How to Keep Your Suffolk/Nassau County Home Comfortable This Winter

 

Maintaining your furnace is imperative to keeping it running well and keeping you and your family cozy during the Suffolk/Nassau County winter. If you already called Airmax Long Island Inc for your annual check-up, you’re absolutely on top of things. If you haven’t, it’s not too late. Give us a call at 631-737-5566 to get one set-up.

There are many straightforward things you can do in between professional maintenance to improve the efficiency of your furnace and keep it running 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 often and clean or change them when advised. This is such a simple way to enhance the airflow through your furnace and maintain 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 often to confirm that it’s operating correctly. Merely turn it on and slowly increase the temperature setting until you notice 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 collecting around your cool air returns or a great deal of dirt within your ducts, contemplate having your ducts efficiently cleaned. To learn more about duct cleaning and how to determine if it’s time to hire someone, check out our blog on duct cleaning.

Keeping you and your family warm and cozy matters to us. For more ideas on DIY furnace maintenance or to set-up a tune-up with one of our professionals, call Airmax Long Island Inc at 631-737-5566. We’re happy to help!

 
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