How to Keep Your Williamsport Home Comfortable This Winter

March 15, 2017

If you want to stay cozy during the Williamsport winter, your furnace will need some maintenance to make sure it’s working at its best. If you’ve already arranged your annual tune-up with Lycoming Heating Company, you’re right on schedule. Don’t worry if you haven’t, you’ve got time! Contact us at [[phonenumber]] to make your appointment.

Between professional maintenance, there are many things you can do to keep your furnace running at its peak performance. Try these maintenance tips to keep your furnace healthy:

  • To make sure your system is operating correctly, test your thermostat regularly. Turn it on and bit by bit increase the temperature setting until you hear your furnace turn on. If you don’t hear anything, consult 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 stress this enough. It’s a a simple way to improve the airflow through your furnace and keep peak efficiency.
  • Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of obstructions. This includes keeping the ventilation outside of your home clear.
  • Look in to having your air ducts professionally cleaned if you observe dust accumulating around your cool air returns or notable debris in your ducts. To learn 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 hear more about furnace maintenance or would like to set up a service with one of our technicians, call Lycoming Heating Company at [[phonenumber]] or make an appointment online.