Filter! Filter! Filter!
- Be sure to clean your filter or change your filter once per month no matter what type filter it is.
- Keep weeds and trees away from the outdoor condenser.
- Performing regular maintenance on your system by a qualified air conditioning contractor to keep your equipment at peak performance.
The most important one item to proper maintenance of your air conditioning system is a clean filter. Disposable filters need replacing at least monthly and washable filters need proper cleaning at least monthly.
Our technicians will be glad to give you tips on cleaning your filters and suggestions on the correct filter for your system. Not all systems can use the same type or quality filter. Our technicians will let you know the importance of the appropriate filter for your system. Dirt and neglect are the #1 causes of heating and cooling system failure. One of the most important steps you can take to prevent future problems, avoid water damage and unwanted costs is proper maintenance. Improving the performance of your existing system can save on your energy cost.
Keep your heating and cooling systems at peak performance by having a contractor perform maintenance on your equipment. Some homeowners prefer their maintenance twice per year – once before the cooling season and again maintenance before the heating season. Other homeowners prefer annual maintenance.
Energy Savings = Saving Money
A great energy-saving opportunity is changing the temperature on your thermostat when you are not home to a more energy efficient setting such as raising the temperature setting to 80 degrees in the summer and lowering to 65 degrees in the winter. Some homeowners have programmable thermostats installed for just this purpose.
Proper sizing of your equipment saves you money.
Cleaning your filter or changing your filter once per month no matter what type filter it is.
Keep weeds and trees away from the outdoor condenser.
Performing regular maintenance on your system by a qualified air conditioning contractor to keep your equipment at peak performance.
Heat pump systems save in energy cost by supplying 3 BTU’s of heat per kilowatt where as electric strip heaters supply 1 BTU of heat per kilowatt.
Energy efficiency in the cooling mode is rated by SEER – seasonal energy efficiency rating. The minimum rating to date is 13 SEER.
Energy efficiency in the heating mode is rated by HSPF – heating seasonal performance factor.