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Rather than sitting around in McAllen for a problem to come along with your AC, why not prevent the problem all together? To do so, your HVAC unit must be serviced, even if there is no manifestation of problems. Luckily, each of the following preventative maintenance tasks are painless, low-cost and quick:

  • Change the air filter: Indoor air quality, energy efficiency and Cooling potential will {all be detrimentally affected by a dirty a/c unit filter which can put more strain on the AC. They should be typically inspected and swapped if required every month depending on a/c unit usage, pets and dirt.  To an ac unit a nasty filter is like having you to run a long race while wearing a mask.

  • Check out insulation around the building: The insulation that keeps the home heated in the winter serves to keep it refreshing during summer. Inspect all of the doors in the house to make certain the weather stripping is still making a seal, and modify the thresholds if required to fend off a crack along the underside of the door. Crawlspaces, attics and basements can be causes of air leaks, so Survey all of them for cracks in insulation and increase insulation as required. For windows with opening upper halves, make sure the top half is secured. This can create a security risk and also allows in humidity.

  • Use floor and ceiling fans when possible: An overhead fan can definitely make a place to feel several degrees cooler, granting the homeowner to upturn the temperature on the thermostat and lower air conditioning unit run time. During the summer days, the fan can be scheduled to oscillate in a counterclockwise direction to drive cooler air down and make a breeze effect.

  • Utilize a programmable or smart thermostat: Programmable and Smart thermostats allow homeowners to savor their own preferred colder temperatures while at their home, but more predominantly they can be arranged to lessen a/c unit run times when nobody is there. Schedule the thermostat up for workdays and when the home is empty and lower for weekends and evenings. Homeowners will save a wonderful amount on the energy bill by doing this at the same time feeling no evident change. On times when the temperature is over 90 degrees, set the thermostat at seventy five or lower. Humidity and heat can build up fast inside your home, and it is best not to stress the ac unit as it turns on.

  • Be aware of causes of heat: Cooking in an oven or on a stove top frequently or for long number of time, lighting numerous candles and leaving incandescent lamps running will all increase unpredictable amounts of heat to the building. Running various appliances together can also add both humidity and heat to the residence. Choosing colder foods for summer such as salads and sandwiches will still provide fresh {options}choices} while lowering heat. Be sure to only light occupied places as needed, and consider picking air fresheners over scented candles during the summer days as well.

For all of your a/c unit related needs, there’s no better company in Edinburg, Texas than Cytech Heating & Cooling. We value quality customer service and need to make sure we do absolutely everything we can to make our customers elated. No matter whether you’re in need of emergency AC repair, scheduling annual maintenance, or just looking in to 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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