The dipping temperatures in East Bernard aren’t leaving, and while it’s not hard to dream about the warmer temps, it’s important to remember that you can remain just as comfortable during cooler months. Of course, your air conditioner plays a huge role in this, which is why it’s so important to schedule annual air conditioner service.
We do have to note that there aren’t many things that will provide as much to your comfort during these months as a well-tuned air conditioner. That’s why air conditioner service is recommended be completed annually. After all, who wants to spend these chilly months not knowing if their air conditioner is going to keep them warm the entire season?
Already done with your annual air conditioner service? Here are a handful of other tasks you can do to help keep your home comfortable:
- Energy audit — many energy companies will have an energy audit for your home so you can find areas that need addressed. You might be surprised what areas are permitting hot or cold air to get out.
- Weatherstripping — regardless of the door’s location, doors offer the opportunity for a lot of warm air to make it’s way inside your home. However, when your door is shut, you may still have air making its way inside. Check to see if your weatherstripping is in-tact or if it’s worn, torn, or damaged in any other way that could be permitting cold air inside. If you find any problems, weatherstripping is basic to swap and may take care of the problem.
- Recessed lighting — one of the most common culprits for air leaks may be your recessed lighting. Depending on how old your lights are, they may be letting all the hot air in your home get out through your ceiling. Fixing this is as basic as sealing it with caulk or aluminum tape.
These couple tips are just the beginning, but do note that there are other basic fixes you can do once you’ve had annual air conditioner service completed. Many of them can be cost-effective and easy jobs to do on the weekend. However, if you still need to schedule air conditioner service, give the pros at E.B. Air, LLC a call at 979-335-4262 or arrange an appointment with us online.