Getting Your Air Conditioner Ready for Summer04/13/2017Summer is here! Many of us are eager for warmer weather and some calm summer days. To boost your comfort and truly relax, make sure your air conditioner is ready for summer’s hottest days. One of the keys to a enjoyable summer in Reeds Spring is a reliable, efficient air conditioner. While All Seasons Comfort Systems Inc always recommends staying current with annual preventive air conditioning service, we’ve got several tips to help keep your air conditioner functioning in the heat. First, another chance to remind you of the golden rule of HVAC: monitor your air filter consistently! Replace your air filter in accordance with the manufacturer’s recommendation. Remove any covering from your air conditioning unit if you opted to have it covered for the cold season. Starting your air conditioner in advance of removing the cover can seriously damage it and cause you costly air conditioner service calls. Plants, leaves, tall grass and debris placed close to your outside unit can reduce your AC’s functionality. cut the grass, get rid any debris and remove overgrowth that obstructs your unit before you run it this summer. be mindful to check the surroundings at least monthly to keep it unobstructed and maximize airflow through your air conditioner. To ensure the best air quality and that your air conditioner is running efficiently, have your ducts maintained regularly. It’s also a good idea to have your ducts inspected for leaks to make sure all that cooled air is going where it should and not escaping through gaps. Consider installing a programmable thermostat to provide assistance to manage the efficiency of your air conditioner. Take a look at the slab your air conditioner unit sits on. These simple steps can save you from additional air conditioning service and keep you cool and comfortable throughout the summer months. If it’s time to schedule your annual air conditioner service, or if you would like any more tips or ideas to help get your air conditioner ready for summer and keep it running smoothly, call All Seasons Comfort Systems Inc in Reeds Spring at 417-739-4606 today. Or, schedule an appointment with us using our convenient online scheduler.