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How to Keep Your Air Conditioner from Failing

One thing that can wreak havoc on a warm summer’s day in Sylmar is a failing air conditioner. Your space is usually the cool place you go 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 condition calls for an air conditioning service, and you’ve got more fun things to do with your vacation 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 preventing a failure and the avoidable air conditioning service appointment is to be proactive! Instead of an emergency air conditioning repair, why not plan ahead and book preventive maintenance?

A preventive AC maintenance tune-up performed by the experts at American Premier Heating & Air Conditioning is your first and greatest line of defense against a number of problems that can cause an AC failure—and the resulting miserable summer days. We’ll ensure that everything is operating as it should and look for things that could be possible problems in a matter of time. We’ll take care of those impending problems before they grow into costlier problems that leave you in the scorching heat of summer.

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

  • Frequently checking and switching your air filter to keep air flowing efficiently through your space.
  • Ensuring 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, contact American Premier Heating & Air Conditioning to make sure your AC is prepped for the challenge! You’ll be glad you did. Call our team at 818-275-0897 to book a regular air conditioning service to keep your AC in optimal shape and to keep your home cool throughout summer. If you find it simpler, you can also schedule an appointment with us online.

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