How to Keep Your Ontario Home Comfortable This Winter Posted March 15, 2017 If you want to stay cozy during the Ontario winter, your furnace will need some maintenance to make sure it’s working at its best. If you’ve already booked your yearly tune-up with Stan's Heating, Inc , you’re right on schedule. Don’t panic if you haven’t, you’ve got time! Contact us at [[phonenumber]] to schedule your appointment. Between professional service appointments, there are plenty things you can do to ensure your furnace operating at its peak performance. Try these maintenance ideas to keep your furnace healthy:To make sure your system is working u=in the right way, test your thermostat on a routine basis. Turn it on and slowly increase the temperature setting until you hear your furnace turn on. If you don’t hear anything, consult our blog post on furnace repair for thermostat troubleshooting or contact us directly.Check your filters often and clean or change them when recommended. We can’t stress this enough. It’s a an efficient way to boost the airflow through your furnace and keep peak efficiency.Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of blockage. This includes keeping the ventilation outside of your home clear.Think about having your air ducts professionally cleaned if you see dust building up around your cool air returns or notable debris in your ducts. To learn more about duct cleaning and the signs it’s time to hire someone, go back to our blog on duct cleaning. It’s a priority for us that you stay comfortable this winter. If you want to hear more about furnace maintenance or would like to set up a service with one of our technicians, call Stan's Heating, Inc at [[phonenumber]] or schedule an appointment online.