Comfort Maximized – From New Plants to Furnace Service12/11/2015 You’ve probably noticed the days are getting shorter and colder and it seems difficult to keep your home comfortable and warm. We’ve got some tips that can help beyond completing annual furnace service. These tips will enhance the comfort your furnace provides. Here are four tips for staying comfortable this winter in Chadron: Seal air leaks. A lot of warm air escapes your home through gaps around your windows and doors. This can be a costly problem when you look at your utility bill. Luckily, it’s not costly to fix it. Generally, new weatherstripping or caulking is all it takes. Change your furnace filter. •This is crucial to improving your furnace’s efficiency, and therefore saving money. The best part is that it’s incredibly easy to do yourself. Inspect your filter regularly and change it when the manufacturer recommends it. Get plants. Houseplants are great because they look attractive, and they can actually enhance your indoor air quality. A lot of common houseplants will absorb some of the airborne toxins that are released from common household cleaners, paints and other products. Furnace service. You should plan for regular furnace service every year. This will ensure your furnace is working properly, and if it’s not, discover problem areas before they escalate. Keeping your home comfortable this winter doesn’t have to be time-consuming task. Call MPC Heating & Cooling at 308-432-5301 to get more information about keeping your home comfortable or to schedule furnace service. You can also easily set up an appointment online.