How to Keep Your Tucker Home Comfortable This Winter Posted March 15, 2017 If you want to keep warm during the Tucker winter, your furnace will need some maintenance to make sure it’s working at its best. If you’ve already arranged your once a year tune-up with ACS Heating and Air Conditioning, you’re right on schedule. Don’t panic 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 ensure your furnace operating at its peak performance. Try these maintenance tricks to keep your furnace in good shape:To make sure your system is running u=in the right way, test your thermostat frequently. 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 regularly and clean or change them when recommended. We can’t emphasize this enough. It’s a an efficient way to increase the airflow through your furnace and maintain peak efficiency.Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of obstructions. This includes keeping any ventilation outside of your home clear.Look in to having your air ducts professionally cleaned if you see dust collecting around your cool air returns or noticeable debris in your ducts. To find out more about duct cleaning and the indications it’s time to hire someone, head to our blog on duct cleaning. It’s a priority for us that you stay comfortable this winter. If you want to learn more about furnace maintenance or would like to schedule a service with one of our technicians, call ACS Heating and Air Conditioning at [[phonenumber]] or arrange an appointment online.