How to Keep Your Odessa Home Comfortable This Winter Posted March 15, 2017 If you want to keep warm during the Odessa winter, your furnace will requite 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! Contact us at [[phonenumber]] to book your appointment. Between professional maintenance, there are plenty 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 gradually increase the temperature setting until you hear your furnace start. 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 emphasize this enough. It’s a an efficient way to improve the airflow through your furnace and keep peak efficiency.Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of blockage. This includes keeping any ventilation outside of your home clear.Think about 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 important to us that you stay comfortable this winter. If you want to hear more about furnace maintenance or would like to book a service with one of our professionals, call Redhawk Heating & Air Conditioning at [[phonenumber]] or arrange an appointment online.