HVAC Tips

Keep Your HVAC in Top Shape

Maintaining your HVAC doesn’t have to be a big expense! Follow these simple steps to help increase the life and efficiency of your air conditioning unit and keep it running it top condition.

#1: What to do Now:

  • Buy a high-efficiency pleated air filter.

  • Keep AC & heater units free of leaves, pollen & grass.

  • Clear 2 feet of space around outdoor AC & heater units.

#2: What to do Monthly or Seasonally:

  • Inspect refrigerant lines each month.

  • Replace your air filter at least every 30 days.

  • During Summer months, turn off water to the furnace humidifier.

  • In the Fall, replace the humidifier filter and turn on water.

#3: What to do Annually:

  • Replace your carbon monoxide detector battery.

  • Ensure outdoor AC unit is on firm and level ground.

  • Clear AC condensate drain with a bleach/water mixture.