Comfort Maximized – From New Plants to Furnace Service12/11/2015 You’ve probably noticed the days are getting shorter and colder and it is hard to keep your home comfortable and cozy. We’ve got a collection of 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 Middletown: Seal air leaks. A great deal of warm air escapes your home through small cracks around your windows and doors. This can be pricey problem when it’s time to pay your utility bill. The good news is it’s not costly to fix it. Usually, new weatherstripping or caulking will fix the problem. Change your furnace filter. •This is important to improving your furnace’s efficiency, and therefore saving you some 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 boost your indoor air quality. Certain 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 every year. This will ensure your furnace is working as it should, and if it’s not, find problem areas before they worsen. Keeping your home comfortable during the winter doesn’t have to be a huge task. Call Schagrin Gas Company at 302-658-2000 to learn more about keeping your home comfortable or to schedule furnace service. You can also simply set up an appointment online.