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HVAC Tips, Tricks And Techniques You Need

TIP! If you are having issues with your HVAC, do a tour of your house before you call in help. Pay attention to which areas of the house are warm and which ones are cool.

Your cooling and heating is vital to your home. This is the job of the HVAC system, which means that it must be kept it kept operating properly over the years. Without proper care, you won’t be comfortable in your home and you may spend a fortune. Below, you will find some great tips that range from finding a good contractor to ensuring your unit is working properly.

TIP! Cleaning the blades and coils will help the system run better. Turn off the power if you are going to work on your HVAC system.

Tour your home before calling a contractor. Figure out which rooms are too cool or warm. You can then relay this information to the technician so that they can more easily figure out what the problem is.

TIP! To boost the efficiency of your HVAC system, you should put your unit in a shady place. The unit will have to do less work cooling this air.

Know what work you want done before you select an HVAC contractor. It is going to be hard to get a price estimate on the phone if the current system isn’t something they’ve seen. If you can’t explain anything to them, this will be even more difficult. Having this information handy will make the process much smoother.

Regularly remove debris from outside condenser units. Particularly after bad weather, you should inspect your unit. It may begin to overheat, causing massive damage.

TIP! When the weather cools down, turn your outdoor condenser off. If the temperature drops to under 60 degrees, you risk damage to the unit if you leave it on.

Every spring you should clean the coils and fan blades on your condenser fan. Before you get started, cut the power. Next, pop the grill off, put the blades out and start to gently clean them along with the unit.

TIP! In order to keep energy costs down, make sure heating and cooling systems are services at least once per year. During service the technician will check the motor and refill the system fluids.

Lubricate your fan condenser at least once a year. These are usually covered with rubber or metal caps. 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! Make sure that your AC is turned off when you are not using it. When it’s off the house will get hot, but only by a certain amount.

Now you’re better educated when it comes to maintaining your home’s HVAC system. Follow regular maintenance procedures in order to avoid malfunctions. Apply these tips so that you can keep it functioning properly.

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