5 Ways to Make Sure Your Furnace is Ready for Fall10/17/2016There are probably some things you do to get yourself ready for fall in Excelsior Springs, like hang up your sweaters and think through your Instagram-worthy pumpkin carving. There are a couple things you might forget about while preparing for fall – like your furnace. We’re about to say see you later to air conditioner weather and we’re headed into furnace season. Along with your routine furnace service from Colvin's Inc, we have three tips that may help keep you comfortable and get your furnace prepped for its busy season. Check and Replace Your Air Filter This is easy advice for every season in Excelsior Springs. Before you make that switch from “cool” to “heat,” go switch out your filter from dirty to clean. A filthy filter means your furnace has to work harder to keep you warm which can negatively affect your comfort and result in higher bills. Unblock Heating Vents and Registers As you’ve rearranged furniture or brought more into the house, make sure you haven’t blocked any of your heating vents. A blocked vent could raise your utility costs. Schedule Annual Furnace Service Fall is the perfect time in Excelsior Springs to get your furnace checked out by one of our professional technicians. We will do a comprehensive inspection of your unit and make sure it will be in good working order for the coming winter months in Excelsior Springs. Routine furnace service can help you get the most out of your furnace’s performance, and could also affect the life of your system. Not to mention that a pretty high percentage of the emergency calls in the winter are due to lack of maintenance. We want you to enjoy every bit of the season in comfort. If you have any questions for us about getting your home ready for fall or need to arrange your annual furnace service give the experts at Colvin's Inc a call at 816-630-2702 or make an appointment with us online.