Comfort Maximized – From New Plants to Furnace Service12/11/2015 Days are shorter and colder and it is hard to keep your home comfortable and cozy. We’ve got a few tips that can help in addition to completing annual furnace service. These tips will complement the comfort your furnace provides. Here are four tips for staying comfortable this winter in Hattiesburg: Seal air leaks. A lot of warm air escapes your home through cracks around your windows and doors. This can be a costly problem when you look at your utility bill. Luckily, it’s not costly to fix it. Most times, new weatherstripping or caulking will do the job. Change your furnace filter. •This is imperative to improving your furnace’s efficiency, and therefore saving you some money. What’s even better is that it’s incredibly 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 pretty, and they can actually improve your indoor air quality. Many common houseplants will absorb some of the airborne toxins that are released from common 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, identify problem areas before they get worse. Keeping your home comfortable this winter doesn’t have to be time-consuming task. Call Oak Grove Heating & Air Conditioning at 601-268-3486 to find out more about keeping your home comfortable or to schedule furnace service. You can also conveniently set up an appointment online.