Preparing Your Furnace for the Off-season03/31/2015 The end of winter is officially on the horizon with the weather warming up in Aurora you can feel spring just around the corner. Before you switch off your furnace and disregard it for another year, you’ll want to get it prepped for its annual hibernation. There are some 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 felt as though this day wouldn’t come, but the moment has finally arrived for you to flip the switch on your thermostat from heating to cooling. Before you set it and forget it, look through your warranty. Most warranties require regular service and maintenance in order to preserve the warranty. If you have any questions about your warranty, the pros at Service Plus Mechanical will certainly help you. Service During the Off-Season Now is the ideal time to schedule your regular furnace service in Aurora. Any problems can be addressed and fixed before the moment comes to turn your system back on once again for the season. You’ll be able to flip your switch to “heating” this fall and rest easy knowing that things will be functioning as they should. Change Your Filters We probably sound like a broken record, but switching out your air filters is one of the easiest 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 rather be doing as the weather warms up, but having one less thing to stress 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 equipped for it. Our team at Service Plus Mechanical in Aurora is ready to help keep your home comfortable year-round. Give the team a call at 630-809-6319 or, if it’s easier for you, schedule an appointment with us using our online scheduler.