How to Keep Your Marshalltown Home Comfortable This Winter Posted March 15, 2017 If you want to stay cozy during the Marshalltown winter, your furnace will requite some maintenance to have it working at its best. If you’ve already arranged your yearly tune-up with B & G HVAC, you’re right on schedule. Don’t panic if you haven’t, there’s still time! Contact us at [[phonenumber]] to make your appointment. Between professional maintenance, there are many things you can do to make sure your furnace working at its peak performance. Try these maintenance tips to keep your furnace healthy:To make sure your system is working u=in the right way, test your thermostat on a routine basis. Turn it on and bit by bit increase the temperature setting until you hear your furnace turn on. If you don’t hear anything, consult our blog post on furnace repair for thermostat troubleshooting or contact us directly.Check your filters often and clean or change them when recommended. We can’t stress this enough. It’s a an efficient way to improve the airflow through your furnace and maintain peak efficiency.Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of interference. This includes keeping the ventilation outside of your home clear.Look in to having your air ducts professionally cleaned if you notice dust building up around your cool air returns or unmistakable debris in your ducts. To find out more about duct cleaning and the signs it’s time to hire someone, go back to our blog on duct cleaning. It’s important to us that you stay comfortable this winter. If you want to know more about furnace maintenance or would like to book a service with one of our experts, call B & G HVAC at [[phonenumber]] or arrange an appointment online.