With our furnace and boiler tune-up rebate, you will maximize the homeowner’s system efficiency, identify potential problems before the system fails and educate on the benefits of upgrading to a high-efficiency heating system.
CenterPoint Energy natural gas customers can receive a $25 Visa® Prepaid Card when you perform a tune-up that includes seven required maintenance items shown below.
Required service items
- Perform carbon monoxide test and adjust gas and/or air if CO is too high.
- Check flame characteristics, and adjust gas and/or air, if needed.
- Check flue gas path from burner to vent for cleanliness and cracks. Clean and report as necessary.
- Check the pilot/igniter for proper operation. Also check the flame sensor/pilot light shut down controls for proper operation.
- Check the condition of the furnace air filter. Recommend the correct replacement part, if necessary.
- Check condition of fan motor(s) and pump motor (for boilers). Lubricate bearings as needed.
- Check the operational controls and adjust, if necessary.
This rebate offer is only available for Minnesota residential customers who receive natural gas service from CenterPoint Energy.
Rebate is limited to one per natural gas furnace and boiler with a qualifying tune-up. The heating system needs to be used as a primary heating source. Each natural gas heating system is eligible to receive a tune-up rebate every other year. New construction homes are not eligible for this rebate offer.
How the program works
1. Schedule a heating system tune-up with CenterPoint Energy residential gas customers between January 1-December 31, 2014.
2. Perform a tune-up on natural gas furnace or boiler which includes seven required service items (listed above).
3. Dealer or service technician completes the tune-up service and dealer sections of the rebate application for the customer. Please review all requirements and guidelines on the rebate application.
4. Mail the signed rebate application along with your company furnace tune-up checklist (if the service tech didn't complete the checkliston the front of the rebate form) and the customer invoice for the tune-up service. The checklist must list the services required for the rebate. Submit all requested paperwork by December 31 in the calendar year of service.
5. Send to:
Residential Furnace and Boiler Tune-up
PO Box 59038
Minneapolis, MN 55459-0038
6. Customer will receive a Visa® Prepaid Card, not a check or utility bill credit. Cards are issued by Citibank, N.A. pursuant to a license from Visa U.S.A. Inc. and managed by Citi Prepaid services. Cards will not have cash access and can be used everywhere Visa debit cards are accepted. Customer will receive a debit card within eight weeks from the time that we receive the completed paperwork.
For more information about this program, send us an email or call us at 612-321-4492 or toll-free 800-234-5800 ext. 4492.