HVAC units are designed to be tough. But that doesn’t mean that you shouldn’t do everything you can to protect your investment from harsh weather conditions. As we all know, making sure that your furnace and air conditioner are always in the best condition is particularly important to residents who live in Mississauga and throughout the GTA.
It’s never too early to start preparing your heating and cooling systems for another Mississauga winter. Here are six points to have on your winter preparation checklist:
Preparing your furnace
• Clean and inspect filters and ducts
One of the easiest tasks you can do is to inspect your furnace and ducts to make sure everything is clean and intact before you need them. Dust, debris, or any cracks can lead to a loss of efficiency for your system. Any dirty filters should be cleaned or replaced to ensure proper functioning.
• Furnace Tune-up
Having a maintenance done on your furnace is essential, by getting your furnace maintain you'll maintain the maximum efficiency rating, getting all sensors cleaned on your furnace prevent malfunctioning in the middle of a cold snap and prevents high cost of service calls in a cold winter night.
• Check carbon-monoxide detectors
Keeping your loved ones safe should always be your first priority. Even if you think everything is in working order, ventilation problems can still exist. You should regularly check that your carbon-monoxide detectors are functioning properly to detect any problems.