Preparing Your Furnace for the Off-season

March 31, 2015

The end of winter is officially in sight with the weather warming up in Beaverton you can feel spring just around the corner. Before you turn off your furnace and forget about it until the following year, you’ll want to get it primed 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 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, look through your warranty. Some warranties require yearly service and maintenance in order to maintain the warranty. If you have any questions about your warranty, the experts at Garoken Energy Co. Inc. will gladly help you.

Service During the Off-Season

Now is the perfect time to schedule your annual furnace service in Beaverton. Any concerns 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 running as they should.

Change Your Filters

We may sound like a broken record, but changing your air filters is one of the most simple and most important things you can do for your HVAC system as a homeowner. A clean filter keeps your system operating at peak efficiency, boosts your indoor air quality and works to extend the life of your HVAC system.

We know there are other things you are thinking of doing as the weather warms up, but having one less thing to stress about makes every season more enjoyable. We know you don’t want to imagine it getting cold again, but when it does, your furnace will be prepared for it. Our team at Garoken Energy Co. Inc. in Beaverton is ready to help keep your home comfortable every season. Give the team a call at 503-374-1934.