If you want to keep warm during the Derby winter, your furnace will requite some maintenance to make sure it’s running at its best. If you’ve already arranged your once a year tune-up with Giordanos Heating and Air Conditioning, you’re right on schedule. Don’t panic if you haven’t, there’s still time! Give us a call at [[phonenumber]] to make your appointment.
Between professional service appointments, there are quite a few things you can do to keep your furnace running at its peak performance. Try these maintenance tips to keep your furnace healthy:
- To make sure your system is running u=in the right way, test your thermostat on a routine basis. 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 contact us directly.
- Check your filters regularly and clean or change them when recommended. We can’t stress this enough. It’s a an efficient way to improve 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.
- Look in to having your air ducts professionally cleaned if you see dust accumulating around your cool air returns or notable debris in your ducts. To learn more about duct cleaning and the signals it’s time to hire someone, go back to our blog on duct cleaning.
It’s our goal to make sure that you stay comfortable this winter. If you want to hear more about furnace maintenance or would like to schedule a service with one of our technicians, call Giordanos Heating and Air Conditioning at [[phonenumber]] or schedule an appointment online.