Why is Your Furnace Tripping Your Circuit Breaker? 01/19/2018It’s not a good thing when one your appliances is tripping your circuit breaker, but having your furnace cause complications through the coldest Huntsville days is pretty high on All Weather Heating & Air Conditioning Inc’s list of “Bad Things.” If your furnace is tripping your circuit breaker, you may need a furnace repair. All Weather Heating & Air Conditioning Inc can help you find out what the exact problem is, but here are a few reasons we commonly see: overworked furnaces, short circuits and wiring problems. It doesn’t matter what is going on with your furnace, if your circuit breaker is tripping, you need to call in a qualified technician. Overworked Furnaces There are several reasons why furnaces can be overworked, but they’re typically preventable. Dirty air filters and blocked or closed vents are often responsible—and those problems can be easily identified and remedied during a preventive maintenance visit. If that’s not the cause of your furnace trouble, All Weather Heating & Air Conditioning Inc can help you out by performing a furnace repair. Short Circuits If you have a short circuit in your furnace, it will trip the breaker immediately when you turn it on. If you believe you have a short circuit in your furnace, call All Weather Heating & Air Conditioning Inc right away for a furnace repair. Short circuits can be very dangerous, resulting in fires or other serious damages. Wiring Problems Faulty installation or loose connections can cause your furnace to short circuit and trip your circuit breaker. No matter how they got that way, loose wires can trigger your furnace to overheat and trip your circuit. Your All Weather Heating & Air Conditioning Inc expert can find and tighten any loose connections and ensure your furnace is functioning safely. If you noticed that the circuit breaker is tripping, give All Weather Heating & Air Conditioning Inc a call at 256-852-8825 immediately. We’re happy to help keep your Huntsville home and family safe and warm. You can also schedule a furnace repair appointment with our experts using our online scheduler.