Air Conditioner Service: Make the Most of Springtime Efficiency04/08/2015 It’s spring in Carlsbad and that means it’s time for your annual air conditioner service. The temperatures are rising and people are getting spring fever. Add lowering your utility bills to your reasons for excitement. You shouldn’t be concerned with your air conditioner’s efficiency each time you turn it on. You should be able to just appreciate the cool air without thinking you’ve been running it too often. We’ve compiled some ideas for you to maintain the efficiency of your air conditioner this spring and summer. Service To be certain your air conditioner is running at peak efficiency all summer, have an air conditioner service completed on your system right before spring begins. Having air conditioner service completed not only helps increase your system’s efficiency but by checking and changing your filters, can battle seasonal allergies by getting rid of dust and dirt built up in your system, which can be distributed throughout your house. This clog can cause respiratory discomfort and illnesses while also hindering your system’s efficiency. While scheduled routine air conditioner service obviously offers many of benefits, one of the most important benefits is reducing the likelihood of your system needing a possibly costly AC repair. Regular service will keep your systems operating properly, which helps the life of your system. Crack a Window There are days where the weather in Carlsbad is idyllic. On these days you can open your windows and sleep comfortably with a cool breeze. This gives your air conditioner a chance to rest overnight and the following morning when you close the windows and trap the cool air inside. Make Your Thermostat Work for You Carlsbad can get steamy in the summer. It’s natural to wish you could crank the AC up so you can always walk into a refreshingly cool home. This strategy isn’t the best for keeping your system functioning efficiently because keeping your thermostat set to a higher temperature in the summer is of utmost importance to keeping your energy costs down. If you can keep the disparity in the outside temperature and your indoor temperature smaller, you will lessen your energy use, and therefore your bill. With regular air conditioner service and making minor adjustments in your routine, it’s no trouble to keep your air conditioner at max efficiency this summer in Carlsbad. You’ll keep your home and your wallet comfortable. For immediate benefits, get your air conditioner service scheduled today. Call the experts at Banister's Heating & Air Conditioning Services at 575-887-7777 or contact us online to set up an appointment.