Air Conditioner Service: Make the Most of Springtime Efficiency04/08/2015 It’s spring in Williamsport and that means it’s time for your annual air conditioner service. The weather is getting warmer and people are getting spring fever. Add lowering your utility bills to your reasons for excitement. You shouldn’t have to worry about your air conditioner’s efficiency whenever you turn it on. You should be able to just revel in the cool air without being concerned that you’ve been running it too often. We’ve compiled some ideas for you to manage the efficiency of your air conditioner this spring and summer. Service To ensure your air conditioner is running at peak efficiency all summer, have an air conditioner service completed on your system right before spring begins. Having air conditioner service done not only helps raise your system’s efficiency but by checking and changing your filters, can battle seasonal allergies by removing dust and dirt built up in your system, which flows throughout your house. This clog can cause respiratory discomfort and illnesses while also reducing your system’s efficiency. While scheduled regular air conditioner service obviously offers many of benefits, one of the biggest benefits is reducing the possibility of your system needing a potentially costly AC repair. Annual service will keep your systems functioning properly, which extends the life of your unit. Crack a Window Some days the weather in Williamsport is idyllic. And that’s when you can open your windows and let the cool breeze in at night. This gives your air conditioner a chance to rest overnight and the next morning when you close the windows and trap the cool air inside. Make Your Thermostat Work for You Williamsport can get steamy in the summer. It only makes sense you’d want to crank the AC up so you can always walk into a refreshingly cool home. This tactic isn’t the best for keeping your system running efficiently because keeping your thermostat set to a higher temperature in the summer is vital to keeping your energy costs down. If you can keep the difference in the outside temperature and your indoor temperature smaller, you will lower your energy use, and therefore your bill. With annual air conditioner service and making minor adjustments in your routine, it’s simple to keep your air conditioner at max efficiency this summer in Williamsport. You’ll keep both your home and wallet comfortable. Schedule your air conditioner service now and feel the benefits immediately. Call the experts at Lycoming Heating Company at 570-326-4450 or contact us online to set up an appointment.