When Should You Replace Your Furnace?12/30/2014 Your furnace works constantly during the coldest months. This demanding workload often causes older furnaces to break down on some of the coldest days of the year in Huntsville. You may not even realize it could happen until you come home to a freezing house one day. Then you’re in emergency mode, and that’s not the greatest place to be. The All Weather Heating & Air Conditioning Inc team can help. We’ve compiled this list of symptoms that your furnace may be showing that will let you know it should probably be replaced. Some rooms are colder than others If your rooms aren’t heating evenly, your furnace may be failing. Sometimes this problem can be solved by ensuring your ductwork is properly sealed. Properly sealing your ducts can not only keep your home evenly heated, but it can keep your furnace from working harder than it needs to. You could save your furnace and save some money with improved energy efficiency. Your furnace is noisy Always have a noisy furnace inspected by the pros at All Weather Heating & Air Conditioning Inc. Some people find that their system is actually too small for their home, which can cause it to switch on and off more frequently. And rattling sounds could suggest that inner pieces aren’t working normally. Too many repairs It’s no secret that older furnaces often fail, and before that happens they become less and less energy efficient. If you’re making appointments for furnace repair frequently, it’s time to look into a new system. Waiting too long to make a new purchase could actually cost you more money in the long run. The average life of a furnace or boiler is about 15 years. So, if your system is getting older, you might be better off with a new, efficient and quiet system. In Huntsville, the team at All Weather Heating & Air Conditioning Inc can help you decide what would be best for you and your home. Call us at 256-801-4701 or set up an appointment with us online to see what we can offer.