Three Tips to Keep Your Booneville Home Comfortable During the Winter Months

November 24, 2015

The chillier temperatures in Booneville will be here for a while. You may be daydreaming about summer, but you are able to be just as comfortable throughout winter. Your furnace makes this possible, so keep it working well with annual furnace service.

You count on your furnace to keep you cozy in winter. It’s important to keep it well-tuned with furnace service each year. When you take care of your furnace, it will take care of you and keep you warm all winter long.

If you’ve already had your regular furnace service this year, here are some additional things you can do to be certain your home stays warm:

  • Have an energy audit — a lot of energy companies will do an energy audit on your home to help you find areas that can improve. It’s shocking how many areas let hot or cold air leak out of your home.
  • Weatherstripping — a lot of cold air flows into your home when doors are open. But did you realize cold air could be sneaking in even when doors are shut? Look at your weatherstripping and replace it if it’s cracked or damaged. This simple task could stop a lot of cold air from slipping inside your home.
  • Recessed lighting — recessed lighting is often makes home heating a bigger challenge. They may let a lot of warm air to escape through your ceiling. You can rectify this problem with a little caulk or aluminum tape.

These tips will help a lot, but you can find many more tips to help keep your home warm and comfortable. Or, give the experts at Booneville Heating & Cooling LLC a call at 662-269-8716 to get more tips and schedule your annual furnace service if you haven’t already. You can also make an appointment with us online.