How to Keep Your Shreveport Home Comfortable This Winter

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Maintaining your furnace is vital to keeping it running well and keeping you and your family comfortable during the Shreveport colder months. If you already called Moon's Air for your annual check-up, you’re absolutely in control of things. If you haven’t, it’s not too late. Call us at 318-671-5355 to get one scheduled.

There are plenty of simple things you can do in between professional tune-ups to improve the efficiency of your furnace and keep it running in tip top shape. Try these furnace maintenance tips:

  • Yes, we’ve said it before, but we can’t emphasize this enough: check your filters regularly and clean or replace them when advised. This is such a straightforward way to enhance the airflow through your furnace and maintain top efficiency.
  • Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of barriers. This comprises of keeping any ventilation outside of your home clear.
  • Test your thermostat often to ensure it’s functioning appropriately. Simply turn it on and gradually raise the temperature setting until you catch your furnace turn on. If it doesn’t turn on, check back to our blog post on furnace repair for extra thermostat tips, or give us a call.
  • If you see dust collecting around your cool air returns or a lot of dust within your ducts, contemplate having your ducts expertly cleaned. To hear more about duct cleaning and how to decide if it’s time to hire someone, look at our blog on duct cleaning.

Keeping you and your family warm and comfortable matters to us. For more plans on DIY furnace maintenance or to arrange a tune-up with one of our professionals, call Moon's Air at 318-671-5355 or schedule an appointment online. We’re happy to help!

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