How to Keep Your Marshfield Home Comfortable This Winter

Maintaining your furnace is essential to keeping it functioning well and keeping you and your family comfortable during the Marshfield winter. If you already called House of Heating Incorporated for your annual tune-up, you’re certainly on top of things. If you haven’t, it’s not too late. Give us a call at 888-384-3163 to get one on the calendar.

There are plenty of simple things you can do in between professional maintenance to advance 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 emphasize this enough: check your filters frequently and clean or change them when recommended. This is such a straightforward way to enhance the airflow through your furnace and uphold maximum efficiency.
  • Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of barriers. This comprises of keeping any ventilation around your home clear.
  • Test your thermostat regularly to confirm that it’s functioning appropriately. Just turn it on and gently lift the temperature setting until you hear your furnace turn on. If it doesn’t turn on, refer to our blog post on furnace repair for more thermostat tips, or give us a call.
  • If you notice dust gathering around your cool air returns or masses of dust within your ducts, consider having your ducts efficiently cleaned. To learn more about duct cleaning and how to tell 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 plans on DIY furnace maintenance or to set-up a tune-up with one of our pros, call House of Heating Incorporated at 888-384-3163. We’re happy to help!

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