.O. Box 4982
  • Lafayette, IN
  • 47903