How to Keep Your Saint Louis Home Comfortable This Winter03/15/2017Maintaining your furnace is imperative to keeping it operating well and keeping you and your family cozy during the Saint Louis chill. If you already called Morgner Incorporated Air Conditioning & Heating for your annual tune-up, you’re definitely on top of things. If you haven’t, it’s not too late. Chat with us at 314-961-0875 to get one on the calendar. There are plenty of easy things you can do in between pro maintenance to increase the efficiency of your furnace and keep it functioning in the best shape. Try these furnace maintenance tips: Yes, we’ve said it before, but we can’t emphasize this enough: check your filters frequently and clean or change them when recommended. This is such a simple way to increase the airflow through your furnace and preserve top efficiency. Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of obstructions. This includes keeping any ventilation around your home clear. Test your thermostat often to guarantee it’s operating correctly. 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 collecting around your cool air returns or masses of debris 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, go to our blog on duct cleaning. Keeping you and your family warm and comfy matters to us. For more plans on DIY furnace maintenance or to arrange a tune-up with one of our experts, call Morgner Incorporated Air Conditioning & Heating at 314-961-0875 or arrange an appointment online. We’re happy to help!