Comfort Maximized – From New Plants to Furnace Service12/11/2015 The days are starting to get 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 enhance the comfort your furnace provides. Here are four tips for staying cozy this winter in Raceland: Seal air leaks. So much warm air escapes your home through small cracks around your windows and doors. This can be an expensive problem when it comes to your utility bill. The good news is it’s not costly to fix it. Most times, new weatherstripping or caulking will do the job. Change your furnace filter. •This is important to improving your furnace’s efficiency, and therefore saving you some money. What’s more is that it’s super easy to do yourself. Inspect your filter regularly and change it when the manufacturer recommends it. Get plants. Houseplants are a perfect addition to your home because they look pretty, and they can actually enhance your indoor air quality. Certain common houseplants will absorb some of the airborne toxins that are released from ordinary household cleaners, paints and other products. Furnace service. You should arrange regular furnace service every year. This will ensure your furnace is working correctly, and if it’s not, find problem areas before they get worse. Keeping your home comfortable every winter doesn’t have to be an overwhelming task. Call Guidry's Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Service at 985-537-6795 to learn more about keeping your home comfortable or to schedule furnace service. You can also easily set up an appointment online.