Tips for getting your air conditioner ready for summer

With summer fast approaching, more Frederick County residents will be using their air conditioners than ever before because air conditioning directly affects the quality of our lives here.

The good news about using an air conditioner during the summer months in Frederick is that your energy bills don’t have to go up each time that you use it. You keep your bills low if you follow these preventative maintenance tips.

Tip #1 – Change Your Air Filter Every One to Three Months

Depending on how often you use your air conditioner this summer, you may need to change your air conditioner filter every one to three months.

Changing the filter regularly will help your air conditioner to continue performing at optimal capacity and this also means that it’s not going to have to run as long and hard to keep your home or office cool this summer.

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Tip #2 – Get Your Air Conditioner Tuned Up Before the Summer Begins

Now is the perfect time to ensure that your air conditioner is functioning normally and ready for the summer months ahead by scheduling an air conditioner tune-up.

An air conditioner tune-up will help you to have confidence that your air conditioner is in proper running order and will be able to withstand high use during the months ahead.

Tip #3 – Replace Air Conditioners That Are More Than 10 Years Old

Thanks to freon phase out, it’s going to become more costly to recharge older air conditioners with freon.

If you’ve been thinking about replacing your air conditioner but have been holding off on replacing it due to cost, contact us today and let our team amaze with how affordable a new air conditioner can be.

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Contact Dave’s Cooling and Heating

To earn more about the air conditioner repair, replacement, or HVAC services we can offer you, contact us today by calling (301) 401-2780 or click here to connect with us online.

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