Comfort Maximized – From New Plants to Furnace Service12/11/2015 You’ve probably noticed the days are getting shorter and colder and it feels impossible to keep your home comfortable and warm. We’ve got a few tips that can help beyond completing annual furnace service. These tips will boost the comfort your furnace provides. Here are four tips for staying cozy this winter in the Main Line: Seal air leaks. So much warm air escapes your home through cracks around your windows and doors. This can be pricey problem when it comes to your utility bill. The good news is it’s not costly to fix it. Usually, new weatherstripping or caulking is all it takes. Change your furnace filter. •This is crucial to improving your furnace’s efficiency, and therefore saving you some money. What’s even better is that it’s incredibly easy to do yourself. Check your filter regularly and change it when the manufacturer recommends it. Get plants. Houseplants are a perfect addition to your home 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 arrange regular furnace service yearly. This will ensure your furnace is working correctly, and if it’s not, discover problem areas before they worsen. Keeping your home comfortable every winter doesn’t have to be time-consuming task. Call O'Brien Heating & Air Conditioning at 610-257-7035 to find out more about keeping your home comfortable or to schedule furnace service. You can also easily set up an appointment online.