Did you know that 46% of the energy used in your home every year
is consumed by heating and cooling! Imagine the savings if your air conditioner
or heat-pump was performing at its best. Jones Air Conditioning would like to
remind you that having your system serviced at least once a year not only means
you are saving on your energy bill but prolonging the life of your equipment.
For this holiday season we are running a Heat Tune Up Special Which includes the
Indoor Unit Inspection:
When inspecting the indoor unit, Our comfort specialist
technicians, will be sure to check the air filter and electrical connections,
and clean the coil.
- An Inspection of the air filter.
Depending on the condition of the filter, clean it or replace it with a cut to
fit media filter.
- Inspection of the electrical wires to
ensure a tight connection exists. Loose connections can cause wires to overheat
and burn up.
- Inspection and cleaning of the indoor coil and drain pan.
-Flush and clean the drain line.
the auxiliary strip heat for inspection. If the unit uses electric heat, check
all of the wiring for discoloration and heat damage.
Outdoor Unit Inspection:
A well-maintained condensing unit coil is vital to proper heat
pump operation. Other outdoor unit maintenance includes:
-Inspection of the condensing unit's base-pan drain holes and remove any
-Check of the unit's wiring connections and the
-Oil the condensing-fan motor,
inspection the fan blade for any damage, and balance.
-Verify the outdoor temperature sensor(s) are in the proper
The thermostat is an essential element of the system. During our
winter maintenance we verify all connections are tight on the sub-base of the
thermostat and that the thermostat is level and in proper operating
General Operation Maintenance:
measure, and record the suction line pressure and discharge pressure of the
system. Get a proper superheat and sub-cooling reading if necessary, check and
adjust the charge in the system. If the unit is low on refrigerant, we
specialize in both R-410A and R-22 refrigerant and will provide you with the
amount needed at a discounted rate. Below are some general checks performed on
the system in addition to the checks on the indoor and outdoor unit:
Preventive maintenance of heat pumps can lead to peace of mind not only for the
winter months here in Southwest Florida but for the spring and summer months as
well. Many potential problems can be alleviated. Jones Air Conditioning is
available 24/7 to serve your cooling and heating needs, just give us a call:
239-596-5855 or www.jonesairconditioning.com