Preparing Your Furnace for the Off-season03/31/2015 The end of winter is officially within reach with the weather warming up in Midlothian you can feel spring just around the corner. Before you switch off your furnace and disregard it until the following year, you’ll want to get it prepped for its annual hibernation. There are a few things you can do now to prime your system so it’s ready to go next season. Flipping the Switch There was a period where it felt like this day wouldn’t come, but the time has finally arrived for you to flip the switch on your thermostat from heating to cooling. Before you set it and forget it, look through your warranty. Most warranties require yearly service and maintenance in order to preserve the warranty. If you have any questions about your warranty, the team at Daniel's Heating & Refrigeration Corp. will happily help you. Service During the Off-Season Now is the best time to schedule your regular furnace service in Midlothian. Any troubles can be addressed and solved before the day comes to turn your system back on once again 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 switching out 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, mproves your indoor air quality and assists in extending the life of your HVAC system. We know there are other things you would like to be doing as the weather begins to warm up, but having one less thing to worry about makes every season more fun. We know you don’t want to think about it getting cold again, but when it does, your furnace will be prepared for it. Our team at Daniel's Heating & Refrigeration Corp. in Midlothian is ready to help keep your home comfortable all year. Give us a call at 804-372-0313 or, if it’s easier for you, book an appointment with us using our online scheduler.