Getting Your Air Conditioner Ready for Summer04/13/2017Summer is upon us! Many of us are eager for warmer weather and some peaceful summer days. To optimize your comfort and actually relax, make sure your air conditioner is ready for the summer heat. One of the keys to a enjoyable summer in Boynton Beach is a reliable, efficient air conditioner. While A2Z Air Inc consistently recommends staying on track with annual preventive air conditioning service, we’ve got several tips to help keep your air conditioner running this season. First, another time to recall the golden rule of HVAC: monitor your air filter consistently! Replace your air filter per the manufacturer’s recommendation. Remove any covering from your air conditioning unit if it was covered for the cold weather. Starting your air conditioner in advance of removing the cover can seriously damage it and result in costly air conditioner service calls. Plants, leaves, tall grass and debris placed close to your outside unit can reduce your AC’s functionality. cut the grass, remove any debris and clear away overgrowth that blocks your unit before you turn it on this summer. Be sure to check the surroundings at least monthly to keep it open and increase airflow through your air conditioner. To provide the best air quality and that your air conditioner is running efficiently, have your ducts cleaned regularly. It’s also a great idea to have your ducts inspected for leaks to establish that all that cooled air is going where you want it and not getting out through gaps. Consider putting in a programmable thermostat to help you manage the efficiency of your air conditioner. Take a look at the slab your air conditioner unit is placed on. These straightforward steps can save you from additional air conditioning service and keep you cool and comfortable throughout the summer months. If you need to schedule your annual air conditioner service, or if you want any more tips or information to help get your air conditioner ready for summer and keep it running effortlessly, call A2Z Air Inc in Boynton Beach at 954-562-0009 today. Or, schedule an appointment with us using our useful online scheduler.