Preparing Your Furnace for the Off-season

March 31, 2015

The end of winter is officially in sight with the weather warming up in Des Moines you can feel spring just around the corner. Before you shut off your furnace and forget about it for another year, you’ll want to get it prepped for its annual hibernation. There are a few 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 moment has finally arrived for you to flip the switch on your thermostat from heating to cooling. Before you set it and forget it, check out your warranty. Some warranties require regular service and maintenance in order to preserve the warranty. If you have any questions about your warranty, the experts at Kohles & Bach Heating & Cooling will gladly help you.

Service During the Off-Season

Now is the best time to schedule your annual furnace service in Des Moines. Any troubles can be addressed and solved before the day 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 may sound like a broken record, but replacing your air filters is one of the painless and most crucial 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 would rather be doing as the weather warms up, but having one less thing to worry about makes every season more enjoyable. We know you don’t want to imagine it getting cold again, but when it does, your furnace will be prepared for it. Our team at Kohles & Bach Heating & Cooling in Des Moines is ready to help keep your home comfortable year-round. Give the experts a call at 515-207-6569.