Preparing Your Furnace for the Off-season03/31/2015 The end of winter is officially in sight with the weather warming up in Asheville you can feel spring just around the corner. Before you switch off your furnace and forget about it for another year, you’ll want to get it prepped for its annual hibernation. There are some things you can do now to ready your system so it’s ready to go next season. Flipping the Switch There was awhile where it felt as though 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. Most warranties require regular service and maintenance in order to uphold the warranty. If you have any questions about your warranty, the experts at 1st Choice Service Group Inc will happily help you. Service During the Off-Season Now is the perfect time to schedule your regular furnace service in Asheville. Any troubles can be addressed and corrected 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 functioning as they should. Change Your Filters We probably sound like a broken record, but changing 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 running at peak efficiency, enhances your indoor air quality and helps 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 worry 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 equipped for it. Our team at 1st Choice Service Group Inc in Asheville is ready to help keep your home comfortable all year. Give the team a call at 828-551-2913 or, if it’s easier for you, schedule an appointment with us using our online scheduler.