Annual maintenance can help improve your comfort and the efficiency of your air conditioner while prolonging the life of your unit.
-Routinely replace or clean your air filters it can lower your air conditioner’s energy consumption by 5-15 percent.
-Check your air conditioner’s evaporator coil every year and clean it as necessary.
-If you coil fins are bent, use a “fin comb” to straightem therm.
-If you have a split system, be sure to clean debris and leaves from the fan, compressor and condenser.
-Occasionally pass a stiff wire through your unit’s drain channels to prevent clogs.
-For window air conditioners, inspect the window seals to keep cool air from escaping.
-Hire a certified professional when your unit needs more than basic maintenance.