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How to Keep Your Air Conditioner from Failing

One factor that can wreak havoc on a warm summer’s day in Florissant is a failing air conditioner. Your home is normally 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 state calls for an air conditioning service, and you’ve got more exciting things to do with your summer days 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 inevitable 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 appointment performed by the experts at B & B Heating & Cooling is your first and greatest line of defense against a number of problems that can end in AC failure—and the resulting miserable summer days. We’ll ensure that everything is operating as it should and monitor for things that could be possible problems in a matter of time. We’ll take care of those impending problems before they grow into expensive problems that leave you in the boiling heat of summer.

Some other tips 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 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 than it should.

Before things heat up this summer, contact B & B Heating & Cooling to make sure your AC is primed for the challenge! You’ll be happy you did. Call us at 314-325-7552 to arrange a routine air conditioning service to keep your AC in great shape and to keep your home cool throughout summer. If you find it easier, you can also schedule an appointment with us online.

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