Our customers staying warm in their homes during this cold winter season is our top priority here at Peterson Heating and Cooling of Kansas City. With that we want to offer 5 quick and easy tips to save cold cash in your home and as a bonus if you mention this blog you will get a 10% discount for your furnace check!
- Furnace Tune Up
Keeping your furnace cleaned and checked for the system to ensure your system is running safe and efficiently, this will also give a longer lifespan to system when serviced annually.
- Changing filters annually
This can be done during step one but may also need to be done more frequently depending on age of home, number of pets or remodeling, etc. Changing your filters will allow proper heat air flow and efficiency of system.
- Programmable Thermostats
Most households spend 50 to 70% of their energy budgets on heating and cooling. If you are out of the house most of the day – there is no need for your heat to be running high heat during that time. Programming different temperatures for various times of day so your heating system works less while you are away.
- Keep Vents Clear
Making sure heating vents aren’t being blocked by furniture, bedding or other objects to ensure air circulates properly and efficiently throughout your home.
- Use Weather-stripping and Caulk
Simple leaks can sap home energy efficiency b 5 to 30% annually, according to US department of energy. That means it pays to seal up gaps and caulk and weather-stripping.
By adding these quick tips to your routine maintenance you will ensure a warmer and more efficient winter season!
Mention this blog to enjoy a 10% discount on your next furnace tune up!