Comfort Maximized – From New Plants to Furnace Service12/11/2015 You’ve probably noticed the days are getting shorter and colder and it feels impossible to keep your home comfortable and cozy. We’ve got a collection of tips that can help beyond completing annual furnace service. These tips will boost the comfort your furnace provides. Here are four tips for staying comfortable this winter in Midlothian: Seal air leaks. A great deal of warm air escapes your home through cracks around your windows and doors. This can be a costly problem when you look at your utility bill. The good news is it’s not costly to fix it. Generally, new weatherstripping or caulking is all it takes. Change your furnace filter. •This is important to improving your furnace’s efficiency, and therefore helping you save money. The best part is that it’s super easy to do yourself. Look at your filter regularly and change it when the manufacturer recommends it. Get plants. Houseplants are great because they look pretty, and they can actually enhance 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 plan for regular furnace service every year. This will ensure your furnace is working properly, and if it’s not, identify problem areas before they worsen. Keeping your home comfortable during the winter doesn’t have to be time-consuming task. Call Daniel's Heating & Refrigeration Corp. at 804-372-0313 to get more information about keeping your home comfortable or to schedule furnace service. You can also easily set up an appointment online.