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Rather than waiting in McAllen for a problem to happen with your a/c unit, why not avoid the repair before it happens? To do so, your HVAC unit must be maintained, even when there are no manifestation of trouble. Luckily, each of the following preventative maintenance tasks are uncomplicated, economical and fast:

  • Replace the air filter: Indoor air quality, energy efficiency and Cooling potential will {all be negatively affected by a dusty ac unit filter which can put more stress on the a/c unit. They should be routinely inspected and switched if needed every thirty days depending on air conditioner usage, animals and dust.  To an A/C a dirty filter is like requiring you to run a marathon while wearing a mask.

  • Check out insulation around the dwelling: The same insulation that keeps the residence warm in the winter proves to keep it refreshing during the heat. Check out all the doors in the dwelling to make sure the weather stripping is still producing a seal, and fine-tune the thresholds if needed to avoid a hole along the bottom of the exit. Crawlspaces, attics and basements can all be sources of air leaks, so Inspect all of them for gaps in insulation and add more as necessary. For windows with opening upper halves, make sure the top half is secured. This poses a security risk and also lets in humidity.

  • Utilize floor and ceiling fans when feasible: An aerial fan can definitely make a place to feel a few degrees cooler, allowing the home owner to up the temperature on the control and dwindle A/C run time. During the summer months, the fan can be arranged to run in a counterclockwise direction to drive colder air downward and produce a breeze effect.

  • Use a programmable or smart thermostat: Programmable and Smart thermostats grant home owners to enjoy their own preferred colder climate while at their house, but more importantly they can be adjusted to scale down ac unit run times when the house is empty. Arrange the thermostat up for workdays and when nobody is there and dwindle for weekends and evenings. Homeowners can save a shocking chunk on the energy bill by doing this at the same time sensing no evident difference. On days when the temperature is more than ninety degrees, arrange the thermostat at seventy five or lower. Humidity and heat will develop up expeditiously inside your home, and it is best not to stress the AC as it turns on.

  • Be smart with sources of warmth: Cooking in an oven or on a stove-top frequently or for lengthy measure of time, lighting numerous candles and leaving incandescent lamps running will all increase extraordinary amounts of heat to the residence. Running multiple appliances together will also increase both humidity and heat to the dwelling. Choosing colder foods for summer such as salads and sandwiches can still bring fresh {options}choices} while lowering the temperature. Be sure to only turn on the lights in occupied places as required, and think about choosing air fresheners over scented candles during the summer months as well.

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