How to Keep Your Manassas Home Comfortable This Winter Posted March 15, 2017 If you want to keep warm 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 schedule your appointment. Between professional service appointments, there are many things you can do to keep 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 frequently. Turn it on and gradually increase the temperature setting until you hear your furnace kick on. If you don’t hear anything, read our blog post on furnace repair for thermostat troubleshooting or give us a call.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 blockage. This includes keeping all ventilation outside of your home clear.Consider having your air ducts professionally cleaned if you notice dust collecting around your cool air returns or noticeable debris in your ducts. To learn more about duct cleaning and the signs 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 experts, call Air-Right Energy Design, Inc. at [[phonenumber]] or schedule an appointment online.