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Air Conditioning Maintenance and Servicing

Manufacturer’s recommend regular servicing and inspection for air conditioners. Scheduling regular maintenance, typically early spring, to maintain the units peak energy efficiency and safe operation and extend the life-cycle of the air conditioner.

Without regular maintenance and servicing an air conditioner will use more energy as its efficiency declines resulting from poor performance.

Home owners can provide some basic maintenance but most require a licensed HVAC technician who are skilled and experienced in detecting issues which could lead to bigger, more expensive, problems unless otherwise corrected.

Most manufacturers recommend air conditioner maintenance servicing annually. Maintenance keeps your warranty active
Keeping filters clean and free of dust and debris can lower your energy costs and prolong the life of your air conditioner. Check manufacturer’s recommendation for filter change frequency
You can reduce repair costs by as much as 50% by regularly maintaining and servicing your cooling system
On average the ratio for HVAC equipment costs should equal or be close to 70% preventative maintenance and 30% for repairs

STAT Climate Control Solutions Air Conditioner Maintenance

We provide complete servicing and maintenance for air conditioners including:

Annual Air Conditioner Maintenance Benefits

Regular air conditioner maintenance can identify and prevent future problems before they escalate and become expensive repairs

Your air conditioner will run more efficiently resulting in reduced energy costs for cooling your home

Annual maintenance can be conveniently scheduled according to your availability, before peak cooling is needed
With regular maintenance your air conditioner will last longer and keep your manufacturers warranty valid

Maintenance You Can Do

There are some simple procedures you can do annually to help keep your air conditioner run efficiently.

Change or clean the filters. When airflow becomes obstructed by debris dirt can reach the evaporator coil reducing its heat-absorbing capacity. A dirty filter can increase your energy consumption by as much as 15%.
The air conditioner evaporator and condenser coils collect dust, dirt and debris and need to be cleaned in order for the air conditioner to function at peak performance levels.
Coil fins made of lightweight aluminum can bend and damage easily which can block airflow moving through the coil. Coil fins should be adjusted into near-original condition.
Check condensate drains should be inserted and cleaned if they have become clogged or plugged.
Late in autumn you should cover the central air conditioner to protect it from leaves and debris while also protecting it from Calgary’s winter elements.
STAT Climate Control Solutions’ technicians can also give you other tips, upon assessing your cooling system, for better maintaining your air conditioner upon a scheduled service visit

Tips for Improving AC Performance

Read about tips to improve your air conditioners efficiency and money saving ideas with your cooling system.

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