How to Keep Your Carson City Home Comfortable This Winter Posted March 15, 2017 If you want to stay cozy during the Carson City winter, your furnace will demand some maintenance to have it running at its best. If you’ve already arranged your annual tune-up with Anderson Heating & A/C, you’re right on schedule. Don’t worry if you haven’t, there’s still time! Give us a call at [[phonenumber]] to make your appointment. Between professional maintenance, there are many things you can do to keep your furnace running at its peak performance. Try these maintenance ideas to keep your furnace healthy:To make sure your system is working correctly, test your thermostat on a routine basis. Turn it on and gradually increase the temperature setting until you hear your furnace start. If you don’t hear anything, read our blog post on furnace repair for thermostat troubleshooting or schedule an appointment with us.Check your filters frequently and clean or change them when recommended. We can’t recommend this enough. It’s a an efficient way to improve the airflow through your furnace and keep peak efficiency.Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of blockage. This includes keeping any ventilation outside of your home clear.Look in to having your air ducts professionally cleaned if you see dust accumulating around your cool air returns or notable debris in your ducts. To learn more about duct cleaning and the indications it’s time to hire someone, refer to our blog on duct cleaning. It’s a priority for us that you stay comfortable this winter. If you want to know more about furnace maintenance or would like to book a service with one of our professionals, call Anderson Heating & A/C at [[phonenumber]] or arrange an appointment online.