Clean Burn prides itself on having the longest cleaning interval in the industry - a marvel considering the nature of an oil furnace. You can minimize the time and energy spent cleaning your equipment without build-up and grime causing a detriment to your operation. When the time does come to clean and maintenance your oil furnace, though, you’ll want to know exactly what to do.
HOW DO YOU KNOW IT’S TIME TO MAINTENANCE YOUR OIL FURNACE?
With any of our Clean Burn furnaces, you can anticipate cleaning every 500- 1,000 hours. Depending on how consistently you run your furnace, you’re looking at maintenancing the equipment every 1.5 to 3 months in round numbers. If, at any point, you notice that your oil furnace is not performing at the peak levels you’ve seen in the past, you will want to consider cleaning out the furnace before putting in a call to a service technician.
With that in mind, you may be wondering: how exactly do I clean and maintenance my oil furnace? It’s not as intimidating as it may seem. To maintenance your oil furnace, here’s the steps you’ll want to follow.
REGULAR MAINTENANCE FOR AN OIL FURNACEThe easy part is vacuumimng out the chamber, but most people make a mess and clean the main chamber and not the rear section or exhaust.
WHEN TO CALL A PRO
When you want it done correctly and not have a mess let behind.
We will Vacuum all areas where ash accumulates.
Inspect Chamber for rust, fatigue and possible wear issues
Clean all filters
Clean and in spect check valves
Clean or replace Electrodes
Clean or replace Fuel nozzle
Inspect all electrical parts and functions
Test oil for water contamination
Inpect Target plate and insulation
Clean or replace Retention head
Document hours of use
Confirn all settings are correct and adjust as needed
Test Draft of furnace
Inspect, clean and adjust Barametric dampner
Check block temperture
Check air system leading into the heater
Bleed and test for proper function
While you could do some or all of the maintanence, generaly your time as well as your employees time is better served doing what your business is about.
Let do what we do best and make sure your heater stays running correctly for years to come.
Give us a call 877-218-0923