We can never know when an HVAC emergency is going to strike. According to government statistics, a quarter of all households don’t have savings ready to pay for an emergency HVAC repair should one be needed. Half of those who do have some cash prepared have less than a thousand dollars – certainly not enough to cover a new furnace.
A faulty air conditioning and heating system was the most common of all home emergencies cited in the report – it accounted for a fifth of unexpected breakdowns. Some frequent causes of a furnace breaking down are:
-Faulty pilot or ignition
-Wear and tear over timeMeanwhile, the most common HVAC unit problems… read more