How to Help Your Air Conditioner Run at Peak Performance08/03/2016 Your air conditioner works overtime for you all summer long. With all this consistent work, it’s important to keep up with typical air conditioner service to counteract all the wear and tear on your AC. We can help you keep your system operating well for lengths of time and keep you content too. Here are some things you can do to make sure your air conditioner is executing at top performance this year and every year. Check and Regularly Change Air Filters Monitoring and replacing your air filter is a simple task to do, but it’s also really easy to forget about. Write it on your agenda, because a dirty air filter can affect your air conditioner’s effectiveness and your indoor air quality. With congested filters, your air conditioner will have to work longer to keep your home cool—and that could reduce its lifespan. When it comes to indoor air quality, swapping your air filter is crucial. Dirt, dust, pollen and other pollutants will pass through your living space if you have a soiled air filter. Preserving a clean air filter is imperative to keeping allergies and asthma from flaring up. It may seem clear, but operating your air conditioner without a filter in place is an awful choice. Dirt and debris freely flowing through your system could cause severe issues. Schedule Air Conditioner Service Your air conditioner is a big investment and you want get the most out of it. That’s why you should never skip yourregular air conditioner service appointments. During these appointments, our certified technicians inspect your system and identify any potential problems with your air conditioner. It’s more cost effective and less stressful to correct small problems before they become big problems. Your professional air conditioner service could keep your AC running more efficiently, improve your indoor air quality, and prolong the life of your system. It will include checks of all the following and more: Electrical connections Refrigerant charge Coils Air filters At Southern Heating & Cooling Inc., we work to keep your system running at peak performance. Your air conditioner service will provide you peace of mind that your system is operating as it should and keeping your home comfortable when you need it most. With a simple phone call to 256-574-1300 or by scheduling an appointment online, you can help the performance of your air conditioner and save on utility bills.