How to keep your Hendersonville home comfortable this winter

Heating

The colder temperatures in Hendersonville will hang on for a while. You may be thinking about summer, but you should realize you can be just as comfortable all winter. Your furnace makes this possible, so keep it operating well with regular furnace service.

You depend on your furnace to keep you cozy in winter. It’s important to keep it well-tuned with furnace service each year. When you take care of your furnace, it will take care of you and keep you comfortable all winter long.

If you’ve already taken care of your regular furnace service this year, we’ve pulled together some additional things you can do to be certain your home stays comfortable:

  • Have an energy audit — quite a few energy companies will do an energy audit on your home to help you find areas that can improve. It’s shocking how many areas let hot or cold air leak out of your home.
  • Weatherstripping — a large amount of cold air enters your home when doors are open. But did you realize cold air could be sneaking in even when doors are shut? Inspect your weatherstripping and replace it if it’s cracked or damaged. This easy fix could block a lot of cold air from making its way inside your home.
  • Recessed lighting — recessed lighting is a common problem with heating your home. They may let a lot of warm air to escape through your ceiling. You can fix this problem with a little caulk or aluminum tape.

These tips are a good starting point, but you can find many more tips to help keep your home comfy and cozy. Or, give the experts at Superior Comfort Systems a call at 828-775-5176 to get more tips and schedule your annual furnace service if you haven’t already. You can also make an appointment with us online.

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