Bud Matthews Services Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Air Conditioning maintenance’

We’re Ready to Inspect and Tune-Up Your Air Conditioner

Monday, March 18th, 2019

calendar-scheduling-bookLet’s all say a big “Hello!” to the official first day of spring, which is this week!

For HVAC technicians like us, spring has an important meaning—it’s the season of air conditioning maintenance! This is when we encourage all our customers to arrange for a visit from one of our technicians to put their ACs through the gamut of inspections and tune-ups that will help them perform at peak condition during the coming hotter mid-year weather.

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Have You Scheduled Air Conditioning Maintenance Yet?

Monday, May 14th, 2018

air-conditioning-manometer-pressure-refrigerantThe heat of summer is already here in May, with some days climbing into the 90s. Air conditioning systems across the state are already getting to work managing the comfort of homes. Your home is probably one of them.

Now be honest: Did you remember to schedule air conditioning maintenance in April? If you didn’t, don’t worry—you can do it now as well. But don’t hesitate any longer! Your air conditioning system, your budget, and your household will be better off once this essential annual tune-up and inspection is finished.

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Early Watch for Air Conditioning Repair Signs

Monday, June 12th, 2017

spinng-AC-fanIt’s already hot here in Durham, with temperatures climbing into the 90s during some days—and it isn’t even officially summer yet! We can expect many more blistering hot days to come, especially during July, which is only a month away.

You’ve got your air conditioning system running already, we’re certain of that. If you’ve had the system regularly maintained with annual inspections and tune-ups from professionals before the heat hits, the AC has a good chance of working through the season without encountering major malfunctions or a drop in efficiency. But professional maintenance can’t prevent all problems with an air conditioner, so below we’ve put a list of warning signs an AC may send out during this time of the year that it’s time to call us for air conditioning service in Durham, NC.

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It’s Spring: Time for Air Conditioning Maintenance

Monday, March 20th, 2017

service-reminder-stopwatchMarch is a month of notoriously unpredictable weather. (Just look at the huge blizzard that struck the Northeast only last week!) But the turn toward warmer conditions is underway by the end of the month. Spring officially starts, and people begin to make plans for the hotter weather. This is the time of year we recommend you have preventive maintenance for your air conditioning system.

Getting started with preventive maintenance in Durham, NC is simple: sign up for our HVAC maintenance agreement and you’ll receive two inspections and tune-ups a year—starting with spring maintenance for your home’s air conditioning system.

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How Often You Need to Change the AC’s Air Filter

Monday, June 6th, 2016

Routine maintenance is essential to see that your air conditioning system not only works at its best, but also doesn’t suffer from unnecessary malfunctions and breakdowns that will lead to its early retirement. HVAC technicians will take care of most maintenance tasks (they require experience, skills, and tools only available to professionals), but there’s one task you need to take care of yourself during the rest of the year: regularly changing the AC’s filter.

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What Happens During Spring Air Conditioning Maintenance?

Monday, April 18th, 2016

We’ve recently written a reminder that spring is when you should schedule your annual inspection and tune-up for your home’s air conditioning system. This preventive maintenance service is the best way to see that the air conditioner is up to the challenge of the coming summer. An HVAC technician will check the system to locate places where it may need repairs, and also handle routine tasks that will reduce wear, tear, and stress on the unit, helping it not only to operate at higher energy efficiency, but also to extend its service life.

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Spring Means It’s Time for Air Conditioning Maintenance

Monday, March 14th, 2016

The actual start of spring, as far as the calendar is concerned, is next week. But temperatures are already starting to warm up, and before we know it the summer and all its intense heat will have arrived. Now is a good time to ask yourself if the air conditioning system that keeps you and your family cool during the middle of the year is ready to take on the job.

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