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Why isn't the heat working in my house?

As the heat of the Crystal Coast summer begins to fade away, temperatures can quickly get chilly. Making sure that your home stays warm when it gets cold outside is important if you want to stay comfortable. When you turn on the heat in your home you expect it to work. Finding out that the heat in your home is not working can be extremely frustrating.

 If the heat is not working in your home on the Crystal Coast contact Coastal Home Services. Our team of NATE Certified technicians will be happy to inspect the heating system in your house and find out what exactly is going wrong. Get in touch with Coastal Home Services today to request your free initial inspection. Give us a call or fill out the online contact form below and one of our friendly team members will be more than happy to answer any questions you have and schedule your inspection. 

Continue reading below to explore some possible reasons why the heat in your house is not working properly.

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Why doesn’t the heat in my house work?


There are a variety of different problems that could prevent your HVAC system from heating your home. The most common source of heat in an HVAC system is a furnace. Some furnaces operate on gas while others may run on electricity. If the heat in your home is not working the root of the problem is likely the furnace. Whether you have a gas furnace or an electric furnace, problems can arise that prevent your home from being properly heated. 

Another common reason the heat in your house may not be working is a faulty thermostat. The thermostat tells the HVAC system what the temperature in the home is. If the sensor in the thermostat is misreading the temperature in your house, it won’t turn on the heat. If the heat fails to turn on the temperature in your home will stay cooler than you would like in the winter.

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If both your thermostat and furnace are working properly the heating problem could be caused by leaking ducts. Leaking ducts cause conditioned air to escape into areas of the home that do not need to be heated or cooled. When you have leaky ducts it will have an effect on both your air conditioning and your heat. If your air conditioner worked fine all summer long but now your heat does not work, the problem is likely related to the furnace or the thermostat. If your heat is not working, or you would like your heat to be inspected before cooler weather arrives, contact Coastal Home Services.


Coastal Home Services heating system repair services


Whether you are experiencing a problem with your home’s heating system or want to make sure that your heating system will be working properly when the temperatures start to drop, Coastal Home Services can help you. Our experienced technicians will take a look at your HVAC system and determine how to solve the problem, if there is a problem at all. In some cases a simple repair may be required in others a new heating system may be required. Give us a call or fill out the online contact form below to schedule an inspection today. One of our friendly technicians will be more than happy to assist you. 

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