What first-time homeowners should know about their air conditioner

If you’re a new homeowner, you might be excited. But the situation can be a little mind-boggling as well, especially as you do your best to find out everything your space needs to stay in great condition. It can seem like it’s impossible to know you’ve got everything covered. That’s where you can turn to our Experts. When it comes to keeping your cooling system in great shape, here are a few of the most basic things you can start with to become more knowledgeable your HVAC, which will help prepare your home for routine maintenance, as well as identifying the complications that need the guidance of a trained pro. Read more to check them out!

Research your cooling system

As you may have figured, knowing the basics of your HVAC system is a great way to begin. Find where your HVAC is based in your space, as well as a copy of its guidebook. You can go over all the major components and their associated terminology, which will be highly beneficial when you have to figure out any problems or damage to the equipment.

Remember that learning the basic factors of your HVAC system is not a replacement for a trained professional, so watch things and let us know when it’s time for the pros to manage it.

Work with your thermostat

If you’re ready to save some extra money on the weekends, move your thermostat to different settings. Smarter models include some programmable choices that allow you more control over your space’s temperature than ever before. You can command the thermostat to only use heating or cooling when you’re home and inside to enjoy it, so that when you’re away on business or a needed vacation, your thermostat is keeping energy bills from climbing. Every degree matters!

Start with the air filter

With a variety of parts of your air conditioner to look after, it’s easy to forget to maintain your air filter also. But it’s a crucial, monthly project that can save you quite a bit of time and money in the future.

When you spruce or switch out your filter every couple of months, it lives on free from debris and is more regularly checked for wear and tear. If you want to try a DIY inspection, go ahead, but don’t hesitate to schedule an expert for the peace of mind that your inspection was exhaustive and accurate. With our help, you can reduce the prospect of your AC malfuctioning, and keep those air filters clear.

Find a licensed company

If you’re ready to head into your newly purchased home without any skilled help concerning your HVAC system, that’s perfect. But it’s an unfortunate fact about home ownership that eventually, a complication will will happen that you can’t and shouldn’t mend by yourself. When the time comes, we hope you’ll call us for repair, maintenance, and even installation. Our professional staff can help you with all the most common complications that befall your AC, in a prompt way that protects your wallet.

We understand that your comfort is a crucial part of enjoying home ownership. That’s why we’ll work with you to keep your AC system in good condition, with the best quality service and experience. Reach out to ask for an appointment, hear our current offers, or just get useful information about how we’re the right choice when it comes to HVAC.

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