How to Keep Your Englewood Home Comfortable This Winter03/15/2017Maintaining your furnace is essential to keeping it functioning well and keeping you and your family warm during the Englewood chill. If you already called TemperaturePro® for your annual service, you’re definitely on top of things. If you haven’t, it’s not too late. Give us a call at 720-446-5100 to get one scheduled. There are plenty of simple things you can do in between expert tune-ups to increase the efficiency of your furnace and keep it functioning in tip top shape. Try these furnace maintenance tips: Yes, we’ve said it before, but we can’t highlight this enough: check your filters regularly and clean or swap them when recommended. This is such a straightforward way to enhance the airflow through your furnace and maintain maximum efficiency. Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of obstructions. This includes keeping any ventilation outside of your home clear. Test your thermostat often to ensure it’s operating appropriately. Merely turn it on and gently 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 extra thermostat tips, or give us a call. If you notice dust gathering around your cool air returns or masses of dust within your ducts, contemplate 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 pros, call TemperaturePro® at 720-446-5100 or plan an appointment online. We’re happy to help!