Comfort Maximized – From New Plants to Furnace Service12/11/2015 The days are starting to get shorter and colder and it feels impossible to keep your home comfortable and warm. 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 comfortable this winter in Pacheco: Seal air leaks. A great deal of warm air escapes your home through cracks around your windows and doors. This can be pricey problem when it’s time to pay your utility bill. The good news is it’s not costly to fix it. Most times, new weatherstripping or caulking will fix the problem. Change your furnace filter. •This is imperative to improving your furnace’s efficiency, and therefore helping you save money. The best part is that it’s really easy to do yourself. Check your filter regularly and change it when the manufacturer recommends it. Get plants. Houseplants are a perfect addition to your home because they look pretty, and they can actually boost your indoor air quality. A lot of common houseplants will absorb some of the airborne toxins that are released from everyday household cleaners, paints and other products. Furnace service. You should schedule regular furnace service annually. This will ensure your furnace is working as it should, and if it’s not, discover problem areas before they get worse. Keeping your home comfortable this winter doesn’t have to be a huge task. Call Clean Air HVAC at 925-689-7017 to learn more about keeping your home comfortable or to schedule furnace service. You can also conveniently set up an appointment online.