4 Reasons You Should Never Skip Air Conditioner Maintenance

Springtime is maintenance time here at Seider Heating, Plumbing & Electrical. Temperatures transition from cool to warm and that means you’ll need your A/C before long. There are many reasons why we recommend routine service to all our customers—and four major reasons why you should never skip annual air conditioner maintenance. Safety First Your air conditioner sits idle for roughly six months every fall and winter. That’s a long time for mechanical parts to be inactive and collect debris. How do you know if your [...]

April 18th, 2019|

3 Steps to DIY Air Conditioner Maintenance

Summer is all about having fun and enjoying the warm weather. But when it’s time to relax, the last thing you need is an A/C breakdown on a scorching hot day. Our pros recommend annual air conditioner maintenance—including a thorough inspection and tuneup—to keep your system in tip-top shape and avoid these frustrating breakdowns. Other benefits include: Improved efficiency Lower energy bills Better circulation Valid manufacturer’s warranty While air conditioner tuneups are best left to the pros, there are a few things you can do [...]

April 18th, 2018|

Cool Relief & Other Ways You Benefit From That Annual A/C Clean & Check

At the risk of overgeneralizing, chances are you maintain your automobile in much the same way you maintain your central air conditioning system. If you change the oil in your car or the filter in your air conditioner and then hope for the best, you’re not getting the best performance out of either system. Just like your car, your air conditioner needs regular maintenance to keep it from breaking down when you need it most. When you take better care of your air conditioning, it [...]

May 23rd, 2017|

Switch Things Up This Summer and Save: Ceiling Fans

Most ceiling fans come with two settings so you can reverse their direction. Look for a switch located on your fan’s motor housing to adjust its rotation. In the summer, switching over to counter-clockwise rotation helps push air downward, creating a nice breeze inside your home. Using a ceiling fan allows you to raise the thermostat by up to four degrees without comprising your comfort. This means you can save up to 40 percent on air conditioning costs this summer just by reversing the rotation [...]

June 21st, 2016|

Our Experts “Bust” Cooling Myths

Today we’re talking about the machine, the legend, and the myths—it’s all about your summer hero, the Carrier air conditioner. We’re sure you’ll benefit from our myth busting and learn a thing or two to save money. • Having maintenance performed is a waste of money. BUSTED. Having maintenance performed is worth every penny. A good cleaning keeps your system operating efficiently and even extends its life cycle, ultimately saving you the expense of purchasing a whole new system before it’s time. • Getting the [...]

May 18th, 2016|