Gibson Heating & Cooling Blog: Archive for January, 2022

How to Tell Your Heater Is Dead and You Need a New One

Monday, January 10th, 2022

old-furnaceNo heating system will last forever. When you consider how intense the winters in Pennsylvania can get, it’s amazing many heating systems can last for as long as they do. However, proper annual maintenance does marvels at getting heaters to run for more than a decade without significant loss in heating power or heating efficiency. 

But has the day finally come when your heater fails and it’s better to have a new heating installation in Levittown, PA rather than attempt to have it patched up? It’s a good question to ask, because trying to struggle on with a heater that’s effectively the “walking dead” wastes energy, money, and is potentially hazardous. There are several ways to tell you’ve got a heater ready for the recycling yard…

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