If your heater suddenly fails in the middle of winter, we understand that you want to get it fixed as soon as possible. You and your family want to be warm and comfortable this winter and a warm home can help prevent other disasters, such as your pipes bursting. However, before you rush to call your local HVAC company, you should consider running through some troubleshooting steps first.
There are a number of reasons why your heater might not be working. If your heater fails there are certain troubleshooting steps you should take before scheduling a heater repair in Grandville, Michigan. It is always better to rule out the simple explanations and possibilities before scheduling a repair. It can help save you money as well as get your heater up and running faster.
If your heater is not running you will want to ensure that your thermostat is on. This may seem pretty simple however, a lot of times, the ‘on’ and ‘off’ switches are not clearly labeled. If you have already ensured that your thermostat is on, then you will want to check the on/off switch on your furnace. You will also want to check your breaker to ensure it was not tripped.
These are just a few steps you can take to try and troubleshoot the problem. We have included a full step-by-step troubleshooting guide on our website for when your heater suddenly stops working. If you believe that your heater requires a repair or replacement, please contact us right away. We will assess the situation and determine what the next course of action should be to get your heater running as soon as possible.