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South Jersey winters demand a dependable heating system for your home’s comfort and your family’s safety. We take pride in providing professional heating system maintenance and efficient repair services with over a century of experience. We aim to keep your heating system running well and your home cozy.

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Heating Maintenance Services

To ensure your heating system works well, regular maintenance is key. Most heating problems happen because of poor maintenance. McAllister’s heating maintenance services keep your home comfortable, lower heating costs, and prevent expensive repairs.

Regular preventative maintenance provides your heating system with many benefits, including:

  • Lower Heating Costs: A well-maintained system uses less energy, so you pay less for heating.
  • Fewer Repairs: Maintenance helps find and fix issues before they become big problems.
  • Better Air Quality: We clean out dust and pollen, so your air is cleaner.
  • Longer System Lifespan: Taking care of your system means it lasts longer.
  • Warranty Protection: We perform services that keep your warranty covered.
  • Safety: Maintenance reduces the risk of problems, especially for gas or oil-based systems.

McAllister’s Maintenance Plans

To make sure your heating system stays in top shape, consider our maintenance service plans. Our experts know how important regular care is to keep you comfortable, save you money, and improve your air quality.

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Heating System Repairs

Even if you take good care of your heating system, it can still have problems. McAllister, with over 100 years of experience, is your trusted heating contractor in South Jersey.

Our HVAC technicians have the knowledge and skills to quickly diagnose and repair problems with any type of heating system. We will have your home feeling cozy in no time, from traditional furnace repairs to boilers and heat pumps.

Signs You Need Heating Repair

A variety of issues can cause your heating system to operate inefficiently or not at all. Even with regular maintenance, problems can arise. Keep an eye out for any of these signs and contact McAllister…The Service Company right away.

  • Strange noises
  • Turning on and off a lot
  • Weak airflow
  • Not blowing warm air
  • Strange smells
  • Yellow burner flame
  • Higher bills
  • The carbon monoxide detector goes off
  • Uneven heating
  • Thermostat problems

Emergency Heating Repair in South Jersey

We know how important it is to have your heater working well, even at night or on holidays. You can count on us with our emergency heating repair services.

McAllister Heating Maintenance and Repairs

For reliable heating maintenance and repair services in South Jersey, trust McAllister…The Service Company. Contact us online or call us at (800) 757-4122 to schedule a service. Whether you need maintenance, repairs, or replacements, McAllister is here for all your HVAC needs.

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Most Frequently Asked Questions

What is the SEER rating?

The SEER (seasonal energy efficiency ratio) is how the efficiency of your heating and cooling equipment is measured. The SEER is the amount of cooling your system will deliver per dollar spent on electricity, as compared to other systems. For example, a 3-ton unit may have a SEER efficiency rating of 13, 14, or 15. The higher the SEER the more efficient the system will be. The SEER rating of any given unit can range anywhere from 13 to 21.

Each split system cooling unit has a nominal SEER rating. This rating can be increased with the upgrade of the same series indoor unit. The SEER rating of a system is derived based on the combination of equipment installed in the home. The outdoor equipment (heat pump or air conditioner), as well as the indoor equipment (evaporator coil and furnace, or air handler), play a vital role in the total rating.

Your heating and cooling systems work incredibly hard to perform their functions for your home everyday. The constant stopping, starting and continual operation can wear down any machine if the proper care and maintenance is delayed. However, by performing regular maintenance, you can maximize the lifecycle of your heating or cooling unit and guard against many common equipment failures. Preventive maintenance inspections performed on a regular basis can uncover leaks, rust, rot, soot, frayed wires and corroded electrical contacts that the naked eye may not notice. You should have maintenance done on your system regularly to ensure maximum efficiency and allow prevent possible problems that may occur in the near future.

To keep your equipment running efficiently and maximize the useful life of your system all equipment needs to have an annual tune-up. At least once a year heat pumps and air conditioners require a professional tune-up. Inspections on boiler and furnace systems should include ductwork, pipes, dampers, valves, the chimney, registers, radiators, pumps, blowers, fuel lines, the gas meter, oil tank and every part of the actual furnace and boiler. Meanwhile, heat pump and air conditioning unit inspections should also include inspections of the fan, compressor, indoor coils, outdoor coils, line kits and refrigerant lines.

As your local Carrier dealer, McAllister… The Service Co. is your troubleshooting expert, and is glad to help you. In addition, Carrier also provides a network of troubleshooting technicians at Carrier Distribution centers across the country which McAllister… The Service Co. will utilize to solve your concern. Should we encounter a situation that requires additional factory help, we will contact our factory supported Service Manager(s) for assistance.

Since they are electronic, programmable thermostats are more accurate and efficient than thermostats that contain mercury. With programmable thermostats you can control the temperature in your home at different times of day without ever touching your thermostat. Because everything is automatic, you will never forget to change the setting on your own. A WiFi enabled thermostat allows you to monitor and adjust your home’s heating and cooling system remotely, helping you reduce your heating and cooling costs.

Standard filters work to keep your system and its ductwork clean, but they don’t really improve indoor air quality. To do that you need a media filter. The media filter rests between the main return duct and the blower cabinet and will improve dust and particle removal by seven times that of a standard filter. However, upgrading to a pleated media filter will remove everything from insecticide dust to airborne viruses from the filtered air. Always choose a filter that matches your blower’s capacity. For optimum efficiency and filtration, McAllister… The Service Co. recommends that you replace your disposable filters at least once a month. If you have washable filters, they should be cleaned once a month.

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30 Mays Landing Rd.
Somers Point, NJ 08244

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McAllister...The Service Company

McAllister...The Service Company
30 Mays Landing Rd.
Somers Point, NJ 08244

Call Us Today!

800-757-4122 NJ MASTER HVACR
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NJ Lic: 13VH01483100