How to Keep Your Cape Coral Home Comfortable During Cooler Months

If you want to stay cozy during the cold months in Cape Coral, your heat pump will need some maintenance to keep operating at its best. If you’ve already arranged your annual tune-up with Comfort Zone Inc, you’re right on schedule. Don’t be too concered if you haven’t, there’s still time! Give us a call at [[phonenumber]] to schedule your appointment.

Between professional tune-ups, there are quite a few things you can do to keep your heat pump running at its peak performance. Try these maintenance tricks to keep your heat pump on track:

  • Are your coils and fans clear for optimal airflow? Diminished airflow makes your heat pump work too hard and can hurt your system’s compressor.
  • Your supply and return registers should be open and clear.
  • Check your filters often and clean or change them when recommended. We can’t emphasize this enough. It’s a practical way to boost the airflow through your furnace and maintain peak efficiency.
  • Clear the area around your outdoor unit if clutter has accumulated or plants have taken control of the zone.
  • To be sure your system is working correctly, test your thermostat frequently. Turn it on and gradually increase the temperature setting until you hear your heat pump start. If you don’t hear anything, check out our blog post on heat pump repair for thermostat advice or contact us directly.

Keeping you comfortable this winter matters to us. If you want to learn more about heat pump maintenance or would like to meet with one of our technicians, call Comfort Zone Inc at [[phonenumber]] or arrange an appointment online.
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