How to Keep Your Genoa Home Comfortable This Winter

March 15, 2017

If you want to stay cozy during the Genoa winter, your furnace will need some maintenance to keep it running at its best. If you’ve already arranged your annual tune-up with Assured Appliance and Heating & Air, you’re right on schedule. Don’t panic if you haven’t, you still can! Reach out to us at [[phonenumber]] to make your appointment.

Between professional tune-ups, there are many things you can do to ensure your furnace working at its peak performance. Try these maintenance tricks to keep your furnace healthy:

  • To make sure your system is operating u=in the right way, test your thermostat frequently. Turn it on and slowly increase the temperature setting until you hear your furnace turn 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 recommend this enough. It’s a an efficient way to boost the airflow through your furnace and maintain peak efficiency.
  • Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of interference. This includes keeping any ventilation outside of your home clear.
  • Consider having your air ducts professionally cleaned if you notice dust building up 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 important to us that you stay comfortable this winter. If you want to learn more about furnace maintenance or would like to book a service with one of our experts, call Assured Appliance and Heating & Air at [[phonenumber]] or make an appointment online.