For many homeowners, the heating system is something they never touch. The care of the system is completely left to the professionals at Four Seasons Heating and Air Conditioning, and we understand why. If you don’t know much about the operation of the furnace, you don’t want to risk the comfort of your family by working on it without a professional. However, every homeowner will have to tinker with their thermostat possibly even on a daily basis. Knowing the basics will help you better navigate the units operation and ensure comfort in between visits from Four Seasons.
Know Your Thermostat
- Change the Batteries: Unless your thermostat is hard wired into the system, it will operate on batteries. These batteries should be changed on a yearly basis at least. If you can’t get the heating or cooling to start, change the batteries before you panic. The thermostat batteries can fail without completely shutting the display down. (more…)