Having an appliance tripping your circuit breaker is never a good thing, but having your furnace cause difficulties through the coldest Lexington days is pretty high on James Heating & A/C, Inc’s list of “Bad Things.” If your furnace is tripping your circuit breaker, there is a chance you need a furnace repair. James Heating & A/C, Inc can help you identify what the exact problem is, but here are examples of reasons we commonly see: overworked furnaces, short circuits and wiring problems. It doesn’t matter what is happening with your furnace, if your circuit breaker is tripping, you need to call in an expert.
Furnaces become overworked for a number of reasons, but they’re usually preventable. Dirty air filters and blocked or closed vents are often to blame—and those problems can be easily identified and fixed during a preventive maintenance visit. If those are not responsible for your furnace trouble, James Heating & A/C, Inc can help you out by performing a furnace repair.
If you have a short circuit in your furnace, it will trip the breaker immediately when you turn it on. If you believe you have a short circuit in your furnace, call James Heating & A/C, Inc right away for a furnace repair. Short circuits can be very dangerous, initiating fires or other serious damages.
Faulty installation or loose connections can cause your furnace to short circuit and trip your circuit breaker. No matter how they got that way, loose wires can cause your furnace to overheat and trip your circuit. Your James Heating & A/C, Inc technician can find and tighten any loose connections and make sure your furnace is operating safely.
If you noticed that the circuit breaker is tripping, give James Heating & A/C, Inc a call at 336-853-6070 immediately. It’s important to keep your Lexington home and family safe and warm.