How to Keep Your Alice Home Comfortable This Winter Posted March 15, 2017 If you want to stay cozy during the Alice winter, your furnace will requite some maintenance to have it operating at its best. If you’ve already booked your annual tune-up with Rescue Heating & Air , you’re right on schedule. Don’t fret if you haven’t, you still can! Give us a call at [[phonenumber]] to make your appointment. Between professional service appointments, there are quite a few things you can do to keep your furnace running at its peak performance. Try these maintenance tricks to keep your furnace healthy:To make sure your system is working properly, test your thermostat on a routine basis. Turn it on and slowly increase the temperature setting until you hear your furnace kick on. If you don’t hear anything, consult our blog post on furnace repair for thermostat troubleshooting or contact us directly.Check your filters regularly and clean or change them when recommended. We can’t emphasize this enough. It’s a an easy way to improve the airflow through your furnace and preserve peak efficiency.Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of interference. This includes keeping all ventilation outside of your home clear.Look in to having your air ducts professionally cleaned if you observe dust collecting around your cool air returns or unmistakable debris in your ducts. To find out more about duct cleaning and the signals it’s time to hire someone, refer to our blog on duct cleaning. It’s important to us that you stay comfortable this winter. If you want to hear more about furnace maintenance or would like to book a service with one of our experts, call Rescue Heating & Air at [[phonenumber]] or arrange an appointment online.