How to Keep Your Odessa Home Comfortable This Winter

March 15, 2017

If you want to stay cozy during the Odessa 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 Redhawk Heating & Air Conditioning, you’re right on schedule. Don’t fret if you haven’t, you’ve got time! Contact us at [[phonenumber]] to book your appointment.

Between professional service appointments, there are quite a few things you can do to make sure your furnace working at its peak performance. Try these maintenance tricks to keep your furnace on track:

  • To make sure your system is running properly, test your thermostat regularly. 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 recommend this enough. It’s a an easy way to boost the airflow through your furnace and maintain peak efficiency.
  • Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of blockage. This includes keeping the ventilation outside of your home clear.
  • Look in to having your air ducts professionally cleaned if you see dust accumulating around your cool air returns or noticeable debris in your ducts. To find out more about duct cleaning and the signals 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 learn more about furnace maintenance or would like to set up a service with one of our experts, call Redhawk Heating & Air Conditioning at [[phonenumber]] or schedule an appointment online.