How to Keep Your Marshall Home Comfortable This Winter03/15/2017Maintaining your furnace is essential to keeping it operating well and keeping you and your family comfortable during the Marshall winter. If you already called All Elements Heating & Air LLC for your annual tune-up, you’re certainly ahead of things. If you haven’t, it’s not too late. Give us a call at 903-702-3941 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 operating in peak shape. Try these furnace maintenance tips: Yes, we’ve said it before, but we can’t highlight this enough: check your filters often and clean or replace them when recommended. This is such a straightforward way to improve the airflow through your furnace and uphold maximum efficiency. Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of barriers. This includes keeping any ventilation out of your home clear. Test your thermostat often to ensure it’s working appropriately. Just turn it on and slowly lift the temperature setting until you catch your furnace turn on. If it doesn’t turn on, check back to our blog post on furnace repair for additional thermostat tips, or give us a call. If you observe dust accumulating around your cool air returns or a lot of dust within your ducts, consider having your ducts efficiently cleaned. To find out more about duct cleaning and how to determine if it’s time to hire someone, go to our blog on duct cleaning. Keeping you and your family warm and comfortable matters to us. For more ideas on DIY furnace maintenance or to schedule a tune-up with one of our experts, call All Elements Heating & Air LLC at 903-702-3941 or arrange an appointment online. We’re happy to help!