Irvine and throughout Southern California, and the air conditioner is
used more often than a furnace or heating system. However, throughout
December through February night temperatures can be in the
mid-forties and it typically does not get above an average of 55
degrees at night until May. On these colder evenings, having a
furnace or home heating system is important to stay comfortable.
the furnace or heating system is not working, the first impulse for
any Irvine homeowner is often to call the experts in HVAC repair at
Home Comfort USA. However, before calling the professionals for
heating repair service, a quick check of the basics may be all that
is very easy for the new smart systems to be easily changed on an
app, sometimes without meaning to make the change. Even an older
manual set thermostat can be accidentally adjusted.
to make sure the setting is correct and that any zone heating
programs or settings have not been changed. With old, manual
adjustment types of thermostats, make sure the setting has not been
bumped or moved. Older styles of push-button or touch screen
programmable thermostats may have a low battery, which simply needs
to be replaced.
Power and Fuel Supply
Before calling the heating repair service make sure the furnace has power or a fuel source. Sometimes gas lines can be shut off, or electrical breakers can trip, and verifying the power and a fuel source is still on. It is also important to make sure any switches on the unit or the wall are in the “on” position.
Additionally, check to make sure there is nothing blocking the vent
and the air intake to the furnace. If so, remove the blockage and
start the furnace. If it does not come on immediately, call your
heating repair service to find and fix the problem.