How to Keep Your Wharton Home Comfortable This Winter Posted March 15, 2017 If you want to stay cozy during the Wharton winter, your furnace will requite some maintenance to make sure it’s working at its best. If you’ve already booked your annual tune-up with Faust Air Conditioning and Heating, you’re right on schedule. Don’t worry if you haven’t, you’ve got time! Contact us at [[phonenumber]] to book your appointment. Between professional service appointments, there are plenty things you can do to keep your furnace working at its peak performance. Try these maintenance ideas to keep your furnace healthy:To make sure your system is operating properly, test your thermostat frequently. Turn it on and gradually 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 contact us directly.Check your filters frequently and clean or change them when recommended. We can’t stress this enough. It’s a an efficient way to increase the airflow through your furnace and keep peak efficiency.Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of interference. This includes keeping all ventilation outside of your home clear.Consider having your air ducts professionally cleaned if you notice dust accumulating around your cool air returns or notable debris in your ducts. To hear more about duct cleaning and the signs it’s time to hire someone, head to our blog on duct cleaning. It’s our goal to make sure that you stay comfortable this winter. If you want to know more about furnace maintenance or would like to schedule a service with one of our professionals, call Faust Air Conditioning and Heating at [[phonenumber]] or make an appointment online.