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 collection of tips that can help aside from completing annual furnace service. These tips will complement the comfort your furnace provides. Here are four tips for staying comfortable this winter in Bishop: Seal air leaks. A lot of warm air escapes your home through gaps 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 crucial to improving your furnace’s efficiency, and therefore saving money. What’s more is that it’s incredibly easy to do yourself. Check your filter regularly and change it when the manufacturer recommends it. Get plants. Houseplants are good to have because they look attractive, 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 common household cleaners, paints and other products. Furnace service. You should schedule regular furnace service every year. This will ensure your furnace is working properly, and if it’s not, find problem areas before they worsen. Keeping your home comfortable every winter doesn’t have to be a huge task. Call Bishop Heating & Air Conditioning at 760-784-9034 to learn more about keeping your home comfortable or to schedule furnace service. You can also easily set up an appointment online.