Why You Need Servicing For Your Air Conditioner

Get Air Conditioning Service Done Right

When was the last time you got a new air conditioner? When the unit went in, did you install it yourself? There are plenty of videos out there that can show you, but it might be best to leave it up to a professional. Once your air conditioning unit is in place, there are several things you can do to help maintain it, like change the air filters regularly. But when it comes to an air conditioning service check, it’s best to have a professional do that as well. A trained technician knows the ins and outs of your air conditioner and will get things done right. Here are just a few things the technician will do during an air conditioning service:

Check Refrigerant Levels

Do you know where the refrigerant is kept and what level it needs to be at to keep things working efficiently? The professionals do! They will test for refrigerant leaks using a leak detector tool that you probably don’t have yourself. Any refrigerant that needs to be taken out from the system will be properly disposed of as well.

Inspect Ducts For Leaks

You might not know if some of your ducts have leaks because they aren’t something you’ll notice immediately. A professional can check for leaks and then seal them up. So you don’t have to worry about losing air.

Go Over Thermostat Accuracy

If you have a programmable thermostat, that’s a good way to ensure your home’s air conditioning unit is running efficiently. BUT that’s only If the thermostat works properly The technician can check it out and make sure it’s in working order so you know the temperatures are in the right range.

Clean Coils For Optimal Efficiency

The evaporator and condenser coils get dirty over their months of service. Changing the filter on the unit regularly will prevent them from getting dirty fast, but dirt will still be collected. Having dirt reduces airflow and insulates the coils. They need to be cleaned during your air conditioning service so you can get the high-efficiency output you want.

Prepare For Summer Or Winter Months

When you are about to embark upon colder months, the technician can cover your air conditioner to store it better. Toward the summer months, they can help you prepare the unit so you can use it in a safe and efficient manner.

And Much, More More Occurs During An Air Conditioning Service Check

The list goes on and on. But this gives you an idea of the benefits a professional can provide for your air conditioning unit. The unit will work effectively and efficiently with one of these checks and you don’t have to do a thing but call Stephen’s Plumbing, Heating & Air Conditioning.