How to Keep Your Moline Home Comfortable This Winter

March 15, 2017

If you want to be comfortable during the Moline winter, your furnace will need some maintenance to keep it working at its best. If you’ve already arranged your once a year tune-up with Freed Heating & Air Conditioning, you’re right on schedule. Don’t worry if you haven’t, there’s still time! Contact us at [[phonenumber]] to make your appointment.

Between professional tune-ups, there are plenty things you can do to ensure your furnace running at its peak performance. Try these maintenance tricks to keep your furnace in good shape:

  • To make sure your system is working u=in the right way, test your thermostat frequently. Turn it on and bit by bit increase the temperature setting until you hear your furnace start. If you don’t hear anything, read our blog post on furnace repair for thermostat troubleshooting or give us a call.
  • Check your filters often and clean or change them when recommended. We can’t emphasize this enough. It’s a an easy way to increase the airflow through your furnace and keep peak efficiency.
  • Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of blockage. This includes keeping any ventilation outside of your home clear.
  • Think about having your air ducts professionally cleaned if you see dust collecting around your cool air returns or notable debris in your ducts. To learn more about duct cleaning and the indications it’s time to hire someone, refer to our blog on duct cleaning.

It’s a priority for us that you stay comfortable this winter. If you want to know more about furnace maintenance or would like to schedule a service with one of our professionals, call Freed Heating & Air Conditioning at [[phonenumber]] or make an appointment online.