You may feel like it’s nearly impossible to learn too much about HVAC. This doesn’t have to be the case, however, if you just know that you need to take some time to follow this advice. This will be because you are about to be told some good advice on your HVAC system.
Know what type of system you currently have before looking for a repair person. This will enable you can give your chosen contractor any information they need.
Know what you need before you select an HVAC contractor. It will be hard for a contractor to give you with an estimate on the phone without knowing what your current system. It will be more hard if you can’t figure out what they need to do.
Clean the fan blades and coils come spring. Clean the outside of your external condenser unit regularly.
Lubricate your fan condenser once a year. You can easily find these ports as they have a rubber or metal cap. Use a lightweight, detergent-free SAE 20 oil, but make sure to avoid overfilling them.
Put outdoor unit in the shade.
When they visit to service the unit they’re going to inspect the motors, the motor will be inspected, and see how much freon is in your system. These few simple things will keep your system running smoothly.
Do not allow your house get extremely hot. Air conditioners cannot sufficiently cool your home down a home by 20 degrees. If your house’s interior temperature hits 100 degrees Fahrenheit, you will only be able to cool it down to 80. This won’t be a safe and comfortable temperature for you to sleep in.
Having the break down of information should have helped you understand your unit better. Everything will work well for you as long as you follow the advice given here. Use these tips wisely, and you can’t go wrong.