Preparing Your Furnace for the Off-season03/31/2015 The end of winter is officially on the horizon with the weather warming up in Great Falls you can feel spring just around the corner. Before you shut off your furnace and forget about it until the following year, you’ll want to get it prepped for its annual hibernation. There are a few things you can do now to prep your system so it’s ready to go next season. Flipping the Switch There was a period where it felt like 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, review your warranty. A number of warranties require yearly service and maintenance in order to maintain the warranty. If you have any questions about your warranty, the pros at Falls Mechanical Services LLC will certainly help you. Service During the Off-Season Now is the best time to schedule your yearly furnace service in Great Falls. Any troubles can be addressed and fixed before the time 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 may sound like a broken record, but switching out your air filters is one of the easiest and most crucial things you can do for your HVAC system as a homeowner. A clean filter keeps your system running at peak efficiency, boosts your indoor air quality and works to extend 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 fun. We know you don’t want to think about it getting cold again, but when it does, your furnace will be equipped for it. Our team at Falls Mechanical Services LLC in Great Falls is ready to help keep your home comfortable all year. Give the team a call at 406-761-7283 or, if it’s easier for you, set up an appointment with us using our online scheduler.