Comfort Maximized – From New Plants to Furnace Service12/11/2015 The days are starting to get shorter and colder and it feels impossible to keep your home comfortable and warm. We’ve got some tips that can help in addition to completing annual furnace service. These tips will complement the comfort your furnace provides. Here are four tips for staying cozy this winter in Rocky Mount: Seal air leaks. A lot of warm air escapes your home through cracks around your windows and doors. This can be pricey problem when you look at your utility bill. The good news is it’s not costly to fix it. Usually, new weatherstripping or caulking will fix the problem. Change your furnace filter. •This is imperative to improving your furnace’s efficiency, and therefore saving money. What’s more is that it’s really easy to do yourself. Inspect your filter regularly and change it when the manufacturer recommends it. Get plants. Houseplants are a perfect addition to your home because they look nice, and they can actually enhance your indoor air quality. Certain common houseplants will absorb some of the airborne toxins that are released from ordinary household cleaners, paints and other products. Furnace service. You should arrange regular furnace service every year. This will ensure your furnace is working as it should, and if it’s not, find problem areas before they escalate. Keeping your home comfortable every winter doesn’t have to be a huge task. Call Davis Heating & Air Conditioning at 540-483-5605 to learn more about keeping your home comfortable or to schedule furnace service. You can also conveniently set up an appointment online.