How to Keep Your Manassas Home Comfortable This Winter Posted March 15, 2017 If you want to stay cozy during the Manassas winter, your furnace will requite some maintenance to make sure it’s working at its best. If you’ve already booked your yearly tune-up with Air-Right Energy Design, Inc., you’re right on schedule. Don’t worry if you haven’t, there’s still time! Reach out to us at [[phonenumber]] to make your appointment. Between professional service appointments, there are many things you can do to make sure your furnace operating at its peak performance. Try these maintenance ideas to keep your furnace on track:To make sure your system is operating u=in the right way, test your thermostat regularly. Turn it on and gradually increase the temperature setting until you hear your furnace kick on. If you don’t hear anything, check out 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 recommend this enough. It’s a an efficient way to boost the airflow through your furnace and keep peak efficiency.Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of obstructions. This includes keeping any ventilation outside of your home clear.Think about 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 signals it’s time to hire someone, go back to our blog on duct cleaning. It’s a priority for us that you stay comfortable this winter. If you want to know more about furnace maintenance or would like to set up a service with one of our technicians, call Air-Right Energy Design, Inc. at [[phonenumber]] or schedule an appointment online.