Why Do I Not Feel Warm and Comfortable in My Home Even Though My Heat Is Working?

Man wearing a parka trying to warm himself in his home.

When you have invested in an HVAC system and pay monthly to power the system, it’s unacceptable to feel uncomfortable even when the heat is working. You may walk over the check the thermostat to find it is set exactly where it should be. You hear the HVAC running. So what gives? Keep reading to learn what might be causing this problem and what you can do to solve it.

Reasons Your Heater Isn’t Keeping Your Home Warm

There are a few common reasons that homeowners don’t feel warm and comfortable even when the heater is working. These include:

  • Poor insulation in the home
  • Furniture or rugs blocking the vents
  • Vents are closed
  • Single pane windows
  • Problem with heat delivery
  • Leaky HVAC ducts
  • Drafty exterior doors
  • Vaulted or high ceilings
  • Clogged or dirty air filters

How to Keep Your Home Warm and Cozy

If you want to try to solve the heating issue yourself, make sure your vents are open, no furniture is blocking them, and you have insulating window treatments. Otherwise, your best bet is to connect with a trusted HVAC professional.

Count on Wilson’s Air for All Your HVAC Needs

At Wilson’s Air, our friendly team of heating and cooling experts can provide an HVAC inspection and help you get to the bottom of the issue fast. Then, we can make recommendations or provide HVAC repair to help you achieve the warm, comfortable home environment you crave. You shouldn’t have to deal with the hassle of a cold home! Contact Wilson’s Air today to schedule an HVAC inspection.

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