Why Does My Furnace Keep Running?

Posted: February 3, 2020

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Too much of a good thing can be a bad thing.

Take heat, for example: If your oil furnace keeps running after it reaches the temperature on your thermostat, it can cause problems – discomfort for one, higher heating oil bills for another.

Of course, too little of a good thing can also be a bad thing – say, for example, that your heating system won’t reach your target temperature no matter how much it runs. Ironically, discomfort and higher heating oil bills will also be the result in this scenario.

So, what should you do when your furnace just isn’t listening to reason? Start with a little detective work.

When your furnace keeps running and can’t reach your desired temperature:

When your furnace keeps running after the temperature has been reached:

If none of these solutions fixes your problem heating system, contact the heating experts at Vaughn Oil. Our heating technicians will diagnose the problem and fix it quickly so you can get back to enjoying cozy, comfortable nights in your Rhode Island home.

For expert oil furnace service and oil furnace repairs in Rhode Island, trust the pros at Vaughn Oil. Contact us today to learn more!