How Often Should You Expect to Get Air Conditioning Service Done? 06/16/2017Having standard air conditioning service done at least once a year can help extend the life of your air conditioner and keep it operating at top efficiency. Before we get to the hottest days of the Wyandotte summertime, have the specialists at Gee & Missler Heating & Air Conditioning perform your routine air conditioning service. Particular tasks should always be done during a usual air conditioning service appointment. From energy.gov, your technician should always: Look for the accurate amount of refrigerant, and if required, test for refrigerant leaks with a leak detector. If a refrigerant evacuation is needed, reclaim any refrigerant that must be cleared from the system, rather than illicitly releasing it to the atmosphere. Check for proper airflow in the system. Confirm the right electric control sequence to ensure proper sequence of operation. Inspect electric terminals, clean and strengthen connections. Check the exactness of the thermostat. When it comes to DIY air conditioning service, swapping out or cleaning your air filters frequently is essential. That’s because nothing else that easy can help guarantee your air conditioner continues to operate at peak efficiency. In addition to when the air filter is cleaned or replaced during your annual air conditioning service appointment, you should check it regularly. We suggest looking at it once a month or according to the manufacturer’s recommendation. How often it actually needs cleaning or replacement will be dependent on individual factors in your home, like how much dust enters your home and whether or not you have pets. If it’s time for your annual air conditioner service or if you have questions about air filters or another component of air conditioner maintenance, call Gee & Missler Heating & Air Conditioning today at 734-284-1224. You can even utilize our online scheduler to schedule an appointment for your maintenance visit.