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Confused About Getting The Right HVAC Help? This Article Will Help!

TIP! Be aware of the type of system that is installed in your home prior to calling a contractor to fix it. Find out the brand and model and, if possible, dig out the maintenance history.

Your home’s HVAC system is very important; neglecting it is not a good idea. Do you want to understand how to keep it in the best condition? This article is for you!

TIP! Clean your fan and coils when the weather begins to warm. Except when you do superficial cleaning, you need to always make sure the power is off on the unit.

Before you contact people to assist you in getting your system fixed, know what kind of system you’re working with in the first place. Know the brand name and model number. It is also helpful to have the maintenance history. Then, you’ll be ready to tell the contractor what they need to know.

TIP! Clean the condenser on your debris regularly. You don’t know the amount of stuff that can pile up right after heavy winds or a storm.

Before an HVAC expert comes to your home to do any repair work, walk around the home and check out the temps in every room. Find out which rooms are hot and which are cold. Figuring this out will the contractor to diagnose the issues and quickly get to work on fixing it.

TIP! Don’t let grass clippings pile up against your outdoor condenser. Get the grass shot away from your unit.

To make sure your condenser fan works properly, keep the fan blades and the coils clean. The power to the unit should be removed before you begin any maintenance, even cleaning. Clean off any leaves or debris from your external condenser unit.

TIP! Some fan condensers may contain oil parts, and if yours does, ensure it is lubricated at least once per year. Such ports tend to have coverings made of rubber or metal.

Each spring, try cleaning the fan blades and coils on the condenser fan. Shut the power off before you do anything. Secondly, pop the grill off, take the blades off and clean them as well as the actual unit.

TIP! If you need to decide the best place to put your outdoor compressor unit, consider putting it in a location that is in the shade. Your unit won’t have to work as hard to cool the inside air if the outside air it sucks from is cooler.

Your outdoor HVAC units might suffer when your trees lose leaves. Frequently clean the fan grill when trees are shedding leaves. The fan needs unobstructed air flow, and if debris is blocking this air flow, then your system could suffer.

TIP! To boost the efficiency of your HVAC system, you should put your unit in a shady place. As it brings in cool air to cool, you will save a lot of money.

If you have a fan condenser with oil ports, it needs to be lubricated every year. You’ll find these ports are covered with a metal or rubber cap. Your oil should be an SAE 20. This particular oil is very lightweight and it only requires about 10 drops per port.

TIP! Make sure you have your HVAC system checked at least twice a year. The fall and spring are the optimal times for this maintenance.

Doing yearly maintenance on your HVAC is vital to preventing expensive repairs. When a heating and cooling system fails, it can cost thousands. Remember these suggestions to minimize your risks.

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