So, you’re purchasing a new furnace. It may be a big investment, but an efficient, well-running furnace is so important to your comfort. A furnace installation is a big job, and you can expect it to take several hours. To help make the process go as quickly and efficiently as possible, there are several things you can do to plan ahead. That way, you’ll be getting back to cozy comfort in no time.
It’s normal for a furnace room to serve as storage space. So, if there is items near your furnace or in its path, transfer it a safe distance away for the installation. Remember that the Temperature Doctors Heating & Cooling, Inc technicians will need sufficient room surrounding the furnace to move around as they work. Clearing the area will provide them space and will help protect your belongings from being damaged. You can rest easy that our professionals will take extra care to keep your house clean and your belongings undamaged. It’s also wise to move any furniture situated in the path to the furnace room.
You should be aware that you might need a new thermostat, depending on the model of your former furnace. Plus, now may be the perfect time to upgrade to a smart thermostat to take full advantage of all the benefits of a new furnace. A smart thermostat can help maintain peak comfort and keep your house at your desired temperatures 24/7. If you need or would like a new thermostat installed during your furnace installation, you may also want to get some touchup paint if it’s a different size or shape from your original thermostat to clean up your wall.
If you have more questions about what you can expect from your new furnace installation, or if you would like to understand how long you can expect your specific installation time to last, give Temperature Doctors Heating & Cooling, Inc a call at (815)914-6197. We’re happy to answer your questions and look forward to working with you! And remember to call us when it’s time for your new furnace’s first preventive maintenance.