How Often Should You Expect to Get Air Conditioning Service Done? 06/16/2017Having regular air conditioning service done at least once a year can help extend the life of your air conditioner and keep it functioning at its highest efficiency. Before we get to the hottest days of the Hauppauge summertime, have the experts at Cool Power LLC complete your annual air conditioning service. Some tasks should always be done during a proper air conditioning service appointment. As stated by energy.gov, your expert should always: Inspect for the accurate amount of refrigerant, and if necessary, examine for refrigerant leaks utilizing a leak detector. If a refrigerant evacuation is required, retrieve any refrigerant that must be cleared from the system, as opposed to illegally freeing it to the atmosphere. Look for proper airflow throughout the system. Confirm the appropriate electric control sequence to make sure of correct sequence of operation. Inspect electric terminals, clean and tighten connections. Inspect the precision of the thermostat. When it comes to DIY air conditioning service, replacing or cleaning your air filters frequently is a top priority. That’s because nothing else that easy can help ensure your air conditioner continues to operate at top efficiency. Outside of when the air filter is cleaned or swapped out during your routine air conditioning service appointment, you should inspect it frequently. We advise taking a look at it monthly or according to the manufacturer’s suggestion. 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 element of air conditioner maintenance, call Cool Power LLC today at 631-360-2665. You can even use our online scheduler to make an appointment for your maintenance visit.