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How to Keep Your Plainfield Home Comfortable This Winter

March 15, 2017

If you want to stay cozy during the Plainfield winter, your furnace will demand some maintenance to keep it operating at its best. If you’ve already arranged your once a year tune-up with PWA Heating & Cooling Inc, you’re right on schedule. Don’t panic if you haven’t, you’ve got time! Reach out to us at [[phonenumber]] to schedule 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 tips to keep your furnace in good shape:

  • To make sure your system is running u=in the right way, test your thermostat regularly. Turn it on and bit by bit increase the temperature setting until you hear your furnace turn on. If you don’t hear anything, check out our blog post on furnace repair for thermostat troubleshooting or contact us directly.
  • Check your filters regularly and clean or change them when recommended. We can’t recommend this enough. It’s a an easy way to boost the airflow through your furnace and preserve peak efficiency.
  • Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of obstructions. This includes keeping any ventilation outside of your home clear.
  • Look in to having your air ducts professionally cleaned if you see dust building up around your cool air returns or unmistakable debris in your ducts. To hear more about duct cleaning and the indications it’s time to hire someone, go back to our blog on duct cleaning.

It’s a priority for us that you stay comfortable this winter. If you want to learn more about furnace maintenance or would like to set up a service with one of our professionals, call PWA Heating & Cooling Inc at [[phonenumber]] or schedule an appointment online.