Preparing Your Furnace for the Off-season03/31/2015 The end of winter is officially in sight with the weather warming up in Bishop you can feel spring just around the corner. Before you switch off your furnace and stop thinking about it until the following year, you’ll want to get it primed for its annual hibernation. There are a number of things you can do now to prime your system so it’s ready to go next season. Flipping the Switch There was awhile where it seemed like this day wouldn’t come, but the day 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 Bishop Heating & Air Conditioning will certainly help you. Service During the Off-Season Now is the ideal time to schedule your yearly furnace service in Bishop. Any problems can be addressed and corrected before the moment comes to turn your system back on once more for the season. You’ll be able to flip your switch to “heating” this fall and rest easy knowing that things will be operating as they should. Change Your Filters We most likely sound like a broken record, but changing your air filters is one of the easiest and most important 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 begins to warm up, but having one less thing to stress about makes every season more enjoyable. We know you don’t want to contemplate it getting cold again, but when it does, your furnace will be ready for it. Our team at Bishop Heating & Air Conditioning in Bishop is ready to help keep your home comfortable all year. Give the team a call at 760-784-9034 or, if it’s easier for you, set up an appointment with us using our online scheduler.