How to Keep Your Westminster Home Comfortable This Winter Posted March 15, 2017 If you want to be comfortable during the Westminster winter, your furnace will requite some maintenance to keep it operating at its best. If you’ve already booked your annual tune-up with True Heating & Cooling, you’re right on schedule. Don’t worry if you haven’t, you still can! Reach out to us at [[phonenumber]] to schedule your appointment. Between professional tune-ups, there are many things you can do to keep your furnace running at its peak performance. Try these maintenance tips to keep your furnace on track:To make sure your system is running correctly, test your thermostat regularly. Turn it on and gradually 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 contact us directly.Check your filters regularly and clean or change them when recommended. We can’t recommend this enough. It’s a an easy way to boost the airflow through your furnace and maintain peak efficiency.Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of blockage. This includes keeping any ventilation outside of your home clear.Look in to having your air ducts professionally cleaned if you observe dust collecting around your cool air returns or noticeable debris in your ducts. To learn more about duct cleaning and the signals it’s time to hire someone, refer to our blog on duct cleaning. It’s a priority for us that you stay comfortable this winter. If you want to know more about furnace maintenance or would like to set up a service with one of our technicians, call True Heating & Cooling at [[phonenumber]] or arrange an appointment online.