How to Keep Your Brighton Home Comfortable This Winter Posted March 15, 2017 If you want to stay cozy during the Brighton winter, your furnace will requite some maintenance to have it working at its best. If you’ve already arranged your yearly tune-up with D & D Heating & AC, you’re right on schedule. Don’t worry if you haven’t, you’ve got time! Reach out to us at [[phonenumber]] to schedule your appointment. Between professional tune-ups, there are plenty things you can do to ensure your furnace running at its peak performance. Try these maintenance ideas to keep your furnace in good shape:To make sure your system is working u=in the right way, test your thermostat frequently. Turn it on and slowly increase the temperature setting until you hear your furnace turn on. If you don’t hear anything, consult our blog post on furnace repair for thermostat troubleshooting or schedule an appointment with us.Check your filters regularly and clean or change them when recommended. We can’t recommend this enough. It’s a a simple way to increase the airflow through your furnace and maintain peak efficiency.Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of interference. This includes keeping the ventilation outside of your home clear.Look in to having your air ducts professionally cleaned if you see dust building up around your cool air returns or noticeable debris in your ducts. To hear more about duct cleaning and the indications it’s time to hire someone, go back to our blog on duct cleaning. It’s important to us that you stay comfortable this winter. If you want to learn more about furnace maintenance or would like to set up a service with one of our professionals, call D & D Heating & AC at [[phonenumber]] or make an appointment online.