How to Keep Your Phoenix Home Comfortable This Winter Posted March 15, 2017 If you want to stay cozy during the Phoenix winter, your furnace will demand some maintenance to keep it working at its best. If you’ve already arranged your annual tune-up with Dial One Mears Air Conditioning & Heating Inc, you’re right on schedule. Don’t worry if you haven’t, you still can! Contact us at [[phonenumber]] to book your appointment. Between professional maintenance, there are quite a few things you can do to keep your furnace running at its peak performance. Try these maintenance tips to keep your furnace healthy:To make sure your system is working properly, test your thermostat on a routine basis. Turn it on and bit by bit increase the temperature setting until you hear your furnace kick on. If you don’t hear anything, read our blog post on furnace repair for thermostat troubleshooting or contact us directly.Check your filters often and clean or change them when recommended. We can’t recommend this enough. It’s a a simple way to boost the airflow through your furnace and preserve 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 notice dust collecting around your cool air returns or noticeable debris in your ducts. To hear more about duct cleaning and the signs it’s time to hire someone, head to our blog on duct cleaning. It’s our goal to make sure 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 experts, call Dial One Mears Air Conditioning & Heating Inc at [[phonenumber]] or schedule an appointment online.