How to Prevent Air Conditioning Problems

May 18, 2017

Several homeowners ask what they can do to help stop cooling equipment repair problems beyond changing their air filter every 30 days. Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning is here with a few recommendations to help your cooling equipment keep up with the dog days of summer.

Turn off your air conditioner while mowing.

To help stop lawn clippings from getting into your outside air conditioning equipment, turn your thermostat to “off” while you are mowing. You should also keep the outdoor equipment clear from any obstructions so it has enough room to perform properly.

Keep air supply vents open and free from obstruction.

To ensure proper airflow, confirm your return air grills are open and have plenty of open space around them.

Get routine pest control service.

Bugs can find their way into the electrical components within your outdoor air conditioning equipment. These bugs could potentially cause the system to malfunction so spreading an environmentally safe pesticide around the base of your outdoor system can help avoid insect infestation issues.

Get your annual tune-up.

Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning offers air conditioning maintenance plans to provide you with a proactive approach to taking care of your air conditioning system. Seasonal maintenance is critical not just to keep your cooling system working properly, but also to keep your warranty valid.

Are you having issues with your air conditioning system? Call Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning today at 289-273-2229 and we’ll send one of our experts out to get you cooling again in no time.

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