How to Keep Your Hamilton Home Comfortable This Winter03/15/2017Maintaining your furnace is essential to keeping it running well and keeping you and your family warm during the Hamilton colder months. If you already called Carefree Heating and Cooling, LLC for your annual check-up, you’re absolutely ahead of things. If you haven’t, it’s not too late. Give us a call at 513-275-3601 to get one set-up. There are many straightforward things you can do in between expert tune-ups to increase the efficiency of your furnace and keep it operating in the best shape. Try these furnace maintenance tips: Yes, we’ve said it before, but we can’t highlight this enough: check your filters regularly and clean or replace them when recommended. This is such a straightforward way to enhance the airflow through your furnace and uphold maximum efficiency. Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of barriers. This comprises of keeping any ventilation out of your home clear. Test your thermostat often to ensure it’s operating appropriately. Just turn it on and slowly raise the temperature setting until you catch your furnace turn on. If it doesn’t turn on, check back to our blog post on furnace repair for extra thermostat tips, or give us a call. If you observe dust collecting around your cool air returns or masses of debris within your ducts, contemplate having your ducts expertly cleaned. To hear more about duct cleaning and how to decide if it’s time to hire someone, look at our blog on duct cleaning. Keeping you and your family warm and comfortable matters to us. For more ideas on DIY furnace maintenance or to schedule a tune-up with one of our experts, call Carefree Heating and Cooling, LLC at 513-275-3601 or arrange an appointment online. We’re happy to help!