Furnace Service and More: 5 Ways to Take On Heating Costs in Topeka10/29/2015There’s no getting around the change of seasons in Topeka, it’s something we all have to be ready for and make changes to accommodate. While it still may not be at the top of your mind, the time is getting closer to start using your heating system. This, of course, means that it’s the perfect time to think about annual furnace service as well, but possibly not in the way that you had thought before. Energy savings comes in a number shapes and forms, like: Furnace Service. Many homeowners solely associate furnace service with changing out filters, but having a tune-up done can help your system run better, providing you with efficient comfort that can help you save on your monthly heating expenses. Take It Down A Notch. Altering the temperature on your thermostat even a handful of degrees may help you save consistently throughout the year. It’s pretty evident, but when your system doesn’t have to run as often, you don’t have to pay as much in energy costs. Filters. Another easy fix that most every homeowner can handle on their own, swapping furnace filters every month or two during the heating season helps air pass through more smoothly, making less work for your furnace. Defeat Drafts. It’s easy to lose a lot of your heated air to drafty windows and doors, so be sure to use caulk and weatherstripping to close those pesky holes and keep the warm air indoors to enjoy. High Efficiency. When your Custom Sheetmetal & Roofing, Inc. expert drops by for your annual furnace service, ask about your current system’s efficiency level and what higher efficiency models are out there. Choosing higher efficiency can provide you with the same level of comfort, while helping decrease your monthly energy bills. Everyone likes to save a few dollars here and there, and by no means is this list comprehensive, but there are a few basic ways to help maximize your comfort when the temperatures drop in Topeka. Whether you’re calling to arrange annual furnace service or simply want to know which furnace filter is right for your system, give the experts at Custom Sheetmetal & Roofing, Inc. a call at 785-357-6200 or schedule an appointment online to start saving a little more today.