How to Keep Your Brookfield Home Comfortable This Winter

March 15, 2017

 

Maintaining your furnace is vital to keeping it operating well and keeping you and your family cozy during the Brookfield colder months. If you already called Central Air LLC for your annual tune-up, you’re certainly in control of things. If you haven’t, it’s not too late. Call us at 203-357-5913 to get one set-up.

There are many easy things you can do in between pro maintenance to increase the efficiency of your furnace and keep it running in the best shape. Try these furnace maintenance tips:

  • Yes, we’ve said it before, but we can’t emphasize this enough: check your filters often and clean or change them when suggested. This is such a easy way to enhance the airflow through your furnace and uphold top efficiency.
  • Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of blockages. This comprises of keeping any ventilation out of your home clear.
  • Test your thermostat regularly to ensure it’s functioning appropriately. Just turn it on and gradually lift the temperature setting until you notice 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 a lot of debris within your ducts, consider having your ducts expertly cleaned. To learn more about duct cleaning and how to decide if it’s time to hire someone, check out 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 arrange a tune-up with one of our experts, call Central Air LLC at 203-357-5913. We’re happy to help!