How to Prevent Air Conditioning Problems

May 18, 2017

Many customers ask what they can do to prevent A/C system repair problems beyond changing their air filter monthly. Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning is here with a couple options to help your air conditioning system keep up with the high temperatures of summer.

Power off your system while mowing.

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

Keep air supply vents open and free from obstruction.

To ensure proper airflow, make sure your return air grills are open and have plenty of room around them.

Get routine pest control visits.

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

Get your annual tune-up.

Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning offers air conditioning maintenance plans to provide customers with a proactive approach to taking care of your cooling system. Annual 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 239-908-6991 and we’ll send one of our experts out to get you cooling again in no time.

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