How to Keep Your Corpus Christi Home Comfortable This Winter03/15/2017Maintaining your furnace is vital to keeping it functioning well and keeping you and your family cozy during the Corpus Christi winter. If you already called McNatt Inc for your annual tune-up, you’re certainly on top of things. If you haven’t, it’s not too late. Give us a call at 361-888-4808 to get one scheduled. There are lots of simple things you can do in between pro servicing to improve the efficiency of your furnace and keep it running in peak shape. Try these furnace maintenance tips: Yes, we’ve said it before, but we can’t stress this enough: check your filters often and clean or replace them when advised. This is such a straightforward way to improve the airflow through your furnace and maintain top efficiency. Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of obstructions. This comprises of keeping any ventilation outside of your home clear. Test your thermostat often to guarantee it’s functioning correctly. Merely turn it on and slowly raise the temperature setting until you hear your furnace turn on. If it doesn’t turn on, refer to our blog post on furnace repair for more thermostat tips, or give us a call. If you observe dust gathering around your cool air returns or a great deal of debris within your ducts, consider having your ducts efficiently cleaned. To hear more about duct cleaning and how to determine if it’s time to hire someone, look at our blog on duct cleaning. Keeping you and your family warm and comfortable matters to us. For more ideas on DIY furnace maintenance or to schedule a tune-up with one of our professionals, call McNatt Inc at 361-888-4808 or plan an appointment online. We’re happy to help!