Comfort Maximized – From New Plants to Furnace Service12/11/2015 Days are shorter and colder and it is hard to keep your home comfortable and toasty. We’ve got a few tips that can help in addition to completing annual furnace service. These tips will complement the comfort your furnace provides. Here are four tips for staying cozy this winter in Florissant: Seal air leaks. A great deal of warm air escapes your home through gaps around your windows and doors. This can be a costly problem when it comes to your utility bill. Fortunately, it’s not costly to fix it. Usually, new weatherstripping or caulking will do the job. Change your furnace filter. •This is imperative to improving your furnace’s efficiency, and therefore saving money. The best part is that it’s really easy to do yourself. Look at your filter regularly and change it when the manufacturer recommends it. Get plants. Houseplants are great because they look pretty, 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 yearly. This will ensure your furnace is working as it should, and if it’s not, discover problem areas before they worsen. Keeping your home comfortable every winter doesn’t have to be a huge task. Call B & B Heating & Cooling at 314-838-9800 to learn more about keeping your home comfortable or to schedule furnace service. You can also easily set up an appointment online.