Learning how to clean your furnace is an important task to keep on your home maintenance schedule. Dirt and dust affect the major components of your furnace, so cleaning is the most essential part of regular maintenance. There are three parts of the furnace that should be cleaned: the filter system, the blower, and the motor.
You should also clean or replace your furnace filter at the beginning of the heating season, as well as once a month during continuous use.
Note of Caution: before you get started on any cleaning project for your furnace, be sure to turn off your home’s gas and electricity. If you don’t know how to turn it off, please call us to clean your furnace for you. As your trusted Southern Maryland HVAC professionals, we can assist with cleaning and answering any questions you have.
Here are 3 tips that you can use when cleaning your furnace.