The fall season is finally upon us, which means that once again, it’s time to start thinking about maintenance of your HVAC system. To get you started, we’ve compiled a few items that you should definitely put on your to-do list for fall maintenance.
When HVAC fan problems arise, it’s an issue that’s hard to ignore. No matter how efficient your air conditioner or furnace may be, if the volume of cool or warm airflow moving through the ductwork isn’t adequate—or, worse, there’s no air flowing at all—everyone in the house feels the effects.
You have coils in two locations in your air conditioner. One set is called the evaporator coils, and they are located in the inside unit of your A/C. The other set is found in the condenser in the outdoor unit. Both sets circulate refrigerant and transfer heat. They are crucial to the cooling process.
If you enjoy tackling do-it-yourself maintenance, repairs and improvements, owning a home gives you a wide variety of opportunities. When issues crop up with your home’s heating or cooling, you might be tempted to take on DIY HVAC repairs too. Diagnosing and fixing your heat pump, furnace, air conditioner or other component of your HVAC […]
Warmer temperatures means that you’ll soon be running your air conditioning more often. This can result in higher energy bills if you don’t take steps to keep your HVAC system in good condition. Use the following HVAC maintenance tips to save on energy usage and energy bills this summer.
When you’re planning and packing for your trip, don’t forget to take precautions to protect your home.
If you know how long your home’s cooling and heating systems should last before replacement is necessary, you’ll be better prepared when that time comes. Moreover, following a recommended HVAC maintenance timeline will help your equipment last as long as possible before an upgrade is needed.