Air Conditioner Service: Make the Most of Springtime Efficiency04/08/2015 It’s spring in Opelika and it’s the perfect time to schedule your air conditioner service. It’s getting warmer and people are getting spring fever. You can also add saving some money to your reasons for excitement. You shouldn’t have to worry about your air conditioner’s efficiency every time you turn it on. You should be able to just enjoy the cool air without being concerned that you’ve been running it too often. We’ve compiled some ideas for you to manage the efficiency of your air conditioner this spring and summer. Service To be certain your air conditioner is running at peak efficiency all summer, have an air conditioner service completed on your system right before spring begins. Having air conditioner service performed not only helps increase your system’s efficiency but by checking and changing your filters, can combat seasonal allergies by removing dust and dirt built up in your system, which flows throughout your house. This clog can cause respiratory discomfort and illnesses while also reducing your system’s efficiency. While scheduled regular air conditioner service clearly offers many of benefits, one of the biggest benefits is reducing the probability of your system needing a possibly costly AC repair. Annual service will keep your systems operating properly, which helps the life of your system. Crack a Window Some days the weather in Opelika is idyllic. These are the days when you can open your windows and let the cool air come in at night. This gives your air conditioner a chance to rest overnight and in the morning when you close the windows and trap the cool air inside. Make Your Thermostat Work for You Opelika can get steamy in the summer. It only makes sense you’d want to crank the AC up so you can always walk into a refreshingly cool home. This strategy isn’t the best for keeping your system operating efficiently because keeping your thermostat set to a higher temperature in the summer is vital to keeping your energy costs down. If you can keep the difference in the outside temperature and your indoor temperature smaller, you will lower your energy use, and therefore your bill. With regular air conditioner service and making minor changes in your routine, it’s easy to keep your air conditioner at max efficiency this summer in Opelika. You’ll keep both your home and wallet comfortable. Get your air conditioner service scheduled now to gain immediate benefits. Call the experts at Farnell Mechanical, Inc. at 334-524-2458 or contact us online to set up an appointment.