How to Keep Your Macon Home Comfortable This Winter Posted March 15, 2017 If you want to keep warm during the Macon winter, your furnace will need some maintenance to have it operating at its best. If you’ve already organized your once a year tune-up with Air Temperature Control, you’re right on schedule. Don’t worry if you haven’t, there’s still time! Reach out to us at [[phonenumber]] to schedule your appointment. Between professional service appointments, there are plenty things you can do to make sure your furnace operating at its peak performance. Try these maintenance tips to keep your furnace healthy:To make sure your system is working properly, test your thermostat frequently. Turn it on and slowly increase the temperature setting until you hear your furnace start. If you don’t hear anything, read our blog post on furnace repair for thermostat troubleshooting or contact us directly.Check your filters frequently and clean or change them when recommended. We can’t stress this enough. It’s a an easy 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 any ventilation outside of your home clear.Think about having your air ducts professionally cleaned if you observe dust building up around your cool air returns or noticeable debris in your ducts. To find out more about duct cleaning and the signs it’s time to hire someone, refer to our blog on duct cleaning. It’s important to us that you stay comfortable this winter. If you want to learn more about furnace maintenance or would like to book a service with one of our technicians, call Air Temperature Control at [[phonenumber]] or schedule an appointment online.