Maintaining your furnace
is essential to keeping it operating well and keeping you and your family warm during the Rock Hill chill. If you already called US Air Heating and Cooling for your annual tune-up
, you’re definitely on top of things. If you haven’t, it’s not too late. Call us at 803-220-0761 to get one on the calendar.
There are lots of easy things you can do in between expert maintenance to increase the efficiency of your furnace and keep it operating in tip top shape. Try these furnace maintenance tips:
- Yes, we’ve said it before, but we can’t stress this enough: check your filters often and clean or replace them when suggested. This is such a easy way to increase the airflow through your furnace and preserve peak efficiency.
- Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of blockages. This comprises of keeping any ventilation around your home clear.
- Test your thermostat regularly to guarantee it’s working correctly. Simply turn it on and gradually lift the temperature setting until you hear 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 notice dust accumulating around your cool air returns or masses of dirt within your ducts, consider having your ducts expertly cleaned. To learn more about duct cleaning and how to determine if it’s time to hire someone, go to our blog on duct cleaning.
Keeping you and your family warm and cozy matters to us. For more plans on DIY furnace maintenance or to arrange a tune-up with one of our experts, call US Air Heating and Cooling at 803-220-0761. We’re happy to help!