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TIP! Know what you need before you hire a contractor. You might not be able to get a price quote unless you let the contractor see your current system first.

Many people simply ignore their HVAC system until it is too late. Once you reach this point, maintenance is forgotten and expensive repairs become mandatory. It isn’t easy finding a repair man that you can rely on. The tips listed here will help you go through the process.

TIP! Clean the fan blades and coils on the condenser fan every spring. First, turn off the power so that nothing will move as you are working on it.

Before making that repair phone call, make sure you know the specifics about your particular system. Learn the brand and the model. This will enable you to give your chosen contractor any information they might need.

TIP! Be careful when doing yard work that you do not get debris on or in your unit. Aim the grass clippings in the other direction.

It is important to have some knowledge of your present system and needs before calling a contractor. It will be difficult for an HVAC contractor to provide you with an estimate on the phone without knowing what your current setup is. It will be more difficult for him to assist you over the phone without the information readily available. So, figure out this information before anything else.

TIP! HVAC units may suffer when leaves are falling off the trees. Make sure the unit’s fan grill is cleaned frequently when the leaves begin to fall.

You should clean your condenser fan’s blades and coils every spring. First, make sure the power is off to ensure nothing moves while you are working. Remove the grill and the blades, and then you can give them all a gentle clean.

TIP! A good place to place your compressor unit outside is in a shady spot. When your unit is bringing in cool air, it will not have to work as hard to cool the air as it moves it inside, boosting efficiency.

Keep your outdoor units free of debris when your cutting grass. Aim the grass in a different direction from the unit. This applies when you are taking care of the leaves in the yard.

TIP! If you want things to be more efficient, get new units outside or have your current one moved into the shade. It will help you save on your energy bill when you do this.

Check to determine if the fan condenser on your HVAC system is equipped with oil ports, and if it is, be sure to lubricate every year. You will see rubber or metal caps covering the ports. Choose a SAE 20 oil whch is lightweight and non-detergent and place 10 drops or less into each port, ensuring it doesn’t overfill.

TIP! Regular maintenance of your unit should be performed annually. During the service check, the system motor will be inspected, the moving parts will be oiled and the freon levels will be checked These easy to do things are going to allow your system to run its best.

This article has given you some great tips about HVAC systems that you may not have been familiar with before. These suggestions should help you in understanding your unit and how to repair or replace it. Use this advice to get the right one.

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