How to Keep Your Lexington Home Comfortable This Winter

If you want to keep warm during the Lexington winter, your furnace will requite some maintenance to keep it working at its best. If you’ve already booked your annual tune-up with Kelley Mechanical, you’re right on schedule. Don’t fret if you haven’t, there’s still time! Contact us at [[phonenumber]] to make your appointment.

Between professional maintenance, there are quite a few things you can do to ensure your furnace operating 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 frequently. Turn it on and gradually 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 schedule an appointment with us.
  • Check your filters regularly and clean or change them when recommended. We can’t stress this enough. It’s a an easy way to boost the airflow through your furnace and keep 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 building up around your cool air returns or notable debris in your ducts. To hear more about duct cleaning and the signals it’s time to hire someone, head 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 schedule a service with one of our professionals, call Kelley Mechanical at [[phonenumber]] or arrange an appointment online.
 
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