Many people ask that if they should repair or replace their heating equipment. There are many things to consider to answer this question. One important thing is to know the lifespan of your equipment. If your heating equipment is very old and already has had enough repairs, then replacing them might be the best solution. On the other hand, if it is relatively new, then a small repair might solve the problem.
Here are signs that indicate that your heating equipment needs repair.
Cool or lukewarm Air Coming out Of Heater Vents
For a commercial heater if you notice that cold air is coming out of the vent when the heater is on, then something is definitely wrong. The problem might be because of a thermostat malfunction. If not, then there might be other issues such as leaky ductwork, combustion issue, or a loss of pressure, causing the air to cool down.
A rise in energy bills
The majority of people ignore the relationship between equipment repairs and the numbers on their energy bills. Without any increase in usage, a rise in energy bills indicates that your heating equipment needs repair. If the weather this year was not colder than the previous year or no extra people were consuming the heater. It is obvious that your equipment is not working efficiently and needs a repair or even a replacement.
It is normal to smell burning odors when you turn on the heater for the first time during winter. But if you notice it afterward, something else might be wrong. There can be an electrical issue, and any part might be overheating or any other problem with your heater.
If your heating equipment needs repair, call Mirtron A/C & Heating LLC on 281-859-5757 and get instant help from our professionals.