Comfort Maximized – From New Plants to Furnace Service12/11/2015 Days are shorter and colder and it feels impossible to keep your home comfortable and toasty. We’ve got a few tips that can help in addition to completing annual furnace service. These tips will complement the comfort your furnace provides. Here are four tips for staying comfy this winter in Plainfield: Seal air leaks. A lot of warm air escapes your home through small cracks around your windows and doors. This can be an expensive problem when it comes to your utility bill. Luckily, it’s not costly to fix it. Most times, new weatherstripping or caulking will do the job. Change your furnace filter. •This is imperative to improving your furnace’s efficiency, and therefore saving you some money. What’s more is that it’s super easy to do yourself. Look at 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. A lot of 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 annually. This will ensure your furnace is working as it should, and if it’s not, find problem areas before they escalate. Keeping your home comfortable during the winter doesn’t have to be a huge task. Call PWA Heating & Cooling Inc at 815-768-6656 to find out more about keeping your home comfortable or to schedule furnace service. You can also easily set up an appointment online.