Don't DIY, Hire A Pro - don't take on the additional cost of having to repair or fix an improper repair job

January 17, 2017

There are lots of fun DIY projects that homeowners can complete around their house, but repairing a furnace should not be one of them. DIY home repairs are never as easy as they seem, and while Pinterest-fails might be funny, there is nothing funny when you have a furnace failure. Making the effort to repair your own furnace can be costly and dangerous – but don’t worry, our experts at Farris Heating & Air in Bartlesville are trained to tackle all of your furnace questions and challenges and are always a better first choice than to take care of a problem by yourself.

Safety
DIY furnace repair is extremely detrimental to your personal safety. Not only could you hurt yourself in the process of repairs, but you could also cause leaks or further damage to your system that could change the comfort or safety of your house. Professionals are skilled to repair furnaces safely and appropriately.

Costly
While some people think that DIY repair reduces costs, in many cases it can end up costing homeowners extra money when attempted repairs go wrong. There are often times specific tools that are necessary to make specific furnace repairs, and when homeowners do not have the proper tools, they could be initiating more work for the professional when they are eventually called. Considering your time and effort is wise before deciding to DIY a furnace repair.

Don’t put your household in danger, especially as the timeline of use for your furnace is nearing an end this time of the year. We are not doubting your handiness, but we just want to ensure that you are safe and that your furnace runs smoothly for as long as possible in the fluctuating weather of Bartlesville. Before you decide on a DIY repair project that could turn into a bigger problem, give a call to our friendly, educated professionals at Farris Heating & Air at 918-534-8194. We are always here to offer guidance – don’t give yourself added costs of having to repair an inadequate repair job!