What to Expect When You Get a Furnace Installed09/29/2017So, you’re getting a new furnace. It may be a large investment, but an efficient, well-running furnace is so important to your comfort. A furnace installation is a big job, and you can presume it to take a few hours. To help make it go as quickly and easily as possible, there are several things you can do to prepare. That way, you’ll be getting back to cozy comfort in no time. It’s typical for a furnace room to serve as a place for additional storage. So, if there is items near your furnace or in its path, move it a safe distance away for the installation. Don’t forget that the Central Aire Heating & A/C 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 guard your belongings from being damaged. You can rest easy that our experts will take extra care to keep your home clean and your belongings undamaged. It’s also wise to move any furniture that’s in the path to the furnace room. You should be aware that you might need a new thermostat, depending on the model of your older 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 indoor space 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 find touchup paint if it’s a different size or shape from your original thermostat to clean up your wall. If you have additional questions about what you will anticipate from your new furnace installation, or if you are curious how long you can expect your specific installation time to last, give Central Aire Heating & A/C Inc a call at 318-747-4965. Our experts are happy to answer your questions and look forward to working with you! And remember to call us or schedule an appointment with us online when it’s time for your new furnace’s first preventive maintenance.