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The unofficial end of summer in Toronto is here. The Canadian National Exhibition is on right now in downtown Toronto, the weather is becoming more and more unpredictable. You probably aren’t thinking about your furnace yet because it’s not cold enough, but fall and winter will sneak up quicker than you think, and with September right around the corner you’re about to get a lot busier. That’s why there’s no better time to take care of your fall furnace maintenance.

Late August and September are the best times for fall furnace maintenance because professional furnace maintenance and repair companies like Novel Care can easily schedule your fall furnace maintenance well in advance of the first snowfall.

Don’t Skip Fall Furnace Maintenance

Trust us, fall furnace maintenance is important. An annual check-up for your furnace is one sure way to keep your furnace running properly well into it’s twilight years. Over time your furnace and system can wear down and some components can even break down if they’re not properly maintained. Some of these components can be easily replaced, but there are times where carbon monoxide leaks can be a real threat. This is one of the worst things that can happen in your home. Carbon monoxide is one of the most dangerous gases that can be released into your home if your furnace isn’t properly maintained.

Your furnace will typically last between 15 and 20 years, and with proper maintenance and repairs as necessary it should operate reliably for the majority of those years. As all furnaces age their efficiency drops, so if you have an older furnace it’s important to talk to your HVAC technician when it makes sense to replace it for a new high-efficiency furnace.

Furnace Replacement

When the time comes that fall furnace maintenance doesn’t make sense anymore it’s time to find a high efficiency replacement. High-efficiency furnaces have the ability to save you a lot of money each month and over the life of your furnace they will pay or their extra up-front cost. In the long-term and new efficient furnace makes the most sense, but talk to your Novel Care technician for the best advice about which model and size are best for your home.

Novel Care has been providing fall furnace maintenance, and installing and repairing furnace for over 35 years in Toronto, York Region and the rest of the GTA. For more information or to schedule an appointment contact us: 416-921-0000.

The unofficial end of summer is September, which is why we’re calling it fall furnace maintenance now. Don’t worry, we’re not declaring the end of summer yet, we’re just trying to help you prepare for the impending winter. Late August and September are the best times for fall furnace maintenance because professional furnace maintenance and repair companies like Novel Care can easily schedule your fall furnace maintenance well in advance of the first snowfall.

The Importance of Fall Furnace Maintenance

Without an annual furnace check-up your furnace might not last as long as you want it to. Your system can wear itself down and different components can easily break down if they’re not properly maintained. One of the worst things that can happen is your furnace can accidentally release deadly carbon monoxide into your home, which is also why our technicians always ask if there’s a carbon monoxide detector in the house.

The typical life of a furnace is around 20 years, and with proper maintenance and repairs your furnace should last that long if not longer. As all furnaces age their efficiency drops, so if you have an older furnace it’s important to talk to your HVAC technician when it makes sense to replace it for a new high-efficiency furnace.

High-efficiency furnace have the ability to save you a lot of money each month and over the life of your furnace. Replacing your furnace is a matter of functionality and what your household budget can absorb at the time. In the long-term and new efficient furnace makes the most sense, but talk to your Novel Care technician for the best advice.

Novel Care has been providing fall furnace maintenance, and installing and repairing furnace for over 30 years in Toronto, York Region and the rest of the GTA. For more information or to schedule an appointment contact us: 416-921-0000.