Your air conditioner works double-time during summer. To ensure that it will continue to perform well throughout the hot season, take the following AC system failure preventative tips:
- Schedule an annual tune-up. Have your AC unit checked by your trusted HVAC technician yearly. They can detect latent issues in the components and address them early. This will prevent further deterioration of the unit and the costly repairs that go along with it.
- Change the filters regularly. Good indoor air quality can be maintained when your AC's air filters are constantly clean. This also improves the efficiency of your unit, When dust and dirt accumulate in the filter, cold air is impeded to flow properly throughout the home. Your AC unit tends to overwork and this decreases the life span of your equipment.
- Clear the area surrounding the outdoor unit. The condenser of your outdoor AC needs room to breathe so as to run properly. Clear the surrounding area of any object. This will also make your outdoor unit accessible for you and your technician.
- Address any AC issues right away. Minor issues can get worsen over time. In order to avoid expensive repairs and untimely replacement, have your HVAC expert checked your unit regularly.
Central Plumbing and Heating, Inc. offers air conditioning upkeep and repairs. We can help you get through the summer heat by conditioning your AC system so it will run at its full potential at all times. Contact us today!