Preparing Your Furnace for the Off-season03/31/2015 The end of winter is officially in sight with the weather warming up in Olathe you can feel spring just around the corner. Before you shut off your furnace and disregard it until next year, you’ll want to get it ready 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 seemed 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, look through your warranty. Most warranties require regular service and maintenance in order to maintain the warranty. If you have any questions about your warranty, the pros at Polestar Plumbing, Heating & Air Conditioning will certainly help you. Service During the Off-Season Now is the best time to schedule your annual furnace service in Olathe. Any concerns can be addressed and solved 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 operating 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 important things you can do for your HVAC system as a homeowner. A clean filter keeps your system operating at peak efficiency, mproves your indoor air quality and assists in extending the life of your HVAC system. We know there are other things you would rather be doing as the weather begins to warm up, but having one less thing to stress about makes every season more fun. We know you don’t want to contemplate it getting cold again, but when it does, your furnace will be ready for it. Our team at Polestar Plumbing, Heating & Air Conditioning in Olathe is ready to help keep your home comfortable every season. Give the experts a call at 913-432-3342 or, if it’s easier for you, book an appointment with us using our online scheduler.