Air conditioners are often neglected because homeowners do not realize that they, like other major appliances, require regular maintenance. In fact, sometimes manufacturer warranties are dependent upon annual air conditioner tune-up services. You might be asking yourself, “How important is an air conditioner tune-up in the office season?” Actually, the off season is one of the best times to get your air conditioner serviced because heating and cooling technicians often have more availability during this time, as most people wait until spring or even summer to have their air conditioning system serviced by a professional.
A heating and cooling technician can examine the air conditioner for leaks, and sometimes they can identify potential leaks or other problems and take corrective action, thereby avoiding air conditioner failure when you rely upon it the most. They can also share tips with you such as the importance of keeping the condenser clean by using a hose working from top to bottom on all four sides.
Air conditioners never fail at a good time. They always seem to go when you rely upon them most. Take advantage of s slightly slower time of the year for heating and cooling experts and have your air conditioner serviced. If you choose to seek air conditioner services in the fall, it is best to do it as early as possible in the fall. If you wait too long, you will be competing with those seeking furnace tune-up services before the upcoming cold season.
Finally, sometimes heating and cooling experts can determine that due to condenser age or condition that is best to replace the air conditioner rather than fix it. If this information is shared in the fall, homeowners have several months to budget their money so they are in a better financial position by springtime before the weather becomes unbearable.
Whether you have neglected your air conditioner for years, or you’d like to schedule an appointment for regular AC maintenance, contact the professionals at All Heating and Cooling today!