We all want two things with our heating system: to get the most out of it in terms of utility and to save us some money while doing so. This is why there are countless tips and tricks online today on how to make your HVAC system function efficiently. Here are further tricks for this year that will help you save money whilst keeping your house warm for the winter.
Change your Temperature Controls
If you own an older boiler, no doubts you complain about the constant loss of heat or inconsistency in supplying hot water. But instead of thinking of a new boiler to replace the old one, maybe what you need is a new thermostat to regulate water heating accurately. The same can be said of your old air conditioner; maybe replacing the room thermostat is all you need to supply optimum heat as you save energy.
Change Your Weather Stripping
Sometimes the problem may not be inside your system as you imagined. Home weather-stripping is the material that seals the frame of your doors and windows to prevent temperature escape. If this stripping wears out, cold air will be let in while warm air escapes; this will likely cause your AC to work twice as much to keep the same level of heat. Replace your weather stripping and save energy wastage and high utility bills.
Divide Your Heating Zones
Instead of having one temperature control system for the entire house, you can install several for each room. This way you don’t have to sweat in the high heat just so that grandma feels warmer in her room. You also have the freedom of regulating the rooms that get heated thus saving on unnecessary energy wastage.
Having an effective heating system means you are getting the most out of it while saving money. The above tips will help improve your HVAC system and step up utility efficiency. Follow C.P.R. A/C & HEAT Company for extra tips on use and maintenance of your HVAC system.