Ensuring Proper Refrigerant Charge
Incorrect refrigerant levels can lower efficiency by 5-20 percent and can ultimately cause premature component failure, resulting in costly repairs.
Programmable Thermostat Settings
Setting – Time – Setpoint Temp [heat] – Setpoint Temp [Cool]
Wake – 6am – <70F - >78F
Day – 8am – Setback min 8F – Setup min 7F
Evening – 6pm – <70F - >78F
Sleep – 10pm – Setback min 8F – Setup Min 4F
What You Can do Now!
Take care of your Air Conditioning and Heating Systems and it will take care of you.
Maintain Your System
Good – Change Your Air Filter Regularly
Bad – Otherwise you risk your system running less efficiently than designed, distributing poorer quality air and expediting the need for costly repairs.
Good – Check your thermostat for proper operation
Bad – An older thermostat may be less reliable than new versions, In addition, many new thermostats allow you to program them to save you money.
Piece of Mind
Good – Tune up your equipment
Good – Proper maintenance by a qualified technicians is one of the most important steps you can take to prevent future problems.