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12 AC Tips To Improve Your Summer HVAC Need

Here at Spartan we are dedicated to helping you keep your home’s plumbing, heating, & cooling in top shape that is why we created this list of 12 AC tips to improve summer. Follow these simple 12 tips to help better protect your cooling system during the summer this year, or get the most out of your unit. Don’t forget that if you’re unsure about any AC problem its always best to call a licensed professional like Spartan Plumbing, Heating and Cooling to handle it, rather then to hurt yourself or damage your unit more.

  1. Check your AC Filters.
  2. Keep your AC Unit Shaded if possible.
  3. Have your Thermostat in an area where it won’t be effected by ambient heat.
  4. Keep the dial at 78 degrees for optimal cooling. Each degree you dial below 78 degrees increases your energy consumption by about 8% on average.
  5. Program your thermostat so that it can run with the best efficiency possible.
  6. Have a licensed professional like Spartan come check if your unit needs to be replaced, especially if your experiencing high cooling bills.
  7. Weatherizing your property is essential to making sure you’re not losing money flying out the door! Seal cracks and other areas that let out cool air or heat.
  8. Minimize pavement on your property if possible because it reflects much more heat than soil or natural surfaces.
  9. Remove debris this includes plants and shrubs that might be interfering with your AC unit. All plants and vegetation should be at least 4 feet from your unit.
  10. Use ceiling fans or other fans for cooling can save you money on your bill. Make sure the fans blades are running counterclockwise so that they are pushing cool air down.
  11. Install a window film to conserve energy cost of cooling during the summer months.
  12. Always contact an HVAC professional like Spartan for ac repair. It is important when dealing with such an important piece of equipment

Follow these simple 12 tips to help you beat the heat, but remember if you have any problems with your unit contact a licensed professional like Spartan today! If you would like to learn more about cooling your home or need help with plumbing, heating or cooling contact Spartan today. If you need an affordable new ac unit installed, call Spartan Plumbing Heating and Cooling today. At Spartan we can handle any plumbing, heating or cooling problem you may have for your home or business. Contact us today and see why Caesars Palace, and many other institutions choose Spartan Plumbing, Heating and Cooling for their work! Don’t melt this summer contact Spartan now!




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