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TIP! Before you start calling to find someone to fix your unit, make sure you know the type of system that is installed. Learn the brand, model, and if you have it, the maintenance history.

Your home is only enjoyable when it’s comfortable. Since this is the case, it’s good to keep the HVAC system in a home working well. Maintenance is key. The following advice will help you keep your HVAC in great shape.

TIP! If you’ve been having trouble with an HVAC system, look around your home before calling in people to help. Find out which rooms are hot and which are cold.

Before calling someone to repair your system, make sure you know what kind of HVAC system you actually have. Write down the make, model, and any maintenance history. Then, you’ll be ready to tell the contractor what they need to know.

TIP! Help the outside condenser fan run efficiently by cleaning the coils and fan blades before the summer starts. Before you do clean the coils and fan blades, always take the precaution of turning off all power to the unit.

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. Make a list of the temperatures in each room and whether they are hot or cold. Doing so can help your technician fix your HVAC issue quickly.

TIP! Outdoor condenser units need to be cleaned regularly. Wind can pile up all sorts of debris against its grill.

Clean your condenser’s fan blades and coil in the spring. Shut the power off before you do anything. Pull out each of the blades and clean them one by one.

TIP! Clean the fan blades and coils in your condenser each spring. First, turn the power off so nothing moves when you’re working with it.

Make sure clippings don’t get on your outdoor units when your mowing your lawn. Have the grass shoot in the opposite direction. Do the same when blowing snow or leaves.

TIP! Make sure you have your HVAC system checked at least twice a year. Most homeowners choose to have their unit inspected during the spring and the fall months.

As you notice the tress begin to lose their leaves, keep an eye on your outdoor condenser unit. When you see nearby trees shedding their leaves, clean the fan grill on your unit constantly. An obstruction, such as a leaf, prevents the maximum amount of cool air from entering the system.

TIP! You can keep energy costs in your home lower by choosing to have professional maintenance done on your HVAC unit. When they come out for a service visit, expect inspections of freon levels and the motor, and they will oil all the moving parts.

To increase the efficiency of your HVAC unit, be sure to keep it in the shade. The air in the shade is cooler and can help save on energy costs.

TIP! Shut off the air conditioning if nobody is home. When it’s off the house will get hot, but only by a certain amount.

Now you know just how to get a quality HVAC system. Do not let neglect cause major issues. Use the information above to make sure it’s doing well, so that you don’t get home and find your home is too cold or too hot.

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