The highest temperature levels of the year are around the corner. With summer season formally arrived, it is necessary to bear in mind that cooling isn t only about keeping your home cool and comfortable; increasing temperatures impact us in many ways.
According to NASA, work efficiency decreases by 45% when temperature levels reach 95o F. In addition, high temperatures and humidity can be unsafe for individuals in bad health. Heat worsens the symptoms of MS, and the National Multiple Sclerosis Society states sufferers may qualify for a tax deduction on air conditioning equipment with a doctor s prescription.
Not just does the heat lower work production and exacerbate symptoms of neurological conditions, it might interfere with sleep practices and patterns, making it more difficult to fall asleep and remain asleep.
An appropriately maintained a/c system will help keep homeowners and their households comfy and healthy all summertime long and, if the a/c system is running effectively, can in fact help to lower peak summer energy expenses. Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning, the biggest HVAC company in North America with 90 areas throughout the continent, has actually provided a few suggestions that will assist keep a/c running properly and efficiently during the heat of the summertime.
Cooling equipment should be cleaned every year to keep appropriate function. The manufacturer’s manual usually will explain ways to flush the drain to help avoid mold and mildew from forming in the equipment. This cleaning service is included in every Precision Tune-Up from Service Experts, in addition to cleaning up the outside system to get rid of turf, dirt, and other particles that might be impacting the air conditioning system s ability to work efficiently.
In mild climates, it is fine to turn the air conditioning system off when no one will be home. It normally won’t take an excessive amount of energy to cool the house upon return, depending upon the size of the home. A programmable thermostat allows for the temperature level to be changed up or down from a phone or computer so homeowners can change the temperature before leaving the office to ensure your house is cool upon arrival.
Humidity throughout the summer season typically makes it feel much, much warmer than the actual temperature level. An appropriately created and sized a/c and air ductwork system will get rid of humidity from the air as the cooling system operates. Leaving air supply signs up (space air vents) closed, even in rooms that are not in use, could contribute to poor air flow and increased indoor humidity. Closing air vents might also cause the cooling system to run less effectively and perhaps increase energy expenses, and develop hot spots throughout your house due to the restriction of air circulation.
Throughout a yearly air conditioning tune-up, an HVAC (Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning) technician will assess safety features, fluids, parts, ductwork and other aspects of the system. This assists guarantee the whole comfort system is operating at peak performance. Keep in mind, in numerous cases the manufacturers guarantee isn’t valid if the system doesn’t get a yearly tune-up service, so it is crucial to make sure upkeep is up to date on an air conditioning system to keep the service warranty and lower repair expenses. From June 27th August 19th, Service Experts places will offer sales on Precision Tune-Ups. Discount rates differ by location, from about 30-70% off the routine cost.
If investing in an HVAC system upgrade, know that Lennox is providing up to $1700 off certain equipment this summertime. Service Experts reports that 75% of their protection areas have local refunds available, and all Service Experts locations are providing Lennox Rebates as well as lots of other product and service discounts. These credits can be combined with manufacturers refunds and Service Experts regular monthly payment programs to optimize cost savings to consumers.
Established in 1996, Service Experts is a leading service provider of HVAC repair, upkeep, new equipment sales and associated services to residential and commercial customers in 29 states in the U.S. and three provinces in Canada. Located in Plano, Texas, Service Experts is North America’s largest heating and cooling company, with 90 areas serving around 2,000 homes and businesses, on average, each working day. A/C services include: residential HVAC service and replacement; ancillary residential home services, consisting of plumbing, indoor air quality and energy audits; and commercial HVAC service, maintenance and replacement for both light commercial customers and massive national retail accounts.