Comfort Maximized – From New Plants to Furnace Service12/11/2015 The days are starting to get shorter and colder and it is hard to keep your home comfortable and warm. We’ve got a collection of tips that can help in addition to completing annual furnace service. These tips will enhance the comfort your furnace provides. Here are four tips for staying comfy this winter in Bossier City: Seal air leaks. A lot of warm air escapes your home through cracks around your windows and doors. This can be an expensive problem when you look at your utility bill. The good news is it’s not costly to fix it. Usually, new weatherstripping or caulking will do the job. Change your furnace filter. •This is important to improving your furnace’s efficiency, and therefore helping you save money. What’s even better 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 a perfect addition to your home because they look nice, and they can actually enhance your indoor air quality. Certain common houseplants will absorb some of the airborne toxins that are released from ordinary household cleaners, paints and other products. Furnace service. You should arrange regular furnace service every year. This will ensure your furnace is working as it should, and if it’s not, identify problem areas before they escalate. Keeping your home comfortable every winter doesn’t have to be an overwhelming task. Call Brooks Heating and Air Conditioning at 800-COOLING to get more information about keeping your home comfortable or to schedule furnace service. You can also simply set up an appointment online.