Getting Your Air Conditioner Ready for Summer04/13/2017Summer is here! Many of us are excited for warmer weather and some relaxing summer days. To enahance your comfort and really relax, confirm your air conditioner is ready for summer’s hottest days. One of the keys to a enjoyable summer in Abilene is a trustworthy, efficient air conditioner. While Abilene Air-Tech Inc always recommends staying on track with annual preventive air conditioning service, we’ve got numerous tips to help keep your air conditioner running this season. First, another chance to cite the golden rule of HVAC: monitor your air filter consistently! Replace it according to the manufacturer’s instructions. Uncover your air conditioning unit if you had it covered for the winter. Running your air conditioner before removing the cover can ultimately damage it and lead to costly air conditioner service calls. Plants, leaves, tall grass and debris that are close to your outside unit can impact your AC’s performance. cut the grass, remove any debris and clear away overgrowth that blocks your unit before you run it this summer. be mindful to check the vicinity at least monthly to keep it open and increase airflow through your air conditioner. To get the best air quality and that your air conditioner is running efficiently, have your ducts maintained regularly. It’s also a favorable idea to have your ducts inspected for leaks to establish that all that cooled air is going where you want it and not leaving through gaps. Consider installing a programmable thermostat to better manage the efficiency of your air conditioner. Check the slab your air conditioner unit rests on. These simple steps can save you from unnecessary air conditioning service and keep you cool and comfortable throughout the summer months. If it’s time to arrange your annual air conditioner service, or if you are interesting in any more tips or recommendations to help get your air conditioner ready for summer and keep it running steadily, call Abilene Air-Tech Inc in Abilene at 325-692-5850 today. Or, schedule an appointment with us using our useful online scheduler.