Furnace Repair
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Furnace Repair Boise – The Friendly HVAC Techs

Has your furnace stopped working? Are you noticing you’re not as comfortable as you once were?  It could be that your furnace needs some attention and needs it now!

There’s never a good time for your furnace to stop working but when it does, we know you need help, and you need it fast. We’re trained and ready to hop on any Furnace Repair issue.

If your furnace is making strange noises, has a funny smell, or has a yellow light, call immediately. Furnaces don’t last forever, most top out at around 15 years or so. If you furnace is old enough to drive, you want to consider a installing a new unit.

Up to 75 percent of no-heat calls in the winter are related to a lack of maintenance. Left un-serviced, a furnace can stop working suddenly, leaving your family in the cold.

We Repair All Makes and Models of Furnaces

The good news is our HVAC technicians are experts at troubleshooting and diagnosing your furnace problem. We service and repair all brands of furnaces and we always give you options.
Our trained techs are top notch and know how to get you back up and running lickety-split.

Signs You Need Furnace Repair

How do you know if your furnace is failing? Your furnace will give you indicators that something is not right. If you’re unsure whether your furnace is up to par, give us a call. 

If you are experiencing any of the following, do not delay. These are alerts that your Furnace needs attention ASAP!

  • Strange noises
  • A yellow pilot light or ignitor
  • Your furnace stops and starts
  • Moisture builds up on ceiling, walls, or windows.
  • Unusual noises upon startup
  • Spiking energy bills
  • Burning or chemical odors (indicates issues with wiring)
  • Water leaks or a puddle of water around your furnace
  • Animal droppings or animals around your furnace
  • Dust is accumulating in your home (indicates poor AC ventilation)
  • Won’t turn on or won’t turn off
  • You need recurring service calls

What to do if there is NO HEAT?

The best bet is to call a professional. NO HEAT situations can happen for several reasons. If you notice that the heat doesn’t come on even when you adjust the temperature on the thermostat, there are several things that could be happening. You could be facing a thermostat malfunction, a tripped circuit breaker, your pilot light or ignitor might have gone out or one of the major components of your furnace has failed.

The quickest solution is to call on us to evaluate the issue. We’ll assess the situation and get you back up and running in no time at all.

How much does it cost to fix a furnace?

It depends. Sometimes a furnace can be repaired quickly and easily, especially if the furnace has been well maintained over the years. Sometimes there are more complex problems that may require an expensive repair. We’ll always do a thorough check of your furnace and provide options on how to proceed.

Can I fix my furnace myself?

Not recommended. Attempting a repair on your own is a guessing game that wastes time, money, the inconvenience of a cold house, not to mention the inherent dangers involved. Our HVAC pro’s will know how to solve the problem quickly.

However, there are 2 important things a homeowner can do to reduce the likelihood of expensive repairs. The first is to regularly change the air filters and the second is to schedule regular furnace maintenance. Regular maintenance will help you avoid furnace break downs and help your equipment run at peak performance.

How long do furnaces usually last?

A well-maintained furnace can last up to 15 years. The key is being diligent about annual maintenance and regular filter changes. If your furnace is more that 15 years old, it’s time to consider a new furnace. Today’s furnaces offer much higher efficiencies which can substantially reduce your monthly utility bill.

Why is the furnace blowing cold air?

There are multiple reasons your furnace is blowing cold air in your home. It could be an issue with the flame detector, gas supply, air filter, pilot light or ignitor, or condensate lines. Another factor could have to do with damage to your ductwork. The furnace could be blowing cold air due to holes and cracks in the ductwork of your home.

Furnace Repair or Furnace Replacement?

Boise homeowner’s often wonder whether to repair their furnace or replace it. The answer is it depends. Every situation is unique and will depend on several key factors.

To help you make the right choice, we’ll take look at the pros and cons of furnace repair vs furnace replacement so that you can make an informed decision about what’s best for your home. Our highly skilled HVAC technicians are extremely knowledgeable about how to repair furnaces (or replace them if necessary) and can get your heating problems resolved quickly.

Q: How old is your furnace?
A: If your furnace is more than 15 years old, it’s probably time to replace it.

Q: How often do you need repairs?
A: If you find yourself needing repairs more than once a year, it may be time for a furnace replacement.

Q: Did you inherit the furnace when you bought your home?
A: If so, what information do you have about how well it was maintained? Was it maintained? Was it properly sized? If your furnace is over or under sized it won’t operate efficiently.

Q: Would you like to save on monthly utility bill?
A: Today’s furnaces are significantly more efficient and will help you save on your utility bills.

Q: Does anyone in your home have allergies or asthma?
A: Modern furnaces have many features that will help improve your Indoor Air Quality (IAQ)

Can I finance a new furnace?

Absolutely. We recommend you get the highest efficiency you can afford and have financing options to allow you to purchase the right furnace for your needs.

Benefits of choosing us for your Furnace repair include:

  • Cost-effective service
  • Knowledgeable advice
  • Service all makes and models
  • Comfort Club Advantages
  • We always give you options!

Boise’s Top Furnace Service Company

Shanco Heating & Air is a full-service AC service provider, we’re ready to help whether you need Furnace installation, Furnace repair or Furnace maintenance.

Based in Boise, Idaho we serve the entire Valley, including Nampa, Meridian, Eagle, and Caldwell.

Join the Comfort Club where we deliver insane value to our members.  The best way to stay ahead of any trouble with your furnace is to have a plan ahead of time. You can choose to pay just $20.50 per month or $249 for the entire year and get amazing discount and benefits.

Need Furnace Service in Boise? Enjoy a worry-free experience with Shanco Heating & Air. Call today for our full-service furnace solutions.  Call: 208-906-6928 today!

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