How Can a Tune-Up Help Your Air Conditioner During the Summer Months?06/18/2015 Don’t lead into your summer without a planned air conditioner tune-up from a Central Air Inc professional. We often forget about HVAC maintenance or never give it a sense of urgency, but regular air conditioner maintenance can help your system perform, keeping you cozy and cool all season long. These routine services do more than just keep you cozy, too – they are also vital for your comfort and wallet. What do tune-ups do for my home? Ensure energy efficiency – Maintenance keep your air conditioner operating as effectively as possible, therefore keeping your home more comfy. Air conditioners are investments that need to constantly be maintained, just like any other investment, to check that you are getting full benefits from it. Minimize need for repairs – These warmer months in Portland Metro are the worst time for an air conditioner to break. With annual system maintenance, you won’t have to worry about malfunctions or upkeep in the middle of the summer heat. Our experts can search for warnings and pinpoint problems for your air conditioner and warn you long before any troubles surface. Lower expenses – When your air conditioner is operating at its peak, you could notice a reduction in your energy bills throughout the year. What will take place during an air conditioner tune-up? Refrigerant charge check – Refrigerant levels need to be perfect for your air conditioner to be running correctly. Too little refrigerant can cause further wear on your system, and too much refrigerant will influence how your air cools. Technicians will always examine these levels during an air conditioner service and adjust things fittingly. Filter status check – Air conditioner filters should be changed according to the manufacturer’s suggestions, so the sanitation of your filters will always be checked during a tune-up. Dirty filters force your air conditioner to work harder than it has to and can also cause the air in your home to look and feel muddy. Coil check – Our experts will check that no dust or other particles have accumulated on the outside or indoor coils of your system. This dust can make air conditioners to use more energy than required and is vital to be cleaned. System Operating Check – Our experts will ensure that all operating parts of the air conditioner are functioning cohesively together. Our experts at Central Air Inc in Portland Metro offer excellent and superb air conditioner maintenance, whether it’s just a quick service or a full-on replacement. They are happy to answer any questions you have about your air conditioner whenever you need them via 503-656-1908 or through a scheduled appointment online.