Comfort Maximized – From New Plants to Furnace Service12/11/2015 You’ve probably noticed the days are getting shorter and colder and it feels impossible to keep your home comfortable and warm. We’ve got a few tips that can help beyond completing annual furnace service. These tips will enhance the comfort your furnace provides. Here are four tips for staying cozy this winter in Franklin Lakes: Seal air leaks. So much warm air escapes your home through small cracks around your windows and doors. This can be pricey problem when it’s time to pay your utility bill. The good news is it’s not costly to fix it. Generally, new weatherstripping or caulking will do the job. Change your furnace filter. •This is important to improving your furnace’s efficiency, and therefore saving money. What’s even better is that it’s super easy to do yourself. Check your filter regularly and change it when the manufacturer recommends it. Get plants. Houseplants are a perfect addition to your home because they look attractive, and they can actually boost your indoor air quality. Many common houseplants will absorb some of the airborne toxins that are released from common household cleaners, paints and other products. Furnace service. You should arrange regular furnace service every year. This will ensure your furnace is working properly, and if it’s not, discover problem areas before they worsen. Keeping your home comfortable every winter doesn’t have to be a huge task. Call Total Comfort at 201-891-1333 to get more information about keeping your home comfortable or to schedule furnace service. You can also conveniently set up an appointment online.