Natural Gas Tips

  • The recommended thermostat control setting for your furnace is 68 degrees F during the heating season or a range of 65–72 degrees.
  • Set your thermostat back by 5 or 10 degrees when sleeping or when your house is empty for more than four hours.
  • Provide home management with timely access to change furnace filters and provide furnace service.
  • Keep heating vents clear of furniture and draperies and keep dampers open.
  • Vacuum dust and pet fur from warm-air registers and cold-air returns.
  • Remove dust and lint from registers, vents and baseboard heaters.