What Your Home AC Tune-up Should Include

Summer has made its debut in Belleville and the last thing you need is your air conditioning system failing during the extreme heat. Help prevent your home’s air conditioner from malfunctioning with an annual AC tune-up from D & K Heating Service Experts.

What exactly is an air conditioning tune-up?

Just like you visit your doctor annually for a check-up, an air conditioner tune-up is a seasonal visit to make sure your central air conditioning is healthy and operating correctly. Most typical air conditioning tune-ups will cover condenser coil cleaning, calibrating the thermostat, examining your refrigerant levels and checking for leaks, examining and tightening all electrical parts, and analyzing the performance of the blower belt and motor.

Air conditioning tune-ups with D & K Heating Service Experts

When you call D & K Heating Service Experts for your air conditioning tune-up, our tune-ups include a full visual inspection as well as an extensive cleaning. Keeping reading for the complete list of steps in our System Inspection and Precision air conditioner tune-up.

Inspection Steps*

  • Full calibration of thermostat
  • Examine oil and/or air filters
  • Examine blower components
  • Measure for correct air flow
  • Examine all electrical connections
  • Ensure proper system performance
  • Inspect quality of installation
  • Inspect area around AC
  • Inspect system clearances
  • Inspect overall condition
  • Check condenser and evaporator coils
  • Assess starting capabilities
  • Evaluate safety features
  • Analyze temperature variance in supply and return
  • Survey refrigerant pressure
  • Inspect condensate drains

Tune-up Steps*

  • Clean and/or replace standard home air filters
  • Tightening of electrical connections
  • Measure volts and amps
  • Lubricate all moving components
  • Clean condensate drain
  • Apply protective coating
  • In-place cleaning of blower components
  • Assess cooling cycle
  • Administer biocide treatment
  • Clean condenser coil

*Where applicable

D & K Heating Service Experts in Belleville is currently getting pumped for summer with discounts on air conditioning tune-ups and qualifying heating and cooling system upgrades. To discover more or schedule your yearly AC tune-up, call 613-707-2421 today!

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