Monsoon moisture is upon us! This time of year is best known for heavy rain and thunderstorms. These conditions can be harsh on your HVAC system and this is why we have created our tips to keep your AC running smoothly.

These tips any homeowner can do.

Invest in a surge protector

• When lighting strikes, serious damage can occur to appliances. Installing a surge protector designed for your HVAC system is proactive decision. In the event of a power outage, your air conditioner is protected from costly repairs or even replacement.

Replace your filters

•Don’t ignore replacing your filters, especially during the season for dust storms. The increase dust and particles in the air from Haboobs can clog filters, reducing the air flow and efficiency of your AC unit. Every 30 days is standard recommendation for replacing your air filters.

Clean up your yard

•Clean up your yard by eliminating loose tree limb, weeds and brush. Along with wind and rain, loose debris and branches can easily wash into the bottom areas of the AC system or damaging the coils on the outside of the AC unit. Coils protect your unit and are consider delicate.

These tips any homeowner can do. This next time should be completed by an HVAC professional.

Have your coils professionally cleaning, also known as an AC rejuvenation

Before and after of a coil cleaning. Just one of the benefits of an AC rejuvenation.

•Consider having an AC rejuvenation completed. This process involves a professional cleaning, removing dust and baked on plaque from your HVAC system’s coils. During this process a thorough check of all components are inspected and tested. Dirty coils causes your system to work harder, resulting in higher energy bills.

Call Bartels Cooling & Heating at 480-653-1877 to hear more about AC rejuvenation. If you would like to schedule a service, inspection, or maintenance we are here for you.

Have a safe and healthy summer!