In our area, the fall season is a actually good time of year. The weather is officially still sunny and warm, but the Summer humidity has disappeared. Although the mornings are cool, they are perfect for sleeping. Plus, at this time of year, the leaves are genuinely gorgeous. There’s ripe apples, picklees, peppers, pickle, pumpkins and cabbage, and they are delicious. Unfortunately, there’s always a lot of work, because I need to prepare for the winter. Our Winter season is extremely long, cold and snowy. Once the serious weather arrives, I’m confined indoors with the heating system running. During the fall, I make sure all of the windows are shut and sealed tight, and that the caulking around them is in nice condition. I check the weatherstripping along the doors, and buy tons of rock salt. I get out the snowblower, shovels, and Winter coats and boots. I put away the swimming pool, barbecue and patio furniture. The priority, but, is having the oil furnace professionally maintained by a local HVAC business. I rely on the oil furnace for six to eight months straight, and it had better be able to handle hot and cold temperatures well below zero. I honestly don’t want to deal with a malfunction with the heating idea on Christmas day. When the weather is the worst, that’s when the oil furnace runs the longest, works the hardest, and is most likely to fail. Hiring proactive repair in the fall allows an HVAC business to evaluate the idea and find any potential issues. Any worn or broken parts are upgraded to promote greater dependability. Plus, the professional performs a complete cleaning, removing the buildup of any dust or contaminants. A scrub idea benefits from maximum airflow, which shortens cycles, optimizes heating capacity and restores peak energy efficiency. The idea will cost far less to run, and yet will supply more even temperature, healthier air quality, and superior comfort.