Comfort Maximized – From New Plants to Furnace Service12/11/2015 You’ve probably noticed the days are getting shorter and colder and it is hard to keep your home comfortable and cozy. We’ve got some tips that can help in addition to completing annual furnace service. These tips will enhance the comfort your furnace provides. Here are four tips for staying comfortable this winter in Augusta: Seal air leaks. A great deal of warm air escapes your home through cracks around your windows and doors. This can be an expensive problem when you look at your utility bill. Luckily, it’s not costly to fix it. Most times, new weatherstripping or caulking will fix the problem. Change your furnace filter. •This is important to improving your furnace’s efficiency, and therefore saving money. What’s even better is that it’s really easy to do yourself. Check your filter regularly and change it when the manufacturer recommends it. Get plants. Houseplants are great because they look pretty, and they can actually enhance your indoor air quality. Certain common houseplants will absorb some of the airborne toxins that are released from everyday household cleaners, paints and other products. Furnace service. You should plan for regular furnace service yearly. This will ensure your furnace is working as it should, and if it’s not, discover problem areas before they worsen. Keeping your home comfortable every winter doesn’t have to be a huge task. Call McCune Heating & Cooling at 316-733-9123 to find out more about keeping your home comfortable or to schedule furnace service. You can also easily set up an appointment online.