Air Conditioning Maintenance

In Tampa, Florida, air conditioning is not just a luxury, it is a necessity. It is also important that you keep your air conditioner running at maximum efficiency, to save money and energy while keeping your home or office cool. Air conditioners can be expensive and complicated, with both electrical and mechanical systems needing regular checkups. Consider REM Air Conditioning of Tampa to be your partner when it comes time for the regular maintenance of your air conditioning system. With periodic maintenance and diagnostics, you can actually save money by avoiding major repairs or replacement down the road.

Keep Your AC System Running Efficiently

The best way to avoid costly repairs is with a regularly scheduled annual maintenance program from REM. At a reasonable cost, our technicians will routinely test the system, clean all the major components, confirm the appropriate pressure, and generally keep the system running efficiently. There are many factors that can hamper the performance of your air conditioner, making it more costly to operate and less efficient.

AC Filter ChangeDirt or dust in the system can reduce cooling performance and may also risk damaging the air conditioner. Running the system at less than optimal pressure can waste energy and add cost. If you have pets in the home, pet dander and hair can wreak havoc on the HVAC systems of the house. This can decrease the air quality and is especially difficult for those people with respiratory conditions such as asthma. Regular maintenance of your air conditioner from REM will actually reduce the amount of airborne pathogens, and keep everyone in the home healthy, comfortable and cool year round.

The air conditioning professionals at REM Air Conditioning of Tampa understand the importance of the air quality and performance of the system. In Florida, the air conditioner has a direct impact on your lifestyle, your comfort, and your happiness. This is why REM offers comprehensive preventative maintenance.

21-Point Air Conditioning Tune Up

A new air conditioning system can be costly…so prolong the life of your system by performing a tune-up
on your equipment a minimum of once per year.

An annual air conditioning and heating maintenance will keep your system running at peak performance keeping utility bills and costly repairs down. It can also insure your equipment manufacturer’s warranty remains in effect since they usually require annual maintenance.

Our preventive maintenance check up consists of:

  1. Check cooling and heating cycles
  2. Clean and check condenser coil
  3. Check inside evaporator coil
  4. Check blower assembly
  5. Oil fan motors according to recommendations of manufacturer
  6. Calibrate thermostat
  7. Inspect filter and clean washable filers
  8. Inspect safety controls
  9. Monitor starting capacity
  10. Electrically measure amperage draw
  11. Check defrost cycles
  1. Check all electrical control connections and tighten if needed
  2. Clean out drain line and add tablets to drain pan for algae and sludge build up
  3. Check level of outside unit
  4. Check Freon pressures
  5. Inspect breakers
  6. Secure fan blades
  7. Examine heat exchanger
  8. Check heat strips
  9. Check reversing valve
  10. Inspect contactor and relays

Annual AC Maintenance Helps You Save on Big Breakdowns

If you buy a new air conditioner from REM, ask about our preventative maintenance programs. A/C units can be complicated and you will want an excellent service provider. REM technicians do a comprehensive, multi-point inspection with thorough diagnostic testing and more. We take a look at the system as a whole as well as all the individual components. We keep the entire system running at peak performance by performing maintenance activities on an annual schedule.

Your air conditioner is a major investment and also impacts the value of your home. For many people, this is the most expensive appliance they will ever own. As with any investment or major appliance, it is important to regularly service the equipment to avoid costly breakdowns and dips in effectiveness. When your air conditioner is not blowing cool enough air, or enough of it, you are losing money on your energy bills. Dirt in your air conditioning system and ducts can also affect the quality of the air and the quality of your life. While we are happy to sell you a new air conditioner, a simple and reasonably priced maintenance program will extend the life of your air conditioner, and save you money in the long run.

Air Conditioning Maintenance

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