The Ins & Outs of Your Heating System’s Annual Tune-Up

August 25th, 2017

Labor Day is almost here! Have you started to think about the upcoming heating season? The first step towards a worry-free winter is scheduling your annual heating system tune-up. At the end of summer your heating provider is making less deliveries and service calls, which means there is more availability to make an appointment that suits your busy schedule. It’s simple – just make the call!

The Breakdown

Keeping up with regular maintenance is essential to promote equipment longevity and performance. Routine service before a major malfunction will help avoid surprise breakdowns in the future. When you choose Dwyer to perform your equipment checkup, you can trust that your system is in good hands. Our highly-trained, licensed technicians are prepared to service oil and natural gas-fired systems to make sure everything is working properly.

When an HVAC specialist performs your annual heating system tune-up, they will:

Natural Gas System Tune-Up

  • Vacuum of unit
  • Gas heat burner conditioning
  • Safety controls check
  • Motor, blower and pump lubrication
  • Chimney draft checks
  • Combustion and ignition adjustments
  • Control inspections
  • Efficiency testing and adjustments for maximum performance

Oil Heat System Tune-Up

  • Vacuum of unit
  • Oil heat burner conditioning
  • Burner nozzle replacement
  • Oil filter cartridge change
  • Safety controls check
  • Motor, blower and pump lubrication
  • Chimney draft checks
  • Combustion and ignition adjustments
  • Control inspections
  • Efficiency testing and adjustments for maximum performance

The Bottom Line Benefits

When it comes down to it, preventative service performed for each working component of your heating system delivers significant results. Regularly maintained heating equipment operates at a higher-efficiency, which improves overall home safety and lowers energy consumption. Lower energy use translates into reduced annual fuel costs! On top of saving money, your annual tune-up can help you skip stress. Professional maintenance can extend the lifespan of your equipment and reduce the risk of breakdowns during peak winter months.

What are you waiting for? Contact us to schedule your annual heating system tune-up before temperatures start to drop