Comfort Maximized – From New Plants to Furnace Service12/11/2015 The days are starting to get shorter and colder and it feels impossible to keep your home comfortable and toasty. We’ve got some tips that can help beyond completing annual furnace service. These tips will complement the comfort your furnace provides. Here are four tips for staying comfortable this winter in Tuscaloosa: Seal air leaks. A great deal of warm air escapes your home through cracks around your windows and doors. This can be a costly problem when it’s time to pay your utility bill. Fortunately, it’s not costly to fix it. Generally, new weatherstripping or caulking is all it takes. Change your furnace filter. •This is crucial to improving your furnace’s efficiency, and therefore saving money. What’s more is that it’s incredibly easy to do yourself. Look at your filter regularly and change it when the manufacturer recommends it. Get plants. Houseplants are a perfect addition to your home because they look attractive, and they can actually boost your indoor air quality. Many common houseplants will absorb some of the airborne toxins that are released from ordinary household cleaners, paints and other products. Furnace service. You should schedule regular furnace service yearly. This will ensure your furnace is working as it should, and if it’s not, find problem areas before they get worse. Keeping your home comfortable during the winter doesn’t have to be an overwhelming task. Call KDM Service Corporation at 205-758-2703 to get more information about keeping your home comfortable or to schedule furnace service. You can also conveniently set up an appointment online.