Comfort Maximized – From New Plants to Air Conditioner Service12/11/2015With colder weather settled in and days that seem like there’s hardly any sunlight, it can be tough to always feel like your home is a comfortable place to be. That goes far beyond completing annual air conditioner service too, because there are a variety of things you can do to help make your home feel cozy even when your air conditioner is doing its. Here are four that we find especially helpful here in Indian River County: Seal air leaks. Air leaks, whether they’re around your windows or your doors, could mean a lot of air is leaving your home. It goes without saying that the air that you’ve just paid to be heated or cooled is going outside also. There are a variety of fixes that can help you shut those gaps, from weatherstripping to caulking, and they are relatively simple fixes for homeowners to take care of themselves. Change your air conditioner filter. This is one of the most critical things you can do to not only boost your air conditioner’s efficiency, but also to help save you on your bills. Plus, you don’t need to have your air conditioner service technician to do it, you can do it yourself. It’s typically recommended to swap your air conditioner filter every one or two months to get the most out of its performance, but some can last even longer. Add plants. Indoor plants can leave you with a host of comforts for your home. Not only are they visually pleasing, they could likely better your indoor air quality as well because plants absorb a number of pollutants that are emitted from a variety of common household cleaners, paints and other products. Air conditioner service. This should be something that you’re already handling, but it never hurts to get a reminder. Having air conditioner service performed annually helps make sure that your air conditioner is in working-order, and if there’s a need for repairs, those can be handled so your comfort isn’t conceded. It doesn’t have to feel tough to keep a comfortable home when winter sets in. Feel free to give us a call at 772-571-1080 or schedule an appointment online to learn more about any of these suggestions or find out more about air conditioners, our air conditioner service or anything else comfort related.