How to Keep Your Greenville Home Comfortable This Winter Posted March 15, 2017 If you want to keep warm during the Greenville winter, your furnace will requite some maintenance to have it working at its best. If you’ve already booked your annual tune-up with Ken Parker Service Inc, you’re right on schedule. Don’t worry if you haven’t, you still can! Reach out to us at [[phonenumber]] to make your appointment. Between professional maintenance, there are quite a few things you can do to keep your furnace operating at its peak performance. Try these maintenance ideas to keep your furnace healthy:To make sure your system is working correctly, test your thermostat frequently. Turn it on and gradually increase the temperature setting until you hear your furnace start. If you don’t hear anything, consult our blog post on furnace repair for thermostat troubleshooting or schedule an appointment with us.Check your filters frequently and clean or change them when recommended. We can’t recommend this enough. It’s a an easy way to increase the airflow through your furnace and preserve peak efficiency.Keep all your vents and cool air returns clear of interference. This includes keeping the ventilation outside of your home clear.Look in to having your air ducts professionally cleaned if you see dust accumulating around your cool air returns or notable debris in your ducts. To learn more about duct cleaning and the signals it’s time to hire someone, go back to our blog on duct cleaning. It’s a priority for us that you stay comfortable this winter. If you want to hear more about furnace maintenance or would like to set up a service with one of our technicians, call Ken Parker Service Inc at [[phonenumber]] or arrange an appointment online.