How to Prevent Air Conditioning Problems

May 18, 2017

Several homeowners ask what they can do to help stop air conditioning repair problems in addition to changing their air filter monthly. Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning is here with some suggestions to help your air conditioning system keep up with the high temperatures of summer.

Shut off your air conditioner while mowing.

To avoid lawn clippings from infiltrating your outside air conditioning equipment, turn your thermostat to “off” while you are mowing. You should also keep the outdoor unit clear from any vegetation or brush so it has adequate room to perform properly.

Keep air supply vents open and free from obstruction.

To ensure proper airflow, be sure your return air grills are open and have plenty of space around them.

Get routine pest control visits.

Bugs can make their way into the electrical components within your outdoor cooling equipment. These bugs could actually cause the air conditioner to malfunction so spreading an environmentally safe pesticide around the base of your outdoor air conditioner can help prevent insect infestation issues.

Get your yearly tune-up.

Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning offers air conditioning maintenance plans to provide homeowners with a proactive approach to taking care of your equipment. Seasonal maintenance is important not just to keep your air conditioning equipment working properly, but also to keep your warranty valid.

Are you having issues with your air conditioning system? Call Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning today at 925-364-5427 and we’ll send one of our experts out to get you cooling again in no time.

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