How to Keep Your Odessa Home Comfortable This Winter Posted March 15, 2017 If you want to stay cozy during the Odessa winter, your furnace will need some maintenance to make sure it’s working at its best. If you’ve already organized your annual tune-up with Redhawk Heating & Air Conditioning, you’re right on schedule. Don’t fret if you haven’t, you’ve got time! Give us a call at [[phonenumber]] to book your appointment. Between professional maintenance, there are quite a few things you can do to make sure your furnace working at its peak performance. Try these maintenance ideas to keep your furnace on track:To make sure your system is running u=in the right way, test your thermostat frequently. Turn it on and slowly increase the temperature setting until you hear your furnace kick on. If you don’t hear anything, consult our blog post on furnace repair for thermostat troubleshooting or contact us directly.Check your filters often and clean or change them when recommended. We can’t recommend this enough. It’s a an efficient way to increase the airflow through your furnace and maintain peak efficiency.Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of obstructions. This includes keeping any ventilation outside of your home clear.Consider having your air ducts professionally cleaned if you notice dust collecting around your cool air returns or notable debris in your ducts. To hear more about duct cleaning and the signals it’s time to hire someone, refer to our blog on duct cleaning. It’s a priority for us that you stay comfortable this winter. If you want to hear more about furnace maintenance or would like to schedule a service with one of our professionals, call Redhawk Heating & Air Conditioning at [[phonenumber]] or schedule an appointment online.