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How to Maintain and Repair your Air Conditioner?

by Nick Bakers Makreting Manager

One of the most important appliances in your home is the air conditioner. Summer days lead to an unpleasant atmosphere in your home. So on hot humid days when an air conditioner does not work and the humidity level is always high the air conditioner stops functioning effectively. So air conditioner maintenance is important to make sure that such type of problems doesn't occur and your ac run smoothly. You can call air conditioner professionals who give a full inspection of your AC unit test the voltage and inspect belts, ducts, and vents. The expert's clean various parts such as compressor, condenser, evaporator coils, and drainage line.

Here is the air conditioner maintenance checklist:

  • Change the filter

If the air filters are dirty then your air conditioner needs to work harder as compared to clean air filters. So it's important to change the filters regularly to lower your utility bill and minimize the burden on your system.

  • Clean the condenser coil

Check coils and fins properly and make sure that they are kept clean. If debris accumulates around the unit this causes your unit to overwork. So try to brush the fins and give the coils a light wash.

  • Adjust the thermostat

To match your schedule and to lower your utility bill each month it's important to pre-gram your programmable thermostat. To maximize life in the long term optimize your system.

  • Inspect Ductwork

Make sure ductwork is sealed correctly as our technicians will perform a visual inspection. If the ductwork is not sealed properly then cool air escape before being distributed through your home. This will let your system to overwork and temperature not reach.

  • Check refrigerant pressure

The leaks indicated need to be found and repaired immediately. Low refrigerant levels burn out the compressor and will result in a costly repair.

  • Ensure the condensate drain

Algae and mold are responsible for building up inside the drain and plugged drain can cause damage by flooding. The drain float shut the system down to avoid flooding.

  • Give it a good cleaning

The system needs regular maintenance and needs to be cleaned on regular basis. Clean the fan blades carefully and remove debris inside or near the unit. Try to clean the condenser fins and be careful while cleaning the blades and fins as they can easily bend or break. When you are cleaning the unit make sure that it is cleaned.

Air conditioner repair tips

Air conditioning repair can be very expensive and neglecting repair ensures a steady decline in air conditioner performance.

Here are tips to repair your air conditioner

  • Check your breaker
  • Examine your thermostat
  • Change the filters
  • Melt any ice
  • Give it a good cleaning
  • Examine your ducts 

Conclusion

If your air conditioner is unable to reduce the indoor temperature to a comfortable level. Professional help to save a lot of money but sometimes Air conditioning repair is not the best option. Technicians remove debris that reduces ideal airflow and makes your air conditioner system work harder. Regular maintenance is necessary to help to clean the dust and debris. 


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About Nick Bakers Innovator   Makreting Manager

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Joined APSense since, July 20th, 2021, From San Diego, United States.

Created on Apr 20th 2022 06:10. Viewed 358 times.

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