If you’re a brand new homeowner, this is an exciting time. But the sensation can be overwhelming as well, especially as you try to learn everything your space needs to stay in great condition. It can appear like there’s no way to know everything’s covered. That’s where we can help. When it comes to keeping your air conditioner in perfect shape, here are a few of the most basic things you can do to become more knowledgeable your HVAC, which will help prepare your home for annual maintenance, as well as identifying the problems that need the touch of a licensed pro. Keep reading below to check them out!
Learn about your air conditioner
As you may have figured, understanding the basics of your cooling system is a good way to begin. Find where your HVAC is located in your home, as well as a copy of the manual. You can examine all the core components and their associated terminology, which will be convenient when you have to fix any issues or damage to the equipment.
Remember that knowing the basic aspects of your HVAC system is no replacement for an experienced technician, so keep an eye on things and reach out when it’s time for the specialists to work on it.
Work with your thermostat
If you need to save a little extra money on the weekends, move your thermostat to the correct settings. Modern models include some programmable choices that create more control over your home’s temperature than ever before. You can schedule the thermostat to only run your HVAC when you’re home and inside to enjoy it, so that when you’re off on business or a deserved vacation, your thermostat is keeping energy bills less expensive. Every degree matters!
Check the system air filter
With a variety of parts of your heating and cooling system to keep track of, it’s easy to forget to maintain your air filter too. But it’s a critical, monthly task that can save you more than a little time and money in the future.
When you care for or switch out your filter every month or so, it goes on free from debris and is checked more often for normal wear. If you want to try a DIY inspection, feel free to do so, but don’t hesitate to contact a professional for the peace of mind that your inspection was comprehensive and accurate. With our pros, you can diminish the probability of your air conditioner breaking down, and keep those air filters fresh.
Go with a certified technician
If you’re ready to move into your new home without any skilled help regarding your air conditioner, that’s great to hear. But it’s a regrettable fact about home ownership that ultimately, a complication will will happen that you can’t and shouldn’t work by yourself. When that occurs, we hope you’ll turn to us for repair, maintenance, and even installation. Our experienced staff can help you with all the most common troubles that befall your HVAC, in a quick way that keeps your budget in check.
We get that your comfort is a significant part of enjoying home ownership. That’s why we’ll work with you to keep your AC system in great condition, with the highest quality service and experience. Reach out to book an appointment, hear our current offers, or just get more information about how we’re the best choice when it comes to heating and cooling.