February 14, 2023
HVAC problems definitely tend to increase during the winter season, especially here in Ohio. And one of those common problems — is the darn pilot light going out.
So what do you do if your pilot goes out? Here’s some tips to get that flame blazing once again, and then trying to keep it from going out in the future.
Relighting your furnace pilot light.
Why furnace pilot lights go out and some ways to prevent it.
If you find your pilot light going out, it could be anything from a super simple DIY fix to a fairly serious safety issue that requires professional attention.
The most common reasons for a pilot to go out are:
Regular cleaning and prompt care of your pilot light assembly and orifice can certainly help prevent these issues. If you do end up with a problem that needs a bit more professional help, we’ve seen and fixed it all here at Reliant Home Heating and Cooling and we’re available 24/7. We’re a small-town, friendly company that’s developed some serious, big-city skills over the last 40-years, serving the likes of Marysville, Dublin, Plain City, Worthington, Hilliard, Delaware and more.