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 lots of fun DIY projects that homeowners can take on around their home, but repairing your home’s furnace should not be one of them. DIY home repairs are not as easy as they appear, and while Pinterest-fails might be humorous, there is nothing funny when it comes to a furnace failure. Making the effort to repair your own furnace can be costly and dangerous – but lucky for you, our experts at Street Heating & Sheet Metal Inc in Rapid City are trained to respond to all of your furnace questions and issues and are always a better first choice than to take care of a problem by yourself. Safety DIY furnace repair is particularly detrimental to your personal safety. Not only could you injure yourself in the process of repairs, but you could also cause leaks or further damage to your system that could change the comfort or safety of your home. Professionals are trained to repair furnaces safely and accurately. Costly While many think that DIY repair saves money, in many cases it can end up costing homeowners extra money when attempted repairs go wrong. There are often times precise tools that are required to make specific furnace repairs, and when homeowners do not have the proper materials, they could be causing more work for the professional when they are finally called. Considering your time and effort is key before deciding to DIY a furnace repair. Don’t put you or your family in danger, especially as the timeline of use for your furnace is nearing an end this time of the year. We are not doubting 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 fluctuating weather of Rapid City. Before you decide on a DIY repair project that could turn into a real problem, give a call to our friendly, knowledgeable professionals at Street Heating & Sheet Metal Inc at 605-342-5107 or book an appointment with us online. We are always here to offer guidance – don’t give yourself added costs of having to repair an incorrect repair job!