Preparing Your Furnace for the Off-season03/31/2015 The end of winter is officially within reach with the weather warming up in Franklin Lakes you can feel spring just around the corner. Before you switch off your furnace and forget about it for another year, you’ll want to get it prepped for its annual hibernation. There are some things you can do now to prep your system so it’s ready to go next season. Flipping the Switch There was some time where it felt as though this day wouldn’t come, but the moment has finally arrived for you to flip the switch on your thermostat from heating to cooling. Before you set it and forget it, review your warranty. Most warranties require yearly service and maintenance in order to maintain the warranty. If you have any questions about your warranty, the team at Total Comfort will certainly help you. Service During the Off-Season Now is the perfect time to schedule your regular furnace service in Franklin Lakes. Any problems can be addressed and fixed before the moment comes to turn your system back on once more for the season. You’ll be able to flip your switch to “heating” this fall and rest easy knowing that things will be running as they should. Change Your Filters We most likely sound like a broken record, but replacing your air filters is one of the easiest and most important things you can do for your HVAC system as a homeowner. A clean filter keeps your system functioning at peak efficiency, enhances your indoor air quality and works to extend the life of your HVAC system. We know there are other things you would like to be doing as the weather starts warming up, but having one less thing to think about makes every season more fun. We know you don’t want to contemplate it getting cold again, but when it does, your furnace will be ready for it. Our team at Total Comfort in Franklin Lakes is ready to help keep your home comfortable every season. Give the team a call at 201-891-1333 or, if it’s easier for you, schedule an appointment with us using our online scheduler.