How to Keep Your Huffman Home Comfortable This Winter Posted March 15, 2017 If you want to be comfortable during the Huffman winter, your furnace will demand some maintenance to make sure it’s operating at its best. If you’ve already booked your once a year tune-up with Air Houston Mechanical LLC, you’re right on schedule. Don’t fret if you haven’t, there’s still time! Contact us at [[phonenumber]] to make your appointment. Between professional service appointments, there are quite a few things you can do to keep 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 regularly. Turn it on and bit by bit increase the temperature setting until you hear your furnace start. If you don’t hear anything, read our blog post on furnace repair for thermostat troubleshooting or give us a call.Check your filters regularly and clean or change them when recommended. We can’t emphasize this enough. It’s a a simple way to boost the airflow through your furnace and keep peak efficiency.Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of blockage. This includes keeping the ventilation outside of your home clear.Look in to having your air ducts professionally cleaned if you observe dust accumulating around your cool air returns or unmistakable debris in your ducts. To learn more about duct cleaning and the indications it’s time to hire someone, go back to our blog on duct cleaning. It’s our goal to make sure 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 Air Houston Mechanical LLC at [[phonenumber]] or schedule an appointment online.