Preparing Your Furnace for the Off-season03/31/2015 The end of winter is officially in sight with the weather warming up in Baltimore you can feel spring just around the corner. Before you switch off your furnace and disregard it for another year, you’ll want to get it prepped for its annual hibernation. There are a number of things you can do now to prime 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, check out your warranty. Some warranties require annual service and maintenance in order to preserve the warranty. If you have any questions about your warranty, the experts at Quality Refrigeration will gladly help you. Service During the Off-Season Now is the ideal time to schedule your annual furnace service in Baltimore. Any troubles can be addressed and solved before the time comes to turn your system back on again 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 most likely sound like a broken record, but switching out your air filters is one of the easiest and most important things you can do for your HVAC system as a homeowner. A clean filter keeps your system running 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 worry about makes every season more pleasant. 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 Quality Refrigeration in Baltimore is ready to help keep your home comfortable year-round. Give us a call at 410-355-6010 or, if it’s easier for you, set up an appointment with us using our online scheduler.