Preparing Your Furnace for the Off-season03/31/2015 The end of winter is officially on the horizon with the weather warming up in Colorado Springs you can feel spring just around the corner. Before you switch off your furnace and forget about it until next year, you’ll want to get it ready for its annual hibernation. There are some things you can do now to prime your system so it’s ready to go next season. Flipping the Switch There was some time where it seemed like this day wouldn’t come, but the time 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. A number of warranties require regular service and maintenance in order to preserve the warranty. If you have any questions about your warranty, the experts at Mitchell Heating will happily help you. Service During the Off-Season Now is the perfect time to schedule your annual furnace service in Colorado Springs. Any concerns can be addressed and fixed before the moment comes to turn your system back on once more for the season. You’ll be able to flip your switch to “heating” this fall and rest easy knowing that things will be functioning as they should. Change Your Filters We most likely sound like a broken record, but changing your air filters is one of the most simple and most essential things you can do for your HVAC system as a homeowner. A clean filter keeps your system functioning at peak efficiency, mproves your indoor air quality and works to extend the life of your HVAC system. We know there are other things you are thinking of doing as the weather begins to warm up, but having one less thing to think about makes every season more fun. We know you don’t want to think about it getting cold again, but when it does, your furnace will be ready for it. Our team at Mitchell Heating in Colorado Springs is ready to help keep your home comfortable year-round. Give the experts a call at 719-596-6677 or, if it’s easier for you, set up an appointment with us using our online scheduler.