How Often Should You Expect to Get Air Conditioning Service Done? 06/16/2017Having routine air conditioning service done at least yearly can help prolong the life of your air conditioner and keep it functioning at top efficiency. Before we get to the muggiest days of the Fort Worth summertime, have the professionals at Breeze Air and Heat conduct your annual air conditioning service. Certain tasks should always be completed during a usual air conditioning service appointment. From energy.gov, your technician should always: Inspect for the accurate amount of refrigerant, and if required, test for refrigerant leaks utilizing a leak detector. If a refrigerant evacuation is needed, reclaim any refrigerant that must be emptied from the system, as opposed to illegally discharging it to the environment. Look for proper airflow through the system. Confirm the right electric control sequence to guarantee correct sequence of operation. Review electric terminals, clean and tighten connections. Check the accuracy of the thermostat. When it comes to DIY air conditioning service, swapping out or cleaning your air filters regularly is essential. That’s because nothing else that straightforward can help ensure your air conditioner continues to work at a high level of efficiency. Outside of when the air filter is cleaned or replaced during your annual air conditioning service appointment, you should check it frequently. We advise looking at it every month or according to the manufacturer’s recommendation. How often it actually requires cleaning or replacement will bank on individual factors in your home, like how much dust comes into your home and whether or not you have pets. If it’s time for your regular air conditioner service or if you have questions about air filters or another component of air conditioner maintenance, call Breeze Air and Heat today at 817-864-1021. You can even make sure of our online scheduler to make an appointment for your maintenance visit.