Preparing Your A/C for the Warmer Months

Stay cool with Taylor!

central air serviceIt looks like it will be hotter than normal summer here in Southern Maryland. Now is the time to ensure that your home’s air conditioning system is up for the job of keeping your home cool and comfy.

You can do that by contacting Taylor to schedule your annual maintenance inspection for your home’s A/C system.

Our licensed, experienced, and knowledgeable service professionals will ensure that all A/C system components are in good operating order, lubricate it if required, and that your air conditioning system has adequate refrigerant.

The inspection includes cleaning, inspecting, and testing all components of the system to ensure optimal function. This also gives them the chance detect and fix problems before they become more serious and cause a breakdown of the A/C system.

In the summer, air conditioning accounts for about half of your home’s energy expenses. A well-maintained A/C runs at peak efficiency, keeping energy costs in check while keeping your home comfortable.

This is the time to get your air conditioning serviced, since heating season is coming to an end and cooling season has yet to begin. You’ll be able to schedule an appointment for a time most convenient for you. And if there are issues, they can be resolved now before you need to turn on the air conditioner.

How can I help my A/C work better?

While a professional air conditioning service technician should undertake the inspection, you should also do your part to keep your home’s air conditioning functioning smoothly and efficiently with these easy tasks.

When you’re cleaning up your yard, go over to the outdoor A/C unit and clear away sticks, leaves, trash, and other debris from or around it. Trim any landscaping so that there is enough space for the device to work effectively and safely.

Turn on the air conditioner and let it run for about 20 minutes to give it a test. Take careful notes of what you see and hear, as well as what you observed, and let the service technician know.

Upgrade to a programmable or smart thermostat. These can help you save money on your cooling costs by 10% without you having to sacrifice any comfort.

Be ready for the first heatwave! Contact us today to schedule your air conditioning inspection.