The cold weather is upon and with it comes a necessary maintenance plan to ensure your Jacksonville, Florida home can handle the drop in temperatures. Fall is the ideal time to perform a heating tune-up so when you’re ready to turn up the heat, your system can handle it!
Your first step to ensure your heating system is ready for winter is to replace your air filter. A dirty air filter will make the equipment work harder which can damage the system and waste energy.
Next, clear the area around your furnace. Storing items adjacent to your furnace creates a fire hazard and may block the combustion air supply. When combustion air supply is blocked, the risk for carbon monoxide increases. Read more »