Furnace Service and More: 5 Ways to Take On Heating Costs in Hudsonville10/29/2015There’s no getting around the changing weather in Hudsonville, it’s something we all have to be ready for and make changes to accommodate. While it still may not be at the front of your mind, the time is getting closer to start using your heating system. This, of course, means that it’s the best time to consider annual furnace service as well, but probably not in the way that you had possibly thought. Energy savings comes in many shapes and forms, like: Furnace Service. Many homeowners solely associate furnace service with swapping out filters, but having a tune-up completed can help your system run smoother, providing you with efficient comfort that may help you save on your monthly heating bills. Take It Down A Notch. Changing the temperature on your thermostat even a couple degrees could help you save consistently during the year. It’s pretty evident, but when your system doesn’t have to work as often, you don’t have to pay as much in energy costs. Filters. Another quick 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 easily, 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 utilize caulk and weatherstripping to close those annoying holes and keep the warm air indoors to enjoy. High Efficiency. When your West Michigan Heating & Air Conditioning Services pro comes 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 costs. Everyone likes to save a few dollars here and there, and by no means is this list complete, but there are a few basic ways to help increase your comfort when the temperatures go down in Hudsonville. Whether you’re calling to arrange annual furnace service or simply want to know which furnace filter is correct for your system, give the pros at West Michigan Heating & Air Conditioning Services a call at 616-669-3961 or schedule an appointment online to start saving a little more today.