Preparing Your Furnace for the Off-season03/31/2015 The end of winter is officially within reach with the weather warming up in Lexington you can feel spring just around the corner. Before you shut off your furnace and stop thinking about it until the following year, you’ll want to get it ready for its annual hibernation. There are a few things you can do now to ready your system so it’s ready to go next season. Flipping the Switch There was awhile where it seemed like 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, review your warranty. Most warranties require regular service and maintenance in order to uphold the warranty. If you have any questions about your warranty, the experts at James Heating & A/C, Inc will gladly help you. Service During the Off-Season Now is the perfect time to schedule your annual furnace service in Lexington. Any problems can be addressed and corrected before the moment comes to turn your system back on 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 most likely sound like a broken record, but changing your air filters is one of the most simple and most essential things you can do for your HVAC system as a homeowner. A clean filter keeps your system running at peak efficiency, mproves 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 begins to warm up, but having one less thing to think about makes every season more enjoyable. We know you don’t want to imagine it getting cold again, but when it does, your furnace will be prepared for it. Our team at James Heating & A/C, Inc in Lexington is ready to help keep your home comfortable every season. Give the team a call at 336-853-6070 or, if it’s easier for you, set up an appointment with us using our online scheduler.