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Instead of sitting around in Alton for a problem to to be needed with your air conditioning unit, why not thwart the repair in the first place? To do so, your HVAC unit must be maintained, even when there is no hint of trouble. Luckily, each of the following preventative maintenance tasks are painless, economical and quick:

  • Change the air filter: Indoor air quality, energy efficiency and Cooling potential can {all be negatively impacted by a nasty ac unit filter which can put more strain on the motor and blower. They should be routinely inspected and replaced if needed every 30 days depending on HVAC unit usage, pets and dust.  To an AC a grimy filter is like asking you to sprint a marathon while wearing a mask.

  • Check insulation everywhere around the residence: The exact insulation that keeps the residence warm in winter serves to keep it refreshing during summer. Check out all of the doors in the home to make certain the weather stripping is still making a seal, and adjust the thresholds if mandatory to avert a crack along the bottom of the exit. Crawlspaces, attics and basements can be causes of air leaks, so Review all of them for rifts in insulation and add insulation as paramount. For windows with opening upper halves, make sure the top half is fastened. This poses a security risk and also lets in humidity.

  • Use floor and ceiling fans if possible: An overhead fan can definitely make a room to feel multiple degrees cooler, granting the homeowner to increase the temperature on the control and lower air conditioner run time. During the summer months, the fan should be set to oscillate in a counterclockwise direction to drive cooler air down and form a breeze effect.

  • Utilize a programmable or smart thermostat: Programmable and Smart thermostats bring the ability for home owners to enjoy their preferred colder climate while at home, but more notably they can be arranged to diminish air conditioning run times when nobody is there. Set the thermostat higher for workdays and during periods of vacancy and dwindle for weekends and evenings. Homeowners should save an unpredictable amount on the energy bill by doing this while sensing no noticeable difference. On times when the temperature goes over 90 degrees, set the thermostat at seventy-five or lower. Humidity and heat might build up swiftly indoors, and it is best not to stress the air conditioning unit as it turns on.

  • Be smart with sources of warmth: Cooking in an oven or on a stove-top regularly or for long amounts of time, lighting many candles and leaving incandescent lamps on can all increase remarkable quantity of heat to the residence. Running multiple appliances simultaneously may also raise both humidity and heat to the dwelling. Choosing cooler foods for summer such as salads and sandwiches will still give fresh {options}choices} while lowering heat. Be sure to only keep the lights on in occupied rooms as needed, and think about picking air fresheners over scented candles during the summer months as well.

For all of your a/c unit linked problems, there’s no better service company in Edinburg, Texas than Cytech Heating & Cooling. We value quality customer service and always make sure we do anything we can to make our customers happy. No matter whether you’re in need of emergency A/C repair, scheduling routine maintenance, or just looking into upgrading or replacing an air conditioner, give us a call at 956-630-6645 and we would be happy to help.

 

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