Comfort Maximized – From New Plants to Furnace Service12/11/2015 Days are shorter and colder and it is hard to keep your home comfortable and warm. We’ve got a few tips that can help beyond completing annual furnace service. These tips will complement the comfort your furnace provides. Here are four tips for staying cozy this winter in Phoenix: Seal air leaks. A great deal of warm air escapes your home through small cracks around your windows and doors. This can be a costly problem when it comes to your utility bill. The good news is it’s not costly to fix it. Generally, new weatherstripping or caulking will fix the problem. Change your furnace filter. •This is imperative to improving your furnace’s efficiency, and therefore helping you save money. What’s even better is that it’s really easy to do yourself. Check your filter regularly and change it when the manufacturer recommends it. Get plants. Houseplants are good to have because they look nice, and they can actually improve your indoor air quality. Certain common houseplants will absorb some of the airborne toxins that are released from ordinary household cleaners, paints and other products. Furnace service. You should plan for regular furnace service every year. This will ensure your furnace is working correctly, and if it’s not, discover problem areas before they get worse. Keeping your home comfortable during the winter doesn’t have to be an overwhelming task. Call Dial One Mears Air Conditioning & Heating Inc at 602-997-5701 to learn more about keeping your home comfortable or to schedule furnace service. You can also simply set up an appointment online.