How to Keep Your Florissant Home Comfortable This Winter

March 15, 2017

If you want to keep warm during the Florissant winter, your furnace will need some maintenance to make sure it’s running at its best. If you’ve already arranged your once a year tune-up with B & B Heating & Cooling, you’re right on schedule. Don’t panic if you haven’t, you’ve got time! Give us a call at [[phonenumber]] to schedule your appointment.

Between professional service appointments, there are quite a few things you can do to keep 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 on a routine basis. Turn it on and bit by bit increase the temperature setting until you hear your furnace kick on. If you don’t hear anything, consult our blog post on furnace repair for thermostat troubleshooting or contact us directly.
  • Check your filters often and clean or change them when recommended. We can’t recommend this enough. It’s a a simple way to increase the airflow through your furnace and preserve peak efficiency.
  • Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of interference. This includes keeping all ventilation outside of your home clear.
  • Look in to having your air ducts professionally cleaned if you notice 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, 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 set up a service with one of our professionals, call B & B Heating & Cooling at [[phonenumber]] or make an appointment online.