Air Conditioner Service: Make the Most of Springtime Efficiency04/08/2015 It’s spring in Colorado Springs and it’s the perfect time to schedule your air conditioner service. It’s getting warmer and people are getting spring fever. Add lowering your utility bills to your reasons for excitement. You shouldn’t be concerned with 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 be certain your air conditioner is operating at peak efficiency all summer, have an air conditioner service completed on your system right before spring begins. Having air conditioner service performed not only helps increase your system’s efficiency but by checking and changing your filters, can battle seasonal allergies by getting rid of dust and dirt built up in your system, which can circulate throughout your house. This buildup can cause respiratory discomfort and illnesses while also hindering your system’s efficiency. While scheduled routine air conditioner service plainly offers many of benefits, one of the most important benefits is reducing the probability of your system needing a possibly costly AC repair. Annual service will keep your systems running properly, which helps the life of your system. Crack a Window There are times when the weather in Colorado Springs is idyllic. On these days you can open your windows and let the cool breeze in at night. This lets your air conditioner rest overnight and in the morning when you close the windows and trap the cool air inside. Make Your Thermostat Work for You Colorado Springs can really heat up in the summer. Of course you will want to crank the AC up so you can always walk into a refreshingly cool home. This habit isn’t the best for keeping your system running efficiently because keeping your thermostat set to a higher temperature in the summer is imperative to keeping your energy costs down. If you can keep the difference in the outside temperature and your indoor temperature smaller, you will lessen your energy use, and therefore your bill. With annual air conditioner service and making minor adjustments in your routine, it’s no trouble to keep your air conditioner at max efficiency this summer in Colorado Springs. You’ll keep both your home and wallet comfortable. For immediate benefits, get your air conditioner service scheduled today. Call the experts at Triton HVAC & Refrigeration at 719-332-3458 or contact us online to set up an appointment.