How to Keep Your Huntsville Home Comfortable This Winter03/15/2017Maintaining your furnace is vital to keeping it running well and keeping you and your family warm during the Huntsville colder months. If you already called All Weather Heating & Air Conditioning Inc for your annual tune-up, you’re absolutely on top of things. If you haven’t, it’s not too late. Call us at 256-801-4701 to get one set-up. There are many easy things you can do in between professional tune-ups to improve the efficiency of your furnace and keep it running in the best shape. Try these furnace maintenance tips: Yes, we’ve said it before, but we can’t stress this enough: check your filters regularly and clean or swap them when advised. This is such a straightforward way to enhance the airflow through your furnace and preserve peak efficiency. Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of barriers. This includes keeping any ventilation around your home clear. Test your thermostat regularly to guarantee it’s working appropriately. Just turn it on and slowly lift the temperature setting until you hear your furnace turn on. If it doesn’t turn on, refer to our blog post on furnace repair for extra thermostat tips, or give us a call. If you observe dust gathering around your cool air returns or a great deal of debris within your ducts, consider having your ducts professionally cleaned. To learn more about duct cleaning and how to decide if it’s time to hire someone, check out our blog on duct cleaning. Keeping you and your family warm and comfy matters to us. For more thoughts on DIY furnace maintenance or to arrange a tune-up with one of our pros, call All Weather Heating & Air Conditioning Inc at 256-801-4701 or plan an appointment online. We’re happy to help!