Everyone wants to be comfortable in their home. The problem is it can become very costly in the summer time and in the winter time. Your air conditioner or furnace could be running nonstop depending on where you live. It is important to know that your system is running at its top efficiency. There are many things you can do to boost your air conditioning or heating systems efficiency. First and foremost, you have to make sure that your filters are replaced regularly and according to the manufacturer’s instructions. If you don’t know what these are you can give your local HVAC technician a call and I’m sure he will be able to figure it out for you. If you have a dirty air filter it can cause some of the hot or cold air that you want in your house to become trapped so that it will never be able to reach you. This will cause your system to work harder than it has to and will cost you money on your monthly utility bill. If you have to get on the phone with your HVAC technician to figure out what kind of air filter to use and how often to replace it, then it is time for a HVAC service visit. All big machinery needs some maintenance at some point in time and it is better to do it before the machine breaks. Air conditioners and furnaces are no different. The last thing you should do, and this one is very important, you need to make sure that your ducts are sealed properly.

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