At Charter Oak Mechanical we stress the importance of furnace maintenance to our customers. Here in southern New England we rely on our furnaces three seasons of the year. Whether you have an oil or gas burning furnace, combustion products can accumulate and cause serious health hazards in your home. One of the major hazards of neglecting furnace maintenance is the danger of carbon monoxide poisoning. Dirty furnaces may produce deadly amounts of this odorless gas. A costly consequence of a dirty

When your heating oil furnace or boiler are running at peak efficiency, you will save money. Regular furnace maintenance can save you up to 30% on your heating bill. Your furnace requires periodic maintenance to operate up to specifications. Because your furnace can make up about 50% of your energy bill, it is important to keep it clean and tuned. Your annual furnace checkup should be scheduled yearly with a trained technician. The best months to schedule maintenance are between April and August