How to Keep Your Shelby Township Home Comfortable This Winter03/15/2017Maintaining your furnace is imperative to keeping it running well and keeping you and your family cozy during the Shelby Township chill. If you already called Mr. Air Repair for your annual tune-up, you’re certainly in control of things. If you haven’t, it’s not too late. Call us at 586-262-4258 to get one on the calendar. There are plenty of straightforward things you can do in between pro maintenance to advance 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 highlight this enough: check your filters often and clean or swap them when advised. This is such a easy way to enhance the airflow through your furnace and uphold maximum efficiency. Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of barriers. This comprises of keeping any ventilation around your home clear. Test your thermostat regularly to confirm that it’s working correctly. Merely 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 more thermostat tips, or give us a call. If you observe dust gathering around your cool air returns or masses of dust within your ducts, consider having your ducts efficiently cleaned. To learn more about duct cleaning and how to decide 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 plans on DIY furnace maintenance or to arrange a tune-up with one of our professionals, call Mr. Air Repair at 586-262-4258 or arrange an appointment online. We’re happy to help!