Posted on: April 5, 2021
Now that warmer weather is here, homeowners are less concerned about their heating systems and more about ensuring their air conditioning works properly. But what’s the best way to optimize your cooling system and prevent AC malfunctions during the hottest season of the year?
Previously, we gave tips on how to test your air conditioner after winter and how to make sure your AC is truly spring-ready. Now we will follow up by providing a 6-step process for ensuring smooth AC operation during summer.
Of course, if you haven’t already equipped your property with a quality cooling system, or if your current AC is aging beyond function, Spring is a good time to invest in a new AC installation in Moreno Valley, or any of our many service areas throughout South Riverside and San Diego. Read on to learn more.
How do I prepare my air conditioner for the summer?
Living with an AC that can’t keep up with the weather can be extremely frustrating during intense summer days. After all, working up a good sweat hiking down one of the Box Spring Mountains trails is great, but sweating indoors is what we all avoid!
Before you start prepping your AC for summer, you should first unplug the power or switch off the circuit breaker. Keep in mind that the condenser unit contains capacitors that can maintain an electrical charge for up to an hour.
If you feel comfortable, you can follow the steps listed below. Or, if you’re feeling uncomfortable about…