How to Keep Your Orrville Home Comfortable This Winter03/15/2017Maintaining your furnace is vital to keeping it running well and keeping you and your family warm during the Orrville winter. If you already called Daniel's Heating - Cooling & Electric for your annual check-up, you’re certainly ahead of things. If you haven’t, it’s not too late. Chat with us at 330-821-8432 to get one set-up. There are lots of straightforward things you can do in between expert tune-ups to advance 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 emphasize this enough: check your filters regularly and clean or change them when suggested. This is such a easy way to improve the airflow through your furnace and maintain top efficiency. Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of obstructions. This comprises of keeping any ventilation out of your home clear. Test your thermostat often to confirm that it’s functioning appropriately. Simply turn it on and gradually increase 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 additional thermostat tips, or give us a call. If you see dust gathering around your cool air returns or masses of dirt within your ducts, contemplate having your ducts expertly cleaned. To learn 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 set-up a tune-up with one of our experts, call Daniel's Heating - Cooling & Electric at 330-821-8432 or arrange an appointment online. We’re happy to help!