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The More You Know, The More Of A Master Of HVAC You’ll Be

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.

Who would want to come home to find a malfunctioning HVAC system waiting for them? A properly working HVAC system keeps your home comfortable, and you must take care of it. Read on to learn how to properly maintain your unit.

TIP! What do you need done? Know this before calling a contractor. You might not be able to get a price quote unless you let the contractor see your current system first.

Before calling for help, know the system you have. You need to know who manufactured the product and the item number. Also, get the maintenance records from your files if you have them. This helps make sure the contractor has the information they will need.

TIP! Clean your condenser’s fan blades and coils come spring. Always turn the unit off before you do anything to it, including leaning.

If your HVAC doesn’t seem to be working properly, check things out yourself prior to calling in a technician. You will be looking to see which of your rooms feel hotter or colder than they should be. You can then relay this information to the technician so that they can more easily figure out what the problem is.

TIP! When you cut the grass, don’t cover the outdoor units with their clippings. Aim your grass cuttings in a direction away from your unit.

Before selecting a HVAC repairman, know what you need done. This will make the quote process much easier. It will be even harder if you cannot explain what you have done. Thus, it is worthwhile to have this knowledge ahead of time.

TIP! Your outdoor HVAC units might suffer when your trees lose leaves. Whenever leaves are falling, consistently clean the fan grill.

By the end of spring, the fan blades and coils of your condenser should be thoroughly cleaned, so operation can proceed with greater efficiency. Shut off power before working or cleaning your system. Clean off any leaves or debris from your external condenser 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. The cooler air entering the unit will require less work to get to the proper temperature.

You should clean your condenser fan’s blades and coils every spring. Turn it off first so you don’t get hurt or break something. Take the grill off and pull the blades out to clean them.

TIP! Be sure you have the HVAC unit in your home checked about two times every year. This should happen in the fall and the spring.

Use the tips from this article to help your system run smoothly. It’s never a good feeling to come home to a broken HVAC system. Having to deal with repair costs makes things harder. Use these tips to help avoid costly problems. Use them to maintain your unit.

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