Don't DIY, Hire A Pro - don't take on the additional cost of having to repair or fix an improper repair job

January 17, 2017

There are many fun DIY projects that homeowners can take on around their home, but repairing the furnace should not be one of them. DIY home repairs are never as easy as they look, and while Pinterest-fails might be funny, there is nothing funny about a furnace failure. Making the effort to repair your own furnace can be expensive and dangerous – but you are in luck, our experts at Lanz Furnace and Fireplace in Monroe are trained to respond to all of your furnace questions and concerns and are always a better first choice than to take care of a problem alone.

Safety
DIY furnace repair is especially detrimental to your personal safety. Not only could you injure yourself in the process of repairs, but you could likely cause leaks or do additional damage to your system that could modify the comfort or safety of your residence. Professionals are trained to repair furnaces safely and accurately.

Costly
While some people think that DIY repair saves money, in many cases it can end up costing homeowners extra money when attempted repairs go awry. There are often times precise tools that are needed to make specific furnace repairs, and when homeowners do not have the proper tools, they could be initiating more work for the professional when they are eventually called. Considering your time and effort is key before deciding to DIY a furnace repair.

Don’t put your home’s occupants in danger, especially as the timeline of use for your furnace is approaching an end this time of the year. We don’t want to doubt your handiness, but we just want to guarantee that you are safe and that your furnace runs effectively for as long as possible in the fluctuating weather of Monroe. Before you choose a DIY repair project that could turn into a bigger problem, give a call to our friendly, knowledgeable professionals at Lanz Furnace and Fireplace at 608-291-3606. We are always here to offer guidance – don’t give yourself added costs of having to repair an incorrect repair job!