How to Keep Your Grand Prairie Home Comfortable This Winter

March 15, 2017

If you want to stay cozy during the Grand Prairie winter, your furnace will need some maintenance to make sure it’s working at its best. If you’ve already booked your once a year tune-up with Bon Air Service Company, you’re right on schedule. Don’t worry if you haven’t, you still can! Contact us at [[phonenumber]] to make your appointment.

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

  • To make sure your system is operating u=in the right way, test your thermostat on a routine basis. Turn it on and slowly increase the temperature setting until you hear your furnace kick on. If you don’t hear anything, read our blog post on furnace repair for thermostat troubleshooting or give us a call.
  • Check your filters frequently and clean or change them when recommended. We can’t recommend this enough. It’s a an easy way to increase the airflow through your furnace and maintain peak efficiency.
  • Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of interference. This includes keeping any ventilation outside of your home clear.
  • Consider having your air ducts professionally cleaned if you observe dust accumulating around your cool air returns or noticeable debris in your ducts. To find out more about duct cleaning and the signs it’s time to hire someone, refer to our blog on duct cleaning.

It’s our goal to make sure 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 technicians, call Bon Air Service Company at [[phonenumber]] or arrange an appointment online.