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How to Keep Your Air Conditioner from Failing

One factor that can wreck a warm summer’s day in Moline is a failing air conditioner. Your space is typically 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 miserable situation. This condition 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 stop an air conditioner failure and take full advantage of your summer? The key to avoiding a failure and the avoidable air conditioning service appointment is to be proactive! Instead of an emergency air conditioning call, why not plan ahead and schedule preventive maintenance?

A preventive AC maintenance tune-up performed by the team at Freed Heating & Air Conditioning is your first and strongest line of defense against lots of problems that can end in AC failure—and the resulting miserable summer days. We’ll ensure that everything is working as it should and look for things that could be likely problems down the road. We’ll take care of those budding problems before they grow into costly problems that leave you in the boiling heat of summer.

Some other ideas 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 space.
  • Making sure your AC equipment isn’t obstructed 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, contact Freed Heating & Air Conditioning to make sure your AC is primed for the challenge! You’ll be happy you did. Call our team at 309-323-9584 to schedule a regular air conditioning service to keep your AC in great shape and to keep your home cool during the summer months. If you find it more convenient, you can also book an appointment with us online.

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