When Was the Last Time You Checked Your Furnace Filter? Pioneer Oil and Propane

When Was the Last Time You Checked Your Furnace Filter?

Posted: January 29, 2018

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Your propane gas furnace has been working nonstop in 2018 – but if you’re like most people, you probably haven’t checked and cleaned or replaced your air filter since at least the holidays (let’s be honest, it’s probably been longer…maybe much longer).

The problem is that a dirty air filter can lead to all kinds of problems down the road: by blocking air flow, it will make your furnace work harder than it needs to to do it job, ultimately leading to:

The good news is there’s an easy fix for all this risk: check your filter once per month during heating season (a bit more if you smoke or have furry pets). Checking and changing your filter doesn’t cost much and takes just a few minutes – a worthwhile investment of time and money, to be sure.

If you don’t know how to do check your furnace filter, contact us – we’ll walk you through it.

Check your filter every month during heating season to keep your furnace running better for longer, and to avoid unnecessary furnace repairs. If your furnace (or boiler) isn’t working as well as you think it should be, contact us today – we’ll get it fixed right away!