Comfort Maximized – From New Plants to Air Conditioner Service12/11/2015With cooler temperatures settled in and days that seem like there’s hardly any sunlight, it can be hard to always feel like your home is a comfortable place to be. That spreads far beyond having annual air conditioner service too, because there are a variety of things you can do to help make your home feel comfortable even when your air conditioner is doing its. Here are four that we find particularly helpful here in West Palm Beach: Seal air leaks. Air leaks, whether they’re around your windows or your doors, can mean quite a bit of air is escaping your home. And, the air that you’ve just paid to be heated or cooled is going outside as well. There are a host of fixes that can help you close those gaps, from weatherstripping to caulking, and they are relatively easy fixes for homeowners to do themselves. Change your air conditioner filter. This is one of the most important things you can do to not only improve 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 handle it yourself. It’s typically recommended to swap your air conditioner filter every one or two months to get the most out of its capabilities, but some may last even longer. Get plants. Indoor plants can provide a host of comforts for your home. Not only are they visually attractive, they may likely improve your indoor air quality as well because plants absorb a host of toxins that are emitted from various common household cleaners, paints and other products. Air conditioner service. This should be something that you’re already handling, but it never hurts to have a reminder. Having air conditioner service done annually helps make sure that your air conditioner is in working-order, and if there’s a need for repairs, those can be fixed so your comfort isn’t in trouble. It doesn’t have to feel overwhelming to keep a comfortable home when winter sets in. Feel free to give us a call at 561-656-4255 or schedule an appointment online to hear about any of these suggestions or find out more about air conditioners, our air conditioner service or anything else comfort related.