Preparing Your Furnace for the Off-season03/31/2015 The end of winter is officially on the horizon with the weather warming up in Macon you can feel spring just around the corner. Before you switch off your furnace and stop thinking about it for another year, you’ll want to get it ready for its annual hibernation. There are some things you can do now to prime your system so it’s ready to go next season. Flipping the Switch There was some time where it seemed like this day wouldn’t come, but the moment has finally arrived for you to flip the switch on your thermostat from heating to cooling. Before you set it and forget it, check out your warranty. Some warranties require regular service and maintenance in order to maintain the warranty. If you have any questions about your warranty, the experts at Air Temperature Control will gladly help you. Service During the Off-Season Now is the ideal time to schedule your regular furnace service in Macon. Any problems can be addressed and corrected before the time comes to turn your system back on again for the season. You’ll be able to flip your switch to “heating” this fall and rest easy knowing that things will be running as they should. Change Your Filters We probably sound like a broken record, but changing your air filters is one of the easiest and most crucial things you can do for your HVAC system as a homeowner. A clean filter keeps your system functioning at peak efficiency, enhances your indoor air quality and works to extend the life of your HVAC system. We know there are other things you are thinking of doing as the weather warms up, but having one less thing to think about makes every season more enjoyable. We know you don’t want to imagine it getting cold again, but when it does, your furnace will be equipped for it. Our team at Air Temperature Control in Macon is ready to help keep your home comfortable all year. Give us a call at 478-784-1109 or, if it’s easier for you, set up an appointment with us using our online scheduler.