How to Evenly Heat Your Home01/07/2015 It can be a challenge to keep the rooms in your home evenly heated, especially during the coldest days of winter. Ensuring the rooms in your home are evenly heated is determined by several different factors. Luckily, there are also several things you can do to fix the problem. If your room is too hot, what do you do? Most people merely close the vent to fix the problem. What they don’t realize is that doing this can throw off the balance of your system and actually 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 push hot air through your home to heat it, it pulls cooler air from your inside your home. If your cold air returns are obstructed, your furnace can’t fully perform its job. Keeping these vents clear will let your furnace to operate correctly and help it regulate room temperatures better. Regular maintenance is key We can’t emphasize how important regular maintenance is to the proper and efficient operation of your heating and cooling system. Our experts can help keep your system at peak performance by performing small tasks like changing filters and more involved jobs like identifying imminent repairs 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 comfy. Don’t rely on Auto setting Certain rooms in your home may be more removed and are therefore more difficult to heat. Making sure 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 throughout your house 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 903-702-3941. If you’d prefer, you can always set up an appointment online too. Our job is to do everything we can to help you experience maximum comfort in your home.