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Instead of waiting in Palmhurst for a repair to happen with your AC, why not stop the problem in the first place? To do so, your a/c unit must be serviced, even if there are no suggestion of trouble. Luckily, each of the following maintenance tasks are easy, economical and quick:

  • Replace the air filter: Indoor air quality, energy efficiency and Cooling potential can {all be negatively impacted by a nasty air conditioner filter which will put more strain on the AC. These should be normally checked and swapped if needed every 30 days depending on air conditioning unit usage, cats and dogs and filth.  To an HVAC unit a grimy filter is like requiring you to sprint a long race while wearing a mask.

  • Review insulation around the home: The exact insulation that keeps the dwelling warm in the winter serves to keep it cool during summer. Investigate all the doors in the building to make sure the climate stripping is still producing a seal, and fix the thresholds if required to avert a hole by the bottom of the door. Crawlspaces, attics and basements can all be sources of air leaks, so Inspect them for rifts in insulation and add insulation as necessary. For windows with opening upper halves, make sure the top half is closed. This poses a security risk and also lets in humidity.

  • Utilize floor and ceiling fans if available: An overhead fan can indeed cause a room to feel several degrees colder, allowing the homeowner to upturn the temperature on the control and dwindle A/C run time. During the summer months, the fan should be arranged to run in a counterclockwise direction to drive colder air down and spawn a breeze effect.

  • Utilize a programmable or smart thermostat: Programmable and Smart thermostats bring the ability for homeowners to appreciate their own preferred cooler temperatures while at home, but more importantly they can be arranged to cut air conditioning run times when the house is empty. Adjust the thermostat up for workdays and when nobody is there and trim down for weekends and evenings. Home owners should save an extraordinary chunk on the energy bill by doing this while aware of no serious difference. On times when the temperature is over 90 degrees, set the thermostat at 75 or lower. Humidity and heat can develop up fast inside homes, and it is good not to stress the air conditioning unit as it turns on.

  • Be smart with sources of heat: Cooking in an oven or on a stovetop frequently or for great number of time, burning many candles and leaving incandescent bulbs running can all add unpredictable amounts of heat to the building. Running multiple appliances together will also increase both humidity and heat to the building. Choosing colder foods for summer such as salads and sandwiches can still give fresh {options}choices} while lowering the temperature. Be sure to only keep the lights on in occupied places as required, and think about picking air fresheners over scented candles during the summer days as well.

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


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