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 a lot of fun DIY projects that homeowners can take on around their residence, but repairing your home’s furnace should not be one of them. DIY home repairs typically aren’t as easy as they appear, and while Pinterest-fails might be hilarious, there is nothing funny when you have a furnace failure. Attempting to repair your own furnace can be expensive and dangerous – but lucky for you, our experts at Garoken Energy Co. Inc. in Beaverton are trained to tackle all of your furnace questions and issues and are always a better first choice than to tackle a problem alone.

Safety
DIY furnace repair is particularly detrimental to your personal safety. Not only could you harm yourself in the process of repairs, but you could likely cause leaks or do additional damage to your system that could alter the comfort or safety of your residence. Professionals are trained to repair furnaces safely and accurately.

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

Don’t put your home’s occupants in danger, especially as the timeline of use for your furnace is nearing an end this time of the year. We don’t want to doubt your handiness, but we just want to make sure that you are safe and that your furnace runs effectively for as long as possible in the varying weather of Beaverton. Before you select a DIY repair project that could turn into a larger problem, give a call to our friendly, well-informed professionals at Garoken Energy Co. Inc. at 503-374-1934. We are always here to provide support – don’t give yourself added costs of having to repair an inadequate repair job!