Don’t DIY, Hire A Pro – don’t take on the additional cost of having to repair or fix an improper repair job01/17/2017 There are a lot of fun DIY projects that homeowners can tackle around their house, but repairing the furnace should not be one of them. DIY home repairs are never as easy as they appear, and while Pinterest-fails might be funny, there is nothing funny about a furnace failure. Trying to repair your own furnace can be expensive and dangerous – but don’t worry, our experts at WM J Kraus & Son in Keokuk are trained to respond to 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 extremely 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 modify the comfort or safety of your house. 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 awry. There are often times precise tools that are necessary 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 eventually called. Considering your time and effort is key before deciding to DIY a furnace repair. Don’t put your household in danger, especially as the timeline of use for your furnace is approaching an end this time of the year. We aren’t trying to doubt your handiness, but we just want to guarantee that you are safe and that your furnace runs smoothly for as long as possible in the varying weather of Keokuk. Before you choose a DIY repair project that could turn into a bigger problem, give a call to our friendly, well-informed professionals at WM J Kraus & Son at 319-524-3714 or schedule an appointment with us online. We are always here to offer guidance – don’t give yourself additional costs of having to repair an inadequate repair job!