How to Keep Your Hamilton Home Comfortable This Winter

March 15, 2017

If you want to stay cozy during the Hamilton winter, your furnace will need some maintenance to keep it running at its best. If you’ve already organized your once a year tune-up with Carefree Heating and Cooling, LLC, you’re right on schedule. Don’t panic if you haven’t, you still can! Give us a call at [[phonenumber]] to book your appointment.

Between professional service appointments, there are quite a few things you can do to ensure your furnace running at its peak performance. Try these maintenance tips to keep your furnace in good shape:

  • To make sure your system is working u=in the right way, test your thermostat frequently. Turn it on and bit by bit increase the temperature setting until you hear your furnace kick on. If you don’t hear anything, read our blog post on furnace repair for thermostat troubleshooting or give us a call.
  • Check your filters regularly and clean or change them when recommended. We can’t stress this enough. It’s a a simple way to boost the airflow through your furnace and preserve peak efficiency.
  • Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of blockage. This includes keeping any ventilation outside of your home clear.
  • Consider having your air ducts professionally cleaned if you see dust accumulating around your cool air returns or unmistakable debris in your ducts. To find out more about duct cleaning and the signals it’s time to hire someone, head to our blog on duct cleaning.

It’s a priority for us that you stay comfortable this winter. If you want to know more about furnace maintenance or would like to book a service with one of our technicians, call Carefree Heating and Cooling, LLC at [[phonenumber]] or make an appointment online.