How to Evenly Heat Your Home01/07/2015 It can be a real task to keep the rooms in your home evenly heated, especially during the chilly days of winter. Ensuring the rooms of your home are evenly heated is determined by a number of different factors. Luckily, there are also several things you can do to remedy the problem. If your room is too stuffy, what do you do? Most people merely close the vent to fix the problem. What they don’t realize is that blocking airflow to one room can throw off the balance of your system and end up reduce your energy efficiency. So, what should you do instead? We have some tips. Keep the areas around your cold air return vents clear Not only does your furnace circulate hot air through your home to heat it, it draws out cooler air from your inside your home. If your cold air returns are not clear, your furnace can’t do its job. Keeping these vents clear will allow your furnace to operate as it should and help it regulate room temperatures better. Regular maintenance is key We can’t say enough how important regular maintenance is to the proper and efficient operation of your heating and cooling system. Our experts can help keep your system in top shape by performing minor tasks like changing filters and more involved jobs like identifying potential issues before they happen or repairing major issues like replacing a broken circuit board. No matter what needs to be done, we’ll keep your home cozy. Don’t rely on Auto setting Certain rooms in your home may be more removed and are therefore more problematic to heat. Checking that your thermostat has the fan switch “On” instead of on “Auto” can help. When the fan is switched to “On,” your furnace will keep air circulating through all your rooms and create a more even temperature. We have even more tips for heating your home more evenly, and we’re just a phone call away at 832-777-1521. If you’d prefer, you can always set up an appointment online too. Our job is to make sure you experience maximum comfort in your home.