How to Keep Your Huntingburg Home Comfortable This Winter

March 15, 2017

If you want to keep warm during the Huntingburg winter, your furnace will demand some maintenance to have it running at its best. If you’ve already arranged your annual tune-up with Dearing's Service & Solutions, you’re right on schedule. Don’t fret if you haven’t, you still can! Contact us at [[phonenumber]] to schedule your appointment.

Between professional maintenance, there are many things you can do to keep your furnace running at its peak performance. Try these maintenance tips to keep your furnace healthy:

  • To make sure your system is operating correctly, test your thermostat regularly. Turn it on and slowly increase the temperature setting until you hear your furnace kick on. If you don’t hear anything, check out our blog post on furnace repair for thermostat troubleshooting or give us a call.
  • Check your filters frequently and clean or change them when recommended. We can’t emphasize this enough. It’s a a simple way to improve the airflow through your furnace and keep peak efficiency.
  • Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of interference. This includes keeping the ventilation outside of your home clear.
  • Look in to having your air ducts professionally cleaned if you observe dust collecting around your cool air returns or noticeable debris in your ducts. To find out more about duct cleaning and the signs it’s time to hire someone, head to our blog on duct cleaning.

It’s our goal to make sure that you stay comfortable this winter. If you want to know more about furnace maintenance or would like to set up a service with one of our experts, call Dearing's Service & Solutions at [[phonenumber]] or make an appointment online.