It is frustrating to have a failing HVAC system when the weather is at it’s peak.Learning what you can about your HVAC system will help you choose the right person to repair it. Read on to find out more about that.
Know the name and type of system before calling someone to fix it. This will enable you give the new contractor the necessary information.
If your HVAC is running into problems, do a tour of your house before you call in help. This will help the contractor determine what the problem is and how to fix it.
Know what you want done before you select an HVAC contractor. It will be difficult for an HVAC contractor to give you a price estimate over the phone without knowing what your current setup is. It will be way more hard if you over the phone without the information readily available.
Clean the fan blades and coils come spring. Clean the outside of your condenser unit.
Clean any debris that accumulates on your condenser unit. You never know when things can pile up, especially after a windy or rainy storm, and that can ruin your system. It can cause your system by overheating.
Turn it off first so nothing moves. Next, pop the grill off, pull out the blades and start cleaning them and the unit itself off gently.
Lubricate your condenser once each year. You will notice these ports covered with rubber or metal cap covering them. Use a lightweight, detergent-free SAE 20 oil, but make sure to avoid overfilling them.
Getting an HVAC professional is vital to your installation process. When you start the search armed with good information, it is much simpler and quicker. Hopefully you are now prepared to tackle any issue that may come up with your HVAC system.