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 some tips that can help beyond completing annual furnace service. These tips will enhance the comfort your furnace provides. Here are four tips for staying comfy this winter in Ontario: Seal air leaks. A great deal 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. Fortunately, it’s not costly to fix it. Generally, new weatherstripping or caulking will do the job. Change your furnace filter. •This is crucial to improving your furnace’s efficiency, and therefore saving you some 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 good to have 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 everyday household cleaners, paints and other products. Furnace service. You should arrange regular furnace service annually. This will ensure your furnace is working correctly, and if it’s not, find problem areas before they get worse. Keeping your home comfortable every winter doesn’t have to be time-consuming task. Call Stan's Heating, Inc at 541-889-3987 to learn more about keeping your home comfortable or to schedule furnace service. You can also easily set up an appointment online.