How will you decide which system to purchase? What size do you buy? What features will you need? It can overwhelming to shop since so many new features are coming out what you need.
Know the name and type of your HVAC system you currently have before calling someone to fix it. This will enable you to give your chosen contractor any information that can help them.
If you are having issues with your HVAC, check out each room in your house before calling for assistance. This information will help the repairman determine where the problem is and how to fix it.
Clean your condenser’s fan and coils come spring. Clean off any leaves or debris from your external condenser unit regularly.
Clean the debris on your outdoor condenser unit. You don’t know when things are going to pile up, especially after a windy or rainy storm, and that can throw a wrench in your system. It can also cause the unit to overheat and break down.
Don’t let grass clippings pile up against your outside unit. Aim your grass in a different direction from the unit. This also applies when you are taking care of the leaves in the yard.
Sae 20 Oil
Lubricate your fan condenser once a year. You can easily find the ports have a rubber or metal cap. Use SAE 20 oil that is non-detergent and lightweight, detergent-free SAE 20 oil, putting 10 drops in each port.
Turn off outdoor condensers you have when weather turns cold. This means that you should be done when the weather falls under 60 degrees Farenheit. This simple tip will help keep it in good condition for many years to come.
It can feel overwhelming or confusing to choose an HVAC system. However, you are now armed with the information you need to make it an easy choice. Read these tips again if needed, and maintain a great HVAC system.