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How to Keep Your Air Conditioner from Failing

One factor that can ruin a warm summer’s day in Auburn is a failing air conditioner. Your space is normally the cool place you rest when you’ve had enough of the heat outdoors. But when it’s actually WARMER inside than it is outside, it can be a pretty devastating situation. This state calls for an air conditioning service, and you’ve got more exciting things to do with your time than wait for your AC to get fixed. So, how can you prevent an air conditioner failure and take full advantage of your summer? The key to avoiding a failure and the inevitable air conditioning service appointment is to be proactive! Instead of an emergency air conditioning call, why not plan ahead and book preventive maintenance?

A preventive AC maintenance appointment performed by the team at Forster Heating is your first and strongest line of defense against a number of problems that can cause an AC failure—and the resulting miserable summer days. We’ll make sure that everything is running as it should and monitor for things that could be potential problems down the road. We’ll take care of those potential problems before they grow into costlier problems that leave you in the sweltering heat of summer.

Some other tips you can do to help keep your air conditioner working as it should are:

  • Regularly checking and changing your air filter to keep air flowing efficiently through your house.
  • Making sure your AC equipment isn’t clogged by any plant life or debris. Check to ensure that your air returns aren’t covered by furniture or drapery or anything else that could affect airflow. The harder your AC has to work, the less efficient it’ll be—and the more likely it’ll be to break down earlier in its life.

Before things heat up this summer, reach out to Forster Heating to make sure your AC is prepped for the challenge! You’ll be pleased you did. Call the experts at 530-885-8081 to schedule a regular air conditioning service to keep your AC in tip-top shape and to keep your home cool throughout summer. If you find it easier, you can also schedule an appointment with us online.

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