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Common Heater Problems

January 30th, 2018

As soon as the cooler weather rolls along, many people end up making calls for heater repair services. While most heater issues are not emergencies, they are still inconvenient. If you suspect a heater issue at your home or business, don’t delay a call to Guaranteed Plumbing & Heating, Inc. Their dedicated crew of plumbing and heating experts is always prepared to assist with a wide range of heater issues that might arise during the winter season.

Whether the heating issue is related to a residential heater system or it involves a commercial heating system, Guaranteed Plumbing & Heating System, Inc. knows exactly what to do. By understanding a few of the common signs, you’ll be able to troubleshoot whatever issue plagues your particular heater system.

One of the most common and fixable heater issues that people run into is simply lack of maintenance. When life gets hectic you might forget to schedule regular maintenance and inspections, but these are important to guarantee properly functioning heater systems.  Unexpected problems such as breakdowns and malfunctions can be avoided with a little bit of routine care.

Other common heating issues include dirty or clogged filters. When your heater’s air filter is clogged with debris, the entire systems run less than optimally. In some cases, the light switch can even be damaged which will interfere with your heater’s fan. If you determine that you need furnace repair in Philadelphia, simply call Guaranteed Plumbing & Heating, Inc. We’ll get your heater repaired in no time. Regular wear and tear can also cause airflow issues, but these, too, can be fixed with a quick check from Guaranteed Plumbing & Heating, Inc. When you need Philadelphia furnace repair, we can help with anything so that you can get your heater system up and running again.

Many people run into problems with their pilot light. Ignition issues are also common. Trouble with both the pilot light and the ignition can be resolved through the help of Guaranteed Plumbing & Heating, Inc. If your heater’s thermostat fails to work or if the furnace doesn’t heat at all, then call Guaranteed Plumbing & Heating, Inc.

  • Sincere thanks for taking care of replacing our water heater and for also taking the time to look at my heater. I knew something was up with the system last year, and glad that I asked you to take a look at it. Nice to finally put a name to the trucks that I always […]

    Loretta, Philadelphia
  • Small world, didn’t realize we knew so many of the same people! Thanks a lot for getting our drain clog fixed as my wife was really stuck and we needed it fixed right away. I have seen your trucks around for years and didn’t realize that you did drain cleaning too.

    Angelo M., Philadelphia
  • We wanted to say thanks for your quick response to us not having heat at our home and getting the problem fixed and quick. This has been a brutal year with all of the snow and the cold weather, and with three little ones, there was no way we could take a chance to wait […]

    Joan Q., Philadelphia
  • I had to write to tell you that we absolutely love our new bathroom! You really came up with a great plan to utilize our space to the fullest. We love our new tiles on the floor and in the shower. We have been meaning to redo out bathroom for years and we thought it […]

    Barbara, Elkins Park
  • So I never thought I would be writing one of these to a plumbing company! Thank man for helping me out, you knew that I was in a bind with my crew and didn’t realize when we started the job that plumbing would be on the menu unexpectedly. I appreciate you getting the job done […]

    Rob N.
  • Guaranteed Plumbing, thank you for your quick response to my emergency service that was needed at my home in the northeast section of Philadelphia. I called quite a few companies and you were the only company that were able to come out right away and actually gave me a good price. You have some great […]

    Nancy B., Philadelphia
  • Rick, I want to thank you and your team for your professional work. I had to write to let you know that since you guys did such a great job on our drain cleaning, and I know it wasn’t an easy one..but you did a great job. I am glad that I found your company […]

    Jack H., Philadelphia
  • I am a volunteer with Aid for Friends, and my senior friend is a 90 year old amputee, whose heater broke. She was upset when she called PGW and they advised they could not do anything for her. I supplied her Guaranteed’s number. She was a little hesitant, but called. Your employee Brian was dispatched. […]

    Colleen McGarry