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Keep the Home Fires Burning: Get Your Furnace Ready for Winter

Home Furnace Maintenance

It was a little late this year, but Autumn in Westchester and Putnam will soon be behind us. And if fall is soon over, winter is right behind. One of the most important systems in your home during the cold months ahead is a properly working furnace. To avoid a furnace breakdown when you need it most, a little preemptive servicing will ensure all is in good working order.

What’s included in Robison’s furnace tune-up?

Our licensed and trained technicians perform a comprehensive series of checks, inspections and tests to ensure all systems are “go” to keep you warm during the cold weather season:

  • Adjust thermostat
  • Analyze complete combustion cycle
  • Assess fan control
  • Check for gas leaks
  • Check manifold pressure
  • Check visible oil lines for leaks
  • Clean and adjust pilot assembly: spark ignition and standing pilot ignition
  • Clean burners and controls
  • Examine air filters in mechanical room
  • Flush low water cutoffs
  • Inspect and adjust all safety controls
  • Inspect belt and adjust tension
  • Inspect chimney base
  • Inspect fire box
  • Inspect flue pipe and draft diverter
  • Inspect heat exchanger
  • Lubricate moving parts
  • Replace oil filter
  • Test temperature rise
  • Tune and test system efficiency

What are the benefits of yearly furnace maintenance?

Just as doctors recommend yearly checkups for promoting good health, your furnace needs regular checkups to operate safely and reliably and with better energy efficiency, — which saves you money on heating bills

 Count on Robison for your home heating needs

With over 100 years in business, Robison is the go-to source in Westchester and Putnam for all kinds of home systems installation, repair and maintenance. Our professionals will expertly perform your furnace’s tune-up to ensure all of the important components are functioning correctly and safely. Give us a call today to schedule an appointment. Learn more by visiting: www.robisonoil.com/equipment/furnaces.