Preparing Your Furnace for the Off-season03/31/2015 The end of winter is officially in sight with the weather warming up in Bountiful you can feel spring just around the corner. Before you shut off your furnace and stop thinking about it for another year, you’ll want to get it ready for its annual hibernation. There are a few things you can do now to prep your system so it’s ready to go next season. Flipping the Switch There was awhile where it seemed like this day wouldn’t come, but the time has finally arrived for you to flip the switch on your thermostat from heating to cooling. Before you set it and forget it, review 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 Craig's Heating & Cooling will certainly help you. Service During the Off-Season Now is the perfect time to schedule your regular furnace service in Bountiful. Any concerns can be addressed and corrected before the day comes to turn your system back on once more for the season. You’ll be able to flip your switch to “heating” this fall and rest easy knowing that things will be operating as they should. Change Your Filters We most likely sound like a broken record, but changing your air filters is one of the painless and most essential things you can do for your HVAC system as a homeowner. A clean filter keeps your system running at peak efficiency, enhances your indoor air quality and helps extend 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 worry 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 ready for it. Our team at Craig's Heating & Cooling in Bountiful is ready to help keep your home comfortable all year. Give the experts a call at 801-295-3357 or, if it’s easier for you, set up an appointment with us using our online scheduler.