Preparing Your Furnace for the Off-season03/31/2015 The end of winter is officially in sight with the weather warming up in McHenry you can feel spring just around the corner. Before you turn off your furnace and forget about it for another year, you’ll want to get it prepped for its annual hibernation. There are some things you can do now to prep your system so it’s ready to go next season. Flipping the Switch There was awhile where it felt as though this day wouldn’t come, but the day has finally arrived for you to flip the switch on your thermostat from heating to cooling. Before you set it and forget it, look through your warranty. Most warranties require regular service and maintenance in order to maintain the warranty. If you have any questions about your warranty, the pros at Jett's Heating & Air Inc. will happily help you. Service During the Off-Season Now is the ideal time to schedule your regular furnace service in McHenry. Any problems can be addressed and corrected before the moment comes to turn your system back on once again for the season. You’ll be able to flip your switch to “heating” this fall and rest easy knowing that things will be running as they should. Change Your Filters We most likely sound like a broken record, but replacing your air filters is one of the easiest and most essential things you can do for your HVAC system as a homeowner. A clean filter keeps your system operating at peak efficiency, mproves your indoor air quality and assists in extending the life of your HVAC system. We know there are other things you would like to be doing as the weather starts warming up, but having one less thing to think about makes every season more pleasant. We know you don’t want to contemplate it getting cold again, but when it does, your furnace will be prepared for it. Our team at Jett's Heating & Air Inc. in McHenry is ready to help keep your home comfortable every season. Give us a call at 815-459-4700 or, if it’s easier for you, schedule an appointment with us using our online scheduler.