Comfort Maximized – From New Plants to Furnace Service12/11/2015 The days are starting to get shorter and colder and it feels impossible to keep your home comfortable and toasty. We’ve got a collection of 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 Columbia: Seal air leaks. So much warm air escapes your home through cracks around your windows and doors. This can be a costly problem when it’s time to pay your utility bill. The good news is it’s not costly to fix it. Most times, new weatherstripping or caulking will fix the problem. Change your furnace filter. •This is important to improving your furnace’s efficiency, and therefore helping you save money. What’s even better 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 great because they look pretty, and they can actually improve your indoor air quality. Certain common houseplants will absorb some of the airborne toxins that are released from common household cleaners, paints and other products. Furnace service. You should arrange regular furnace service every year. This will ensure your furnace is working correctly, and if it’s not, find problem areas before they worsen. Keeping your home comfortable every winter doesn’t have to be a huge task. Call Alltemp Comfort Services LLC at 803-318-6995 to find out more about keeping your home comfortable or to schedule furnace service. You can also conveniently set up an appointment online.