Preparing Your Furnace for the Off-season

March 31, 2015

The end of winter is officially on the horizon with the weather warming up in Williamsport you can feel spring just around the corner. Before you switch 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 as though 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, check out your warranty. A number of warranties require yearly service and maintenance in order to preserve the warranty. If you have any questions about your warranty, the pros at George Home Services will certainly help you.

Service During the Off-Season

Now is the perfect time to schedule your annual furnace service in Williamsport. Any problems 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 may sound like a broken record, but replacing your air filters is one of the painless and most important things you can do for your HVAC system as a homeowner. A clean filter keeps your system functioning at peak efficiency, enhances your indoor air quality and helps extend the life of your HVAC system.

We know there are other things you would like to be 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 contemplate it getting cold again, but when it does, your furnace will be equipped for it. Our team at George Home Services in Williamsport is ready to help keep your home comfortable year-round. Give the team a call at 570-244-2510.