Dynamic Mechanical Plumbing Heating & Air Conditioning Blog : Posts Tagged ‘AC Maintenance’

Getting Your AC Ready for Summer

Monday, April 16th, 2018

temperature-gauge-just-rightHere in Connecticut, the winter season can be pretty brutal—and this past one is really resistant to resigning its reign, right? While winters and New England often overshadow the summer weather, the fact is that your air conditioner is no less important than your heating system. If you don’t prepare your air conditioner for the coming summer season—and it is coming, even if it decides to take its time—then you are probably going to find yourself living uncomfortably or requiring air conditioning repair in Wethersfield, CT when the heat returns.

That is why we’ve put together some simple tips for helping your air conditioner get ready for the summer season. You’ll be thanking us when temperatures spike but your home is cool and comfortable within. You don’t just want a decent performance from your AC, and you certainly don’t want to be draining your budget just to keep your home cool and comfortable throughout the summer. Heed these tips, and enjoy the efficient, effective, and reliable cooling that you deserve.

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AC Tip: Keep Your Filter Fresh!

Monday, June 12th, 2017

changing-air-filterQuick, what’s the best way in which to keep your air conditioner working at peak performance and efficiency levels? That’s right: routine air conditioning maintenance. We’re going to assume that was your answer, because the fact that you are reading this blog means that you’ve undoubtedly heard us extol the virtues of regular maintenance previously. While annual maintenance is indeed important, there is one maintenance task that you can handle on your own and which cannot wait for yearly completion. That is changing the air filter in your AC.

Only with a fresh air filter in place will your air conditioner in New Britain, CT operate just the way it should. You deserve nothing less than the best that your air conditioner has to offer, and failing to change your air filter as needed — typically every 1-3 months — is a surefire way to ensure that you don’t get it. Keep the following information in mind, and contact us if you have any questions about what air filters to use or how to get them in and out of your system. 

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It’s Just About Time to Get Your AC Ready for Summer

Monday, March 20th, 2017

AC-being-tuned-upOkay, so it’s not even close to hitting summertime temperatures yet. At least it seems that we may have seen the last snowfall of the year recently. That being said, it is officially spring, even if the weather outside doesn’t want to admit it. That means looking forward to the summer season, and the promise of warm, sunny days after a fairly punishing winter season. Those warm, sunny days meaning that you’ll be turning to your air conditioner before too much loner, so it is time to start thinking about getting your system ready for action.

Over the course of the next few weeks, you can start to get the ball rolling yourself. Shovel any accumulated snow off the top of your outdoor unit, and do your best to clear an area around the system. Remove any coverings that you may have put over the unit. Then, pick up the phone and contact a member of our team to schedule professional air conditioning maintenance in New Britain, CT.

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What Actually Happens During and Air Conditioning Tune-Up?

Monday, June 6th, 2016

We’ve told you previously about how beneficial it is to allow a trained professional to inspect and tune up your air conditioning system on a regular basis. You may still have some questions regarding this vital service, though, including precisely what happens during an AC tune-up. We’d like to take this opportunity to clarify the process for you a bit. As you’ll learn below, there are a number of different tasks completed over the course of an air conditioning tune-up, and they are not the sort of tasks that you can handle on your own. Always hire a trained professional to complete your air conditioning maintenance services. 

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Don’t Overlook Your Air Filter This Summer

Monday, April 18th, 2016

If you are serious about getting a great performance from the air conditioning system in your home, then you absolutely must schedule your air conditioning maintenance services in West Hartford, CT with a skilled, trained professional. There is one specific air conditioning maintenance service that you must handle on your own as needed, though, and that is changing your air filter. You cannot rely solely on your air conditioning maintenance technician when it comes to changing your air filter, as you are only going to be scheduling routine maintenance once or twice a year. Your air filter demands more frequent changing than this, and it is a simple way in which to protect the quality of its operation.

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