How to Prevent Air Conditioning Problems

May 18, 2017

Many homeowners ask what they can do to help stop cooling equipment repair problems in addition to changing their air filter monthly. Boehmers/Cronin Emery Home Services by Enercare is here with a few recommendations to help your A/C system keep up with the heat of summer.

Turn off your equipment while mowing.

To help stop lawn clippings from getting into your outside A/C equipment, turn your thermostat to “off” while you are mowing. You should also keep the outdoor system clear from any obstructions so it has enough room to perform properly.

Keep air supply vents open and free from obstruction.

To ensure proper airflow, make sure your return air grills are open and have plenty of room around them.

Get routine pest control service.

Bugs can make their way into the electrical components within your outdoor air conditioning equipment. These bugs could actually cause the equipment to malfunction so spreading an environmentally safe pesticide around the base of your outdoor system can help prevent insect infestation issues.

Get your seasonal tune-up.

Boehmers/Cronin Emery Home Services by Enercare offers air conditioning maintenance plans to provide homeowners with a proactive approach to taking care of your equipment. Yearly maintenance is important not just to keep your cooling system working properly, but also to keep your warranty valid.

Are you having issues with your air conditioning system? Call Boehmers/Cronin Emery Home Services by Enercare today at 519-804-1617 and we’ll send one of our experts out to get you cooling again in no time.