Essential Tips for Maintaining Your Home’s Comfort Systems

Wighton’s Guide to Heating, Cooling, and Plumbing Efficiency

As a trusted name in San Luis Obispo County since 1953, Wighton’s has accumulated a wealth of knowledge about maintaining home comfort systems. Here are some valuable tips to keep your heating, cooling, and plumbing running smoothly:

Heating and Cooling

1. Regular maintenance: Schedule annual check-ups for your HVAC system to ensure optimal performance.

2. Change filters: Replace air filters every 1-3 months to improve air quality and system efficiency.

3. Programmable thermostats: Install a smart thermostat to save energy and reduce utility bills.

4. Seal air leaks: Check for drafts around windows and doors, and seal them to maintain indoor temperatures.


1. Inspect for leaks: Regularly check faucets, pipes, and toilets for leaks to prevent water waste and damage.

2. Avoid chemical drain cleaners: Use natural methods or professional services to clear clogs without harming pipes.

3. Insulate pipes: Wrap exposed pipes to prevent freezing in winter and conserve energy.

4. Water heater maintenance: Flush your water heater annually to remove sediment and improve efficiency.

At Wighton’s, we pride ourselves on being more than just service providers – we’re part of the community. Our team of experts is always ready to assist with your heating, cooling, and plumbing needs, ensuring your home remains comfortable year-round.

Remember, preventive maintenance is key to avoiding costly repairs and extending the life of your home’s comfort systems. Trust Wighton’s, your reliable partner in Plumbing, Heating, and Air Conditioning services since 1953, to keep your home running smoothly.

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