Getting Your Air Conditioner Ready for Summer

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Summer has arrived! Many of us are ready for warmer weather and some peaceful summer days. To enahance your comfort and really relax, make sure your air conditioner is ready for the heat. One of the keys to a enjoyable summer in East Bernard is a trustworthy, efficient air conditioner. While E B Air Conditioning & Heating Service always recommends staying current with annual preventive air conditioning service, we’ve got several tips to help keep your air conditioner functioning in the heat.

  • First, another chance to cite the golden rule of HVAC: Check your air filter regularly! Replace your air filter per the manufacturer’s recommendation.
  • Remove any covering from your air conditioning unit if you opted to have it covered for the winter. Turning on your air conditioner in advance of removing the cover can severely damage it and result in costly air conditioner service calls.
  • Plants, leaves, tall grass and debris located close to your outside unit can impact your AC’s operations. cut the grass, remove any debris and eliminate overgrowth that blocks your unit before you turn it on this summer. be mindful to check the vicinity at least monthly to keep it unobstructed and optimize airflow through your air conditioner.
  • To provide the best air quality and that your air conditioner is operating efficiently, have your ducts cleaned regularly. It’s also a great idea to have your ducts inspected for leaks to make sure all that cooled air is going where you want it and not escaping through gaps.
  • Consider installing a programmable thermostat to provide assistance to manage the efficiency of your air conditioner.
  • Take a look at the slab your air conditioner unit sits on.

These easy steps can save you from additional air conditioning service and keep you cool and comfortable all summer long. If you need to arrange your annual air conditioner service, or if you want any more tips or information to help get your air conditioner ready for summer and keep it running steadily, call E B Air Conditioning & Heating Service in East Bernard at 979-335-4262 today. 

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