How to Keep Your Williamsport Home Comfortable This Winter Posted March 15, 2017 If you want to stay cozy during the Williamsport winter, your furnace will demand some maintenance to keep it working at its best. If you’ve already arranged your annual tune-up with Lycoming Heating Company, you’re right on schedule. Don’t panic if you haven’t, you still can! Reach out to us at [[phonenumber]] to book your appointment. Between professional service appointments, there are quite a few things you can do to keep your furnace working at its peak performance. Try these maintenance tricks to keep your furnace on track:To make sure your system is running u=in the right way, test your thermostat regularly. Turn it on and gradually increase the temperature setting until you hear your furnace start. If you don’t hear anything, consult our blog post on furnace repair for thermostat troubleshooting or give us a call.Check your filters regularly and clean or change them when recommended. We can’t recommend this enough. It’s a an efficient 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 the ventilation outside of your home clear.Consider having your air ducts professionally cleaned if you see dust collecting around your cool air returns or noticeable debris in your ducts. To find out more about duct cleaning and the signals it’s time to hire someone, refer to our blog on duct cleaning. It’s our goal to make sure that you stay comfortable this winter. If you want to hear more about furnace maintenance or would like to book a service with one of our professionals, call Lycoming Heating Company at [[phonenumber]] or schedule an appointment online.