Or for that matter, at the top of your water heater? Or up on your roof? Is there a problem waiting to happen? Home inspections aren’t just for new buyers. A couple of hundred dollars for a check up could save thousands of dollars in repairs, insurance hassles and who knows what other inconveniences.
Of course, “murphies law” says that if the furnace is going to go out, it will happen on Christmas Eve. And If the A/C is going to quit, it’s going to happen on July 3rd.
My Mom, and probably yours also, says that “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure”