Preparing Your Furnace for the Off-season03/31/2015 The end of winter is officially on the horizon with the weather warming up in Wharton you can feel spring just around the corner. Before you switch off your furnace and stop thinking about it until the following year, you’ll want to get it prepped for its annual hibernation. There are a few 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 seemed 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. A number of warranties require yearly service and maintenance in order to uphold the warranty. If you have any questions about your warranty, the experts at Faust Air Conditioning and Heating will gladly help you. Service During the Off-Season Now is the perfect time to schedule your yearly furnace service in Wharton. Any troubles can be addressed and corrected before the time comes to turn your system back on again for the season. You’ll be able to flip your switch to “heating” this fall and rest easy knowing that things will be running as they should. Change Your Filters We most likely sound like a broken record, but switching out your air filters is one of the easiest and most important 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 assists in extending the life of your HVAC system. We know there are other things you would like to be doing as the weather begins to warm up, but having one less thing to think 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 Faust Air Conditioning and Heating in Wharton is ready to help keep your home comfortable year-round. Give us a call at 979-532-2511 or, if it’s easier for you, book an appointment with us using our online scheduler.