Preparing Your Furnace for the Off-season03/31/2015 The end of winter is officially on the horizon with the weather warming up in Ontario you can feel spring just around the corner. Before you shut off your furnace and forget about it until next year, you’ll want to get it prepped for its annual hibernation. There are some things you can do now to ready 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 day 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. A number of warranties require yearly service and maintenance in order to maintain the warranty. If you have any questions about your warranty, the experts at Stan's Heating, Inc will gladly help you. Service During the Off-Season Now is the best time to schedule your regular furnace service in Ontario. Any troubles can be addressed and corrected before the time 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 functioning as they should. Change Your Filters We probably sound like a broken record, but replacing your air filters is one of the painless and most crucial things you can do for your HVAC system as a homeowner. A clean filter keeps your system operating at peak efficiency, enhances your indoor air quality and assists in extending the life of your HVAC system. We know there are other things you are thinking of doing as the weather begins to warm up, but having one less thing to stress about makes every season more pleasant. We know you don’t want to imagine it getting cold again, but when it does, your furnace will be prepared for it. Our team at Stan's Heating, Inc in Ontario is ready to help keep your home comfortable all year. Give the team a call at 541-889-3987 or, if it’s easier for you, schedule an appointment with us using our online scheduler.