How Often Should You Expect to Get Air Conditioning Service Done? 06/16/2017Having routine air conditioning service completed 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 muggiest days of the Metro Atlanta summertime, have the professionals at ACS Inc perform your routine air conditioning service. Particular tasks should always be finished during a accurate air conditioning service appointment. From energy.gov, your specialist should always: Look for the accurate amount of refrigerant, and if required, test for refrigerant leaks utilizing a leak detector. If a refrigerant evacuation is required, retrieve any refrigerant that must be emptied from the system, rather than illegally discharging it to the atmosphere. Check for proper airflow through the system. Check the correct electric control sequence to guarantee proper sequence of operation. Review electric terminals, clean and stiffen connections. Check the accuracy of the thermostat. When it comes to DIY air conditioning service, replacing or cleaning your air filters routinely is on the top of the list. That’s because nothing else that simple can help ensure your air conditioner continues to work at peak efficiency. Outside of when the air filter is cleaned or swapped out during your annual air conditioning service appointment, you should inspect it habitually. We suggest taking a look at it monthly or according to the manufacturer’s recommendation. How often it actually needs 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 routine air conditioner service or if you have questions about air filters or another aspect of air conditioner maintenance, call ACS Inc today at 770-939-7500. You can even utilize our online scheduler to arrange an appointment for your maintenance visit.