How to Keep Your Bossier City Home Comfortable This Winter Posted March 15, 2017 If you want to keep warm during the Bossier City winter, your furnace will need some maintenance to make sure it’s running at its best. If you’ve already booked your yearly tune-up with Brooks Heating and Air Conditioning, you’re right on schedule. Don’t panic if you haven’t, you still can! Give us a call at [[phonenumber]] to schedule your appointment. Between professional tune-ups, there are quite a few things you can do to keep your furnace operating at its peak performance. Try these maintenance ideas to keep your furnace in good shape:To make sure your system is working u=in the right way, test your thermostat on a routine basis. Turn it on and bit by bit increase the temperature setting until you hear your furnace turn on. 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 regularly and clean or change them when recommended. We can’t stress this enough. It’s a a simple way to improve the airflow through your furnace and preserve peak efficiency.Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of obstructions. This includes keeping any ventilation outside of your home clear.Consider having your air ducts professionally cleaned if you observe dust building up around your cool air returns or noticeable debris in your ducts. To hear more about duct cleaning and the signals it’s time to hire someone, go back to our blog on duct cleaning. It’s important to us that you stay comfortable this winter. If you want to know more about furnace maintenance or would like to set up a service with one of our professionals, call Brooks Heating and Air Conditioning at [[phonenumber]] or schedule an appointment online.