Advanced Mechanical Services Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Furnace Repair’

Preventing Heating Disasters With Regular Maintenance

Monday, September 17th, 2018

serve-ice“Wait, I should start worrying about my heater now? It’s still warm outside!”

Yes, that’s one of the reasons that “now” is a great time to take care of your home’s heating system to prepare it for the colder weather (not as far away as you might like). You don’t need to cut into your cold weather comfort while a technician maintains the heater—because you don’t have cold weather!

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The Sequencer and How It Works in Your Electric Furnace

Monday, March 5th, 2018

electrical-furnace-repairHas this ever happened with your home’s electric furnace? You switch it on one day—maybe the first cold day of the fall season, or maybe deep into the winter—and instead of starting to heat up, it immediately stops working entirely because it flips a circuit breaker.

You’re not alone. An electric furnace requires a large amount of electricity to run, and all this demand on the circuit can cause an overload, which the breaker trips in order to protect the electrical system.

But if the electric furnace needs that much power to operate, why doesn’t it always trip the breaker in the electrical panel when it turns on? There’s a reason, and it’s in a component that is one of the most vital for operating an electric furnace reliably: the sequencer.

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Watch Out for Mid-Winter Furnace Problems

Monday, January 22nd, 2018

furnace-repair-technicianIt’s now mid-winter, and the days are still only gradually getting longer—while the weather continues to grow colder. There’s still a good stretch of frigid weather to go before the spring thaw. The furnace keeping your home warm during this time has already undergone plenty of stress, and with so much work left to go, you want to make sure the furnace keeps working away.

It’s vital not to wait when you need to contact professionals in Paramus, NJ for furnace repair services. We’re going to look at some of the common furnace issues that strike this time of year to help you be aware of when to call us for a cure to your furnace troubles!

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