When Should You Replace Your Furnace?12/30/2014 Your furnace works nonstop during the coldest months. This heavy workload often causes older furnaces to stop working on some of the chilliest days of the year in Denver. You may not even think about the possibility until you come home to a freezing house one day. Then you’re in emergency mode, and that’s not the most advantageous place to be. The Northglenn 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 struggling. Sometimes this problem can be solved by making sure your ductwork is properly sealed. Properly sealing your ducts can not only keep your home evenly heated, but it can save 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 Northglenn Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc.. Some people learn that their system is actually too small for their home, which can cause it to cycle between on and off more frequently. And rattling sounds could mean inner pieces aren’t operating properly. 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 needing furnace repair frequently, it’s time to think about a new system. Waiting on a new purchase could 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 up there, you could benefit from a new, efficient and quiet system. In Denver, the team at Northglenn Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. can help you decide what would be best for you and your home. Call us at 303-452-4146 or set up an appointment with us online to see what we can offer.