What to Expect When You Get a Furnace Installed09/29/2017So, you’re getting a new furnace. It may be a big investment, but an efficient, well-running furnace is vital to your comfort. A furnace installation is a big job, and you can presume it to take a few hours. To help make the process go as quickly and easily as possible, there are some things you can do to get ready. That way, you’ll be returning to cozy comfort in no time. It’s very common for a furnace room to serve as a storage room. So, if there is items near your furnace or in its path, place it a safe distance away for the installation. Keep in mind that the Anderson Heating & A/C technicians will need sufficient room by the furnace to move around as they work. Clearing the area will give them space and will help protect your belongings from being damaged. You can rest easy that our technicians 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 older furnace. Plus, now is a great time to upgrade to a smart thermostat to take full advantage of all the benefits of a new furnace. A smart thermostat can help ensure peak comfort and keep your home 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 previous thermostat to clean up your wall. If you have any other questions about what you can expect from your new furnace installation, or if you want to know how long you can expect your specific installation time to last, give Anderson Heating & A/C a call at 775-882-8154. Our team is happy to answer your questions and look forward to working with you! And remember to call our team or book an appointment with us online when it’s time for your new furnace’s first preventive maintenance.