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 need some maintenance to have it operating at its best. If you’ve already organized your annual tune-up with Rescue Heating & Air , you’re right on schedule. Don’t fret if you haven’t, you still can! Contact us at [[phonenumber]] to make your appointment. Between professional service appointments, there are plenty things you can do to make sure your furnace working at its peak performance. Try these maintenance tips to keep your furnace healthy:To make sure your system is operating 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 give us a call.Check your filters often and clean or change them when recommended. We can’t recommend this enough. It’s a a simple way to increase the airflow through your furnace and preserve peak efficiency.Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of interference. This includes keeping any 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 learn more about duct cleaning and the signals it’s time to hire someone, head to our blog on duct cleaning. It’s a priority for 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 technicians, call Rescue Heating & Air at [[phonenumber]] or schedule an appointment online.