College basketball is heating up and our fingers are crossed thatyour bracket is strong. If you’re planning a watch party, ensure your system isready to go with this checklist.
Check and Change your Filters
Changing your air filters is imperative for the health of yoursystem, especially if it’s been a few seasons since you checked on them. Yourfilters experience build-up from your home’s air and can affect the efficiencyof your system.
Clean Up and Remove Covers
Your outdoor HVAC unit has probably acquired some build-up fromWinter weather. Ensure your unit is branch and leaf free and check around it tomake sure nothing slipped inside.
Reverse your Ceiling Fans
This allows you to raise yourthermostat settings about four degrees without affecting your comfort. The airflow produced creates a wind-chill effect, making you“feel” cooler.
Repairing small problems and keeping your system operatingefficiently can save you money in the long run and ensure your watch party isenjoyed by all.