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How to Keep Your Air Conditioner from Failing

One thing that can wreak havoc on a warm summer’s day in Buellton 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 condition calls for an air conditioning service, and you’ve got more fun things to do with your vacation time than wait for your AC to get fixed. So, how can you prevent an air conditioner failure and take full advantage of your summer? The key to avoiding a failure and the expected air conditioning service appointment is to be proactive! Instead of an emergency air conditioning call, why not plan ahead and arrange preventive maintenance?

A preventive AC maintenance checkup performed by the team at Allstar Heating & Air Conditioning is your first and greatest line of defense against many problems that can end in AC failure—and the resulting miserable summer days. We’ll ensure that everything is working as it should and look for things that could be likely 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 things you can do to help keep your air conditioner running as it should are:

  • Frequently checking and changing your air filter to keep air flowing efficiently through your house.
  • Confirming your AC equipment isn’t blocked 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 impact 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 in its life.

Before things heat up this summer, call Allstar Heating & Air Conditioning to make sure your AC is primed for the challenge! You’ll be glad you did. Call us at 805-242-9638 to book a ongoing air conditioning service to keep your AC in optimal shape and to keep your home cool throughout summer. If you find it simpler, you can also arrange an appointment with us online.

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