How to Keep Your Manassas Park Home Comfortable This Winter03/15/2017Maintaining your furnace is essential to keeping it running well and keeping you and your family warm during the Manassas Park colder months. If you already called Woody's Sudden Service Inc for your annual check-up, you’re absolutely ahead of things. If you haven’t, it’s not too late. Chat with us at 703-369-5528 to get one set-up. There are plenty of simple things you can do in between professional maintenance to increase the efficiency of your furnace and keep it operating in tip top shape. Try these furnace maintenance tips: Yes, we’ve said it before, but we can’t highlight this enough: check your filters frequently and clean or replace them when recommended. This is such a easy way to improve the airflow through your furnace and uphold top efficiency. Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of barriers. This comprises of keeping any ventilation out of your home clear. Test your thermostat often to ensure it’s operating correctly. Merely turn it on and slowly lift the temperature setting until you catch your furnace turn on. If it doesn’t turn on, check back to our blog post on furnace repair for additional thermostat tips, or give us a call. If you observe dust gathering around your cool air returns or a great deal of debris within your ducts, contemplate having your ducts expertly cleaned. To find out more about duct cleaning and how to decide if it’s time to hire someone, look at our blog on duct cleaning. Keeping you and your family warm and comfortable matters to us. For more plans on DIY furnace maintenance or to arrange a tune-up with one of our pros, call Woody's Sudden Service Inc at 703-369-5528 or plan an appointment online. We’re happy to help!