Comfort Maximized – From New Plants to Furnace Service12/11/2015 You’ve probably noticed the days are getting shorter and colder and it seems difficult to keep your home comfortable and toasty. We’ve got a collection of tips that can help in addition to completing annual furnace service. These tips will boost the comfort your furnace provides. Here are four tips for staying comfy this winter in Ballwin: Seal air leaks. A great deal of warm air escapes your home through gaps around your windows and doors. This can be an expensive problem when it comes to your utility bill. Fortunately, it’s not costly to fix it. Usually, new weatherstripping or caulking will do the job. Change your furnace filter. •This is important to improving your furnace’s efficiency, and therefore helping you save money. The best part is that it’s super 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 attractive, and they can actually boost your indoor air quality. A lot of 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 yearly. This will ensure your furnace is working properly, and if it’s not, discover problem areas before they get worse. Keeping your home comfortable every winter doesn’t have to be a huge task. Call Holiday Heating & Air Conditioning at 636-391-7377 to learn more about keeping your home comfortable or to schedule furnace service. You can also easily set up an appointment online.