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HVAC Advice From The Experts In The Field

TIP! Tour your home before calling a contractor. Make note of which rooms are cold and which are hot.

An HVAC unit must be properly maintained in order to work properly. You may be tempted to spend a lot on these units. The article below can help you learn about HVAC systems and tell you how to keep them running efficiently to avoid paying for expensive issues.

TIP! Clean the coils of your condenser fan each month. Always turn the unit off before you do anything to it, including leaning.

If your HVAC system is acting up, take a tour of the house prior to calling a professional. Jot down the rooms that are hot and the ones that are cold. You can then relay this information to the technician so that they can more easily figure out what the problem is.

TIP! You should clean your condenser fan’s blades and coils every spring. Before you get started, cut the power.

Before the summer you should clean out your condenser fan’s blades and coils. Turn off your power before doing any job like this. Keep the exterior of the condenser unit free of debris.

TIP! If the condenser fan has oil parts, then you need to lubricate it at least once per year. They generally have a rubber or metal cap on them.

If you have outside condenser units, make sure to regularly clean the debris that builds up. After a wind or rain storm things may pile up, causing problems with your HVAC system. It can overheat, leading to disaster within your system.

Boost energy efficiency by putting your condenser unit in the shade. Your air conditioner won’t have to work so hard if the air is sucks in is already cool.

TIP! To increase the efficiency of your HVAC unit, be sure to keep it in the shade. The unit will have to do less work cooling this air.

It is a good idea to replace single-paned windows with ones that have double panes. Windows that are double pane keep the cool air in and can greatly reduce the amount of time your air conditioner will need to run. This also helps retain heated air during the colder months.

TIP! Have the HVAC system serviced twice per year. This should happen in the fall and the spring.

A programmable thermostat can really help you out when it comes to your power bills. You have greater control over the temperature settings with these. Furthermore, there are a few programmable thermostats that you can control from your computer or any other web-connected device.

TIP! Putting in a programmable thermostat is a smart way to cut back on air-conditioning costs. This will help you to keep the temperature at optimal levels.

As stated above, your HVAC system is very important and you need to keep it running right. The above tips will make sure you will keep repairs to a minimum. Remember that not following them could end up costing you thousands of dollars.

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