Preparing Your Furnace for the Off-season03/31/2015 The end of winter is officially within reach with the weather warming up in Augusta you can feel spring just around the corner. Before you shut off your furnace and disregard it until next year, you’ll want to get it ready for its annual hibernation. There are some things you can do now to prime your system so it’s ready to go next season. Flipping the Switch There was a period where it felt like 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, look through your warranty. Some warranties require regular service and maintenance in order to uphold the warranty. If you have any questions about your warranty, the team at McCune Heating & Cooling will certainly help you. Service During the Off-Season Now is the perfect time to schedule your annual furnace service in Augusta. Any problems can be addressed and solved before the day 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 functioning as they should. Change Your Filters We probably sound like a broken record, but switching out your air filters is one of the most simple and most essential things you can do for your HVAC system as a homeowner. A clean filter keeps your system functioning at peak efficiency, enhances your indoor air quality and works to extend the life of your HVAC system. We know there are other things you would rather be doing as the weather begins to warm up, but having one less thing to think about makes every season more pleasant. We know you don’t want to think about it getting cold again, but when it does, your furnace will be equipped for it. Our team at McCune Heating & Cooling in Augusta is ready to help keep your home comfortable all year. Give us a call at 316-733-9123 or, if it’s easier for you, set up an appointment with us using our online scheduler.