Gilbert Home Comfort has been in business for over 30 years, servicing the South Iowa and Northern Missouri area since 1983. We specialize in all things related to heating, cooling, electrical and plumbing. Most people are under the impression that having a comfortable home is either extremely expensive or nearly impossible. However, with the massive strides that technology has made and with the implementation of simple, yet effective energy saving practices, it is possible to have a comfortable home, at an affordable price. We take care of all your heating and cooling needs, from planning and installation, to maintenance and advice, we do it all.
The Heating Maintenance Service Osceola IA Residents Recommend
No appliance in your home is self sustaining. Every appliance that is used daily must also be maintained and serviced. The same applies to your heater. It is an indispensable item in your home and keeps you comfortable throughout the winter, this is why you need to make sure that it is working properly. It is also a big investment into your home, in terms of how much one of these units cost. So naturally, you will want to prolong the life of your heater.
The type of heater you use will determine how often you need to service it. If you have a gas heater, it should be checked regularly for leakages or visible cracks. This is imperative as leaking gas could cause carbon monoxide poisoning in the home or possibly even an explosion. If you have a water heater, setting the temperature and adding insulation is done annually. However, things like flushing the tank and inspecting the installed anode rod must be checked more often. The valve should be checked and all water drained from the tank in order to remove sediment. Doing these routine checks will ensure that your heater lasts longer and your energy bills will decrease in the process.