How to Keep Your Hendersonville Home Comfortable This Winter03/15/2017Maintaining your furnace is imperative to keeping it functioning well and keeping you and your family comfortable during the Hendersonville chill. If you already called Superior Comfort Systems for your annual service, you’re absolutely ahead of things. If you haven’t, it’s not too late. Give us a call at 828-775-5176 to get one scheduled. There are lots of easy things you can do in between pro maintenance to improve the efficiency of your furnace and keep it running in tip top shape. Try these furnace maintenance tips: Yes, we’ve said it before, but we can’t emphasize this enough: check your filters often and clean or replace them when suggested. This is such a simple way to enhance the airflow through your furnace and maintain top efficiency. Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of barriers. This means keeping any ventilation outside of your home clear. Test your thermostat often to guarantee it’s operating correctly. Merely turn it on and gently lift the temperature setting until you notice your furnace turn on. If it doesn’t turn on, check back to our blog post on furnace repair for more thermostat tips, or give us a call. If you notice dust collecting around your cool air returns or a great deal of dust within your ducts, think about having your ducts efficiently cleaned. To hear more about duct cleaning and how to decide if it’s time to hire someone, look at our blog on duct cleaning. Keeping you and your family warm and comfortable matters to us. For more thoughts on DIY furnace maintenance or to set-up a tune-up with one of our professionals, call Superior Comfort Systems at 828-775-5176 or plan an appointment online. We’re happy to help!