Is your home hot, stuffy, and uncomfortable during the cooling season? Would you like to be able to improve your AC while also improving indoor air quality (IAQ)? Fortunately, your air conditioning and the indoor air quality of your home are not separate aspects of your home. They are linked in several important ways. One of the great, additional benefits of routine air conditioning maintenance is a general improvement in the quality of your indoor air. Because this factor is often overlooked by homeowners, the Ashtabula, OH air conditioning experts at Apple Heating & Cooling are here to give you some more information on this topic. Call us today to see what we can do to keep you cool and comfortable this summer.
Routine air conditioning maintenance is not a luxury service. It’s essential to the integrity of your AC that it be inspected, cleaned, and adjusted on a regular basis. During these service visits, a professional technician will closely inspect your system, thus allowing him to discover any minor issues before that turn into major repairs. Moreover, it ensures that your system is running cleanly and efficiently. The primary benefit of cleaning is that it reduces any airflow or thermal resistance that can get in the way of energy efficiency as well as performance.
At the same time, it’s not too difficult to see that a cleaner system is altogether better for the air quality of your home. There is an air filter that must be regularly changed in order to prevent the accumulation of debris on sensitive system components, but this simply cannot capture all of the particles. Over time, dust, dirt, and other debris slowly accumulate within the ductwork of your home. As the cool air flows through the air ducts, such debris becomes airborne, and circulates throughout your home. Routine AC maintenance simply prevents the accumulation of debris that can adversely affect the quality of the air inside your home. Air conditioning maintenance can also make sure that your AC is dehumidifying your air properly, which can make your come a lot more comfortable.
Call Apple Heating & Cooling today to learn more about the benefits of air conditioning maintenance, as well as how to improve your indoor air quality.