Preparing Your Furnace for the Off-season03/31/2015 The end of winter is officially on the horizon with the weather warming up in Carpentersville you can feel spring just around the corner. Before you switch off your furnace and disregard it until the following year, you’ll want to get it prepped for its annual hibernation. There are some things you can do now to prep your system so it’s ready to go next season. Flipping the Switch There was a period where it felt as though this day wouldn’t come, but the day has finally arrived for you to flip the switch on your thermostat from heating to cooling. Before you set it and forget it, check out your warranty. Most warranties require regular service and maintenance in order to maintain the warranty. If you have any questions about your warranty, the pros at Controlled Comfort HVAC Inc will happily help you. Service During the Off-Season Now is the perfect time to schedule your yearly furnace service in Carpentersville. Any concerns can be addressed and fixed before the moment comes to turn your system back on once again for the season. You’ll be able to flip your switch to “heating” this fall and rest easy knowing that things will be operating as they should. Change Your Filters We most likely sound like a broken record, but replacing your air filters is one of the painless and most crucial things you can do for your HVAC system as a homeowner. A clean filter keeps your system running at peak efficiency, enhances your indoor air quality and assists in extending the life of your HVAC system. We know there are other things you are thinking of doing as the weather warms up, but having one less thing to worry about makes every season more fun. We know you don’t want to imagine it getting cold again, but when it does, your furnace will be prepared for it. Our team at Controlled Comfort HVAC Inc in Carpentersville is ready to help keep your home comfortable every season. Give us a call at 224-699-9229 or, if it’s easier for you, set up an appointment with us using our online scheduler.