Homeowners are repeatedly reminded of the safety and performance threats to their heating systems due to snow and ice. That being said, National Fuel advises everyone to pay close attention to their furnaces during and after a heavy snowstorm. Below are some tips on how to prevent snow-related heating emergencies in your home.
- Make sure that your furnace vents are clear from snow, ice and other debris.
- Make sure that the dryer vent is free from any obstruction.
- Keep the area round the outdoor gas meter free from ice and snow.