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Learn What You Need To Know Now About Buying The Best HVAC Equipment

TIP! Clean the fan blades and coils on the condenser fan every spring. Turn the power off so nothing moves.

HVAC is made easier when you know certain things. This article will help you understand everything about the HVAC system. If you’re trying to start working on things like this, the below article can help.

TIP! Lubricate your fan condenser at least once a year. You can easily find the ports as they have a rubber or metal cap.

Inspect the temps in your home before you call a service to help you with any HVAC issues you’re having. Find out which rooms are hot and which are cold. The contractor can probably figure out and fix the problem easier.

TIP! Find a place that is shaded for your compressor. The cooler air that the unit can suck in, the less work it will need to do to further cool the air.

Before selecting a HVAC repairman, know what you need done. If you can’t describe the problem, you may not get an accurate quote. It’s even harder if you’re not able to explain what you’ve done. Know this stuff ahead of time.

TIP! Turn off any outdoor condensers you have when the weather gets cold. If temps go below 60 you run the risk of damaging a unit that remains on.

Clean your fan and coils when the weather begins to warm. Always shut off all power to your unit for any work beyond superficial cleaning. Also, make sure you remove any debris or leaves from the condenser unit outside.

TIP! If you can, install double-paned windows throughout your home. Double pane windows help minimize your air conditioning use in the summer by keeping the cooler air inside your home.

If you have units that are condensers outside of the home, keep them free of debris. Leaves, twigs and other troublesome objects can accumulate, particularly after very windy weather, and this will wreak havoc on your system. Overheating can occur, which often spells disaster for your system.

TIP! A programmable thermostat is a simple way to help save money on air conditioning costs. Programmable thermostats can automatically dial back settings, saving you money.

Make certain that you clean your condenser when the weather begins to warm. For safety, always turn the power off first. Take the grill off and pull the blades out to clean them.

TIP! Service your hearing and cooling systems once each year. During service the technician will check the motor and refill the system fluids.

If there are oil ports on your fan condenser, lubricate it annually. You can easily find the ports as they have a rubber or metal cap. Use a lightweight, detergent-free SAE 20 oil, putting 10 drops in each port.

TIP! If there isn’t anyone at home, then there’s no need for the AC unit to be running and wasting electricity. Your home will become somewhat warmer during this time.

As you can see, information goes a long way in understanding. This can help you determine when to call a repairman, when to choose a new system and what to look for in a system. Use the guidelines from here to help you along.

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