Is your energy bill too high during the colds here in Southfield? Are you in search of different ways to cut it? Well, we have an answer to it. There are several numbers of ways that can help you save hundreds of dollars this winter. While, some of them are big ones, most are simple things that you can conduct in your daily life and save on your house heating bills.
We have given a list of a few things, that you can do in your home.
• Completely Air Seal Your House
Air leaks are the places where outside cold air enters your house and where the warm air of inside escapes. Reducing all these air leaks, is one of the most cost-effective ways that can help you in saving thousands of bucks on your house energy bills. The two most effective and simple techniques are weatherstripping and caulking. If you planning to build a brand-new property give HVAC-Southfield a call, to know more about air sealing for new house construction.
Our HVAC technicians are well trained in all types of replacement, repair, installation, and maintenance needs for all kinds of heating devices. If you are looking for the best HVAC contractor, don’t look any further. HVAC- Southfield is available to assist you with all your emergency heating needs 24/7, call us today 248-870-3234.
• Don’t Forget To Adjust Your Temperature
Try putting your thermostat at its lowest temperature to feel comfortable, especially when you aren’t at home or sleeping. Investing in a good quality programmable thermostat is a very good option. These devices can help further by automatically raising and lowering the temperature based on your everyday activities. These can turn out to be a great money saver by using less heat while you aren’t present at home. Though a bit expensive than a regular thermostat, but you can easily recoup the cost within the cold season.
• Try Insulating Your Attic
We all know the fact that hot air rises up and cold air comes down, and there is no secret to it that quite a considerable amount of heat is lost through your house ceiling. Try checking the insulation of your attics. You can call our heating and cooling technicians in order to conduct a home energy test where they can further help you in diagnosing where you may or may not need an increase or decrease in insulation.
• Make Some Time To Change The Furnace Filter
Remember a clean filter is a must necessity in order to make your furnace run efficiently all year long. They are also very important in maintaining a good and healthy air quality inside your house. Try following the instructions and recommendations of your furnace manufacturer to note down the interval of air filter change. A dirty filter resists the smooth flow of air, thus making the furnace work harder to maintain a constant temperature.
• Timely Maintenance Of Your Furnace
Timely furnace maintenance is a very crucial preventive measure for your furnace. Well, you can try catching the problem much before the furnace stops working in the middle of a cold night or probably on the end days of the week. Maintaining your furnace well also help in increasing its work efficiency providing you with the most heat at the lowest cost.