Heating Maintenance

Heating System Maintenance in New Orleans and Baton Rouge

Like your vehicle or home appliances, routine maintenance is essential in ensuring your heating system’s overall performance and longevity. When you need the attention of a heating professional to make sure you’re getting the most out of your system, contact the personable technicians at Keefe’s!

Based in Harvey, LA, Keefe’s offers annual tune-up and maintenance services for heat pumps, furnaces, electric heaters, and other conventional heating systems found in homes throughout  New Orleans and Baton Rouge. Rest assured that our certified team of technicians is well-versed in a wide variety of makes and models. However you and your family stay warm, we’ll know what needs to be done for your heating system to be as energy- and cost-efficient as it can be!

The Importance of Annual Heating System Maintenance

Some benefits of regular maintenance are immediately apparent, while others prevent future problems from turning into expensive catastrophes. Some of the most prominent advantages of regular heating system maintenance include:

Lower Energy Bills

A neglected system slowly loses its ability to keep you and your family comfortable at the same level of efficiency it once did. Just as a car tune-up improves gas mileage, your heating system consumes less fuel after receiving professional maintenance. 

Fewer Repairs

Do you pick up on an odd odor or hear a strange sound coming from your furnace? Scheduling a tune-up right away can help catch problems before they become disastrous and costly. By preventing future repairs, annual maintenance practically pays for itself!

Reduced Chances of a Breakdown

Everyone wants their cooling and heating seasons free of unforeseen incidents. After all, it’s incredibly inconvenient when heating equipment breaks down on a frigid winter night. The odds of these circumstances happening when you schedule annual inspections greatly diminish.

Longer Service Life

Furnaces, boilers, heat pumps, and other heating components function best when they are regularly serviced and cleaned by a trained professional. One malfunctioning part can set off a domino effect that causes the whole system to eventually break down. Regular maintenance can add years to your equipment’s lifespan!

Increased Safety

A failing heating system does more than just cost a lot to repair; it may also endanger you and your family. If your furnace’s heat exchanger develops a crack, carbon monoxide gas can escape into the air you breathe. Electric systems can produce a short circuit, which poses a severe fire hazard if ignored. These issues and more will be kept at bay with regular maintenance.