Furnace Service and More: 5 Ways to Take On Heating Costs in Kearney

There’s no getting around the changing weather in Kearney, it’s something we all have to adjust for and make changes to accommodate. While it still may not be at the front of your mind, the time is getting closer to start using your heating system. This, of course, means that it’s the ideal time to consider annual furnace service as well, but possibly not in the way that you had possibly thought.

Energy savings comes in various shapes and forms, including:

  1. Furnace Service. Many homeowners solely associate furnace service with swapping out filters, but having a tune-up completed can help your system run smoother, providing you with efficient comfort that can help you save on your monthly heating costs.
  2. Take It Down A Notch. Altering the temperature on your thermostat even a few degrees may help you save consistently month after month. It’s pretty clear, but when your system doesn’t have to operate as often, you don’t have to pay as much in energy costs.
  3. Filters. Another simple fix that most every homeowner can take care of on their own, switching furnace filters every month or two during the heating season helps air pass through more effortlessly, making less work for your furnace.
  4. Defeat Drafts. It’s easy to lose a lot of your heated air to drafty windows and doors, so be sure to utilize caulk and weatherstripping to close those annoying holes and keep the warm air indoors to enjoy.
  5. High Efficiency. When your Thurston Heating & Air Conditioning expert stops by for your annual furnace service, ask about your current system’s efficiency level and what higher efficiency models are an upgrade. Choosing higher efficiency can provide you with the same level of comfort, while helping reduce your monthly energy costs.

Everyone likes to save a few dollars here and there, and by no means is this list the end-all be-all, but there are a few simple ways to help boost your comfort when the temperatures go down in Kearney. Whether you’re calling to set up annual furnace service or simply want to know which furnace filter is correct for your system, give the experts at Thurston Heating & Air Conditioning a call at 308-624-3485 to start saving a little more today.

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