5 Ways to Make Sure Your Furnace is Ready for Fall10/17/2016There are likely some things you do to get yourself prepped for fall in Beaverton, like swap out your closet and think through your Instagram-worthy pumpkin carving. There are a couple things you could possibly forget about while preparing for fall – like your furnace. We’re about to say see you later to air conditioner weather and we’re diving into furnace season. Along with your routine furnace service from Garoken Energy Co. Inc., we have a few tips that may help keep you cozy and get your furnace prepped for its busy season. Check and Swap Out Your Air Filter This is simple advice for every season in Beaverton. Before you make that switch from “cool” to “heat,” go switch out your filter from dusty to clean. A filthy filter means your furnace has to work harder to keep you warm which can negatively influence your comfort and lead to higher bills. Unblock Heating Vents and Registers As you’ve rearranged furniture or brought more into the house, be sure you haven’t blocked any of your heating vents. A blocked vent has the chance to increase your utility costs. Schedule Annual Furnace Service Fall is the ideal time in Beaverton to get your furnace looked at by one of our professional technicians. We will do an in-depth inspection of your unit and be sure it will be in good working order for the coming winter months in Beaverton. Routine furnace service can help you get the most out of your furnace’s performance, and can also play a role in the life of your system. Not to mention that a pretty high percentage of the emergency calls in the winter are attributed to a lack of maintenance. We want you to enjoy every aspect of the season in comfort. If you have any questions for us about getting your home ready for fall or need to schedule your routine furnace service give the professionals at Garoken Energy Co. Inc. a call at 503-848-3838 or make an appointment with us online.