Comfort Maximized – From New Plants to Furnace Service12/11/2015 You’ve probably noticed the days are getting shorter and colder and it seems difficult to keep your home comfortable and warm. We’ve got a collection of tips that can help beyond completing annual furnace service. These tips will boost the comfort your furnace provides. Here are four tips for staying comfy this winter in Springfield: Seal air leaks. A great deal of warm air escapes your home through cracks around your windows and doors. This can be pricey problem when it comes to your utility bill. The good news is it’s not costly to fix it. Generally, new weatherstripping or caulking is all it takes. Change your furnace filter. •This is crucial to improving your furnace’s efficiency, and therefore saving you some money. What’s more is that it’s super easy to do yourself. Check your filter regularly and change it when the manufacturer recommends it. Get plants. Houseplants are a perfect addition to your home because they look attractive, and they can actually boost your indoor air quality. Certain common houseplants will absorb some of the airborne toxins that are released from everyday household cleaners, paints and other products. Furnace service. You should arrange regular furnace service annually. This will ensure your furnace is working correctly, and if it’s not, find problem areas before they escalate. Keeping your home comfortable every winter doesn’t have to be an overwhelming task. Call Bormida Mechanical Services Inc at 217-210-2662 to get more information about keeping your home comfortable or to schedule furnace service. You can also conveniently set up an appointment online.