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What to Expect with an A/C Check-Up

In Houston hot days outnumber the cool ones so it is important to call a professional once a year to give your a/c system a check-up. Here are some of the things you can expect when you decide to get it done.

1: The technician will measure your systems airflow to determine what adjustments can be made to keep a/c unit, tune up, air conditioningyour system performing at maximum capacity.

2: They will take a good look at your outside condenser unit, clean it and remove debris to ensure it is all working properly.

3: They will clean they cooling coils on the inside unit, even with timely filter changes, dust and dirt can build up on the coils and reduce efficiency, a good cleaning will keep the entire system running smoother longer.

4: The tech will also check or even replace your filter and give you guidelines on how often you should be replacing it.

5: They will also use special tools to measure the inside and outside conditions of your home to make sure your thermostat is working correctly. This will also help them determine if any refrigerant needs to be added to your system.

All of these things can make a big difference in how well your air conditioning unit will perform each year and will help to prolong the life of your system. Keeping this habit up yearly will also save you money on energy costs each year. Give the pros a call and get your check-up scheduled.