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How to Keep Your Air Conditioner from Failing

One thing that can wreak havoc on a warm summer’s day in Hattiesburg is a failing air conditioner. Your home is normally the cool place you relax when you’ve had enough of the heat outdoors. But when it’s actually WARMER inside than it is outside, it can be a pretty sad situation. This situation calls for an air conditioning service, and you’ve got better things to do with your time than wait for your AC to get fixed. So, how can you stop an air conditioner failure and take full advantage of your summer? The key to preventing a failure and the inevitable air conditioning service appointment is to be proactive! Instead of an emergency air conditioning repair, why not plan ahead and arrange preventive maintenance?

A preventive AC maintenance checkup performed by the pros at Oak Grove Heating & Air Conditioning is your first and strongest line of defense against a number of problems that can end in AC failure—and the resulting miserable summer days. We’ll check that everything is operating as it should and look for things that could be likely problems later on. We’ll take care of those budding problems before they grow into costly problems that leave you in the sweltering heat of summer.

Some other ideas you can do to help keep your air conditioner operating as it should are:

  • Frequently checking and changing your air filter to keep air flowing efficiently through your home.
  • Confirming your AC equipment isn’t clogged by any plant life or debris. Check to ensure that your air returns aren’t covered by furniture or drapery or anything else that could affect airflow. The harder your AC has to work, the less efficient it’ll be—and the more likely it’ll be to break down prematurely.

Before things heat up this summer, reach out to Oak Grove Heating & Air Conditioning to make sure your AC is primed for the challenge! You’ll be pleased you did. Call the experts at 601-292-9763 to book a ongoing air conditioning service to keep your AC in great shape and to keep your home cool all summer long. If you find it more convenient, you can also arrange an appointment with us online.

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