How to Keep Your Midlothian Home Comfortable This Winter Posted March 15, 2017 If you want to stay cozy during the Midlothian winter, your furnace will requite some maintenance to have it working at its best. If you’ve already booked your annual tune-up with Daniel's Heating & Refrigeration Corp., you’re right on schedule. Don’t panic if you haven’t, you still can! Contact us at [[phonenumber]] to make your appointment. Between professional tune-ups, there are quite a few things you can do to ensure your furnace operating at its peak performance. Try these maintenance ideas to keep your furnace on track:To make sure your system is operating u=in the right way, test your thermostat regularly. Turn it on and gradually increase the temperature setting until you hear your furnace kick on. If you don’t hear anything, read our blog post on furnace repair for thermostat troubleshooting or give us a call.Check your filters frequently 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 keep peak efficiency.Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of obstructions. This includes keeping all ventilation outside of your home clear.Consider having your air ducts professionally cleaned if you see dust building up around your cool air returns or noticeable debris in your ducts. To hear more about duct cleaning and the signs 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 learn more about furnace maintenance or would like to set up a service with one of our technicians, call Daniel's Heating & Refrigeration Corp. at [[phonenumber]] or make an appointment online.