With winter ahead, the last thing you want is for the first blast of freezing air to come in and your heating unit not working correctly. Also, by getting your heating system tuned up before a possible emergency situation, you will be saving yourself a lot of money in the long run. Here are a few things you can do to get your heating system working it’s best before the Winter blast. First is to just turn on the thermostat control unit. Seems simple enough, but, you want to make sure your heating system is working with warm air. Second, make sure to check all the air filters your heating system may have. You may have filters in your grills, your ceiling, or wall vents. Some people prefer to try and save some money by washing these heating system filters out instead of just replacing them. I say just replace them. You do not know what has been building up inside those filters over the year as well as you are breathing this stuff in. Make sure to check the heating system fluid, contact a professional to clean your chimney, as well as test your carbon monoxide detectors as well. If you have a heating system that uses oil, be sure to check as well as replace your filter if needed. Be sure as well to take a peek at the tank level while you are there too. If for any reason you find your heating component is not working respectfully, you may need to contact an Heating as well as A/C specialist or a heating system service company to come out as well as find what has gone wrong with it.