Tag Archives: air conditioner maintenance

How to Prepare Your AC Unit for Fall

For a lot of people, preparing for the fall involves little more than pulling a couple jackets out of storage and ordering at least one indulgent Pumpkin Spice latte. If you’re a little more interested in preparing your home for the crisp air and crispier leaves than the average joe, that means taking certain steps … Read More >


We’re in the height of summer. The sun is beating down and air conditioners are working harder now more than ever. Make sure your AC unit can take the heat. Avoid over working your air conditioning system by following these mid-summer tips: Around the House OPTIMIZE THERMOSTAT SETTINGS Utilize programmable thermostats to optimize temperatures throughout the day. … Read More >

Maintaining Your Cool: 3 DIY Air Conditioner Tips

In Minnesota, people tend to lose their grasp of time in the seemingly endless snow and ice that dominate a large portion of the year. However, as the sunshine and heat roll in, it’s time to start thinking summertime. Almost all Minnesotans you talk to today are thrilled with the change in weather—until they’re faced with … Read More >


While there are a lot of air conditioning maintenance tips you should follow, different measures should be taken for window mounted air conditioning units. These units are unique in that they sit outside the window, cool one specific area, and are generally removed seasonally. Follow these tips to keep your window AC unit functioning efficiently and effectively: … Read More >

5 Most Common Air Conditioning Problems and How to Fix Them

In a perfect world, all of our appliances would work perfectly all the time without us having to do any work at all. Unfortunately, the world isn’t perfect and sometimes our air conditioners aren’t working quite the way they should. Follow along with these five very common air conditioning problems, and learn how to keep … Read More >