Once you have professional air conditioning installation performed, you may never think about it being there again. On the other hand, if the new air conditioner was installed incorrectly, you will probably encounter various problems, and may regret the air conditioning installation altogether. In fact, according to a recent NIST study, you could see your utility bill go up as much as 30% if the air conditioner is installed improperly, and you could face repeated and expensive repairs, or even a full on breakdown of the entire AC unit. Keeping the following tips in mind will make sure that your air conditioner installation is done right the first time.
Air conditioners come in a selection of sizes that must be accurately designed for each particular home. Choosing the correct size air conditioner is one of the first, and most important steps you’ll make in guaranteeing you get the highest level of performance out of your air conditioner. Buying a bigger AC system than your home needs won’t raise its efficiency and could end up costing more in the end. However, buying a smaller system than your home needs won’t save you money either. To determine the proper size air conditioner that is an appropriate fit for your home, the AC contractor must perform a heating and cooling load calculation. This important assessment considers the home’s unique area of windows, roofs and walls and calculates the proper size air conditioner the home requires.
Improper airflow is another very common problem that can occur when air conditioning installation has not been handled by a professional. It can be caused by leaky ducts or blockages within the system. This means that only a reduced amount of the air getting pushed through your AC system is reaching your home, resulting in the AC unit running harder and longer than is healthy.
Sustained improper use of your air conditioner could turn into an early demise for your system. That’s why the most important thing you can do to ensure you don’t have to deal with any of these problems is to hire an air conditioning installation expert from Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning to complete your air conditioning installation quickly and professionally. Are you ready to set up air conditioning installation? Call the Canada AC experts at Service Experts or schedule an appointment online.