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What To Do If Your Heater Breaks During The Winter

During Midwest winters, it is important that your residential or commercial heater is running at its best potential. In the winter, when heaters are working extra hard to keep your space warm, it is more susceptible to problems, especially if you don’t service it throughout the year. At Intelligent Service, we want all customers to be prepared if their heater breaks during the winter in addition to feeling supported by local industry experts who can solve their problem with care and speed.

Reasons Your Heater Could Fail

It is not common for your heater to consistently break and oftentimes, your heater breaking is out of your control. Reasons your heater could fail include the following:

  • A Broken Thermostat
    Over time your thermometer can break or become recalibrated over time which not trigger your system when it needs to heat your space. or it could trigger too often.

  • Dirty or Clogged Filter
    When performing tasks like taking a shower or washing the dishes, slow flushing drains can indicate that waste is struggling to flow away from your system.

  • Water that is not at the right temperature
    Filters are always susceptible to get dirty over time which means they can become clogged having to work extra hard to heat your home or business.

  • Pilot Light Failure
    Your pilot light is a crucial component of your heating system. When your pilot light does not ignite, your space will be left without heat.

  • Blower Motor Fails
    The blower motor circulates the air in your home or business which means that if it fails it will not properly warm your space.

Heater Repair and Replacement

If any part of your heater breaks during the winter, it is important to call your local professionals right away. When it comes to heater repair, our team can inspect and evaluate your system to determine what part needs to be serviced. We always arrive at your property prepared to fix your problems. In the event that your heater needs replacement due to a break, we are capable of properly removing your currently heating unit and replacing it with a more energy efficient one.

Make Sure Your Heater is Functional All Year Long

It can be very stressful to have a broken heater in the middle of winter, but it is important to stay calm and call your professionals at Intelligent service. We offer financing options for your heater repair or replacement in addition to assisting you in maintaining your system throughout the year.

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