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Keeping Your HVAC in Check Checklist

Your home’s HVAC system is intricate and should have some assistance from a professional. However, knowing basic ways to make sure everything is running efficiently and how to spot a problem, are important keys to helping the longevity and safety of your system and your home. See the below checklist for more ways to check in on your HVAC unit.

For Outdoor Units:

  • Clean leaves and debris surrounding your unit
  • Inspect for cracks, openings, or damage
  • Keep an eye on refrigerant level, and regulate if necessary
  • Check that the motor and fan blades are working properly and lubricate when needed

For Indoor Units:

  • Clean your blower housing, wheel, and motor regularly
  • Inspect for gas leaks
  • Replace air filters
  • Listen for strange noises, and smell for strange odors
  • Make sure your home is adequately ventilated
  • Be aware of fluctuations in temperature

These very basic tips can help keep your HVAC running and your home comfortable. If you have any questions on this, or anything else regarding your home’s plumbing, heating, or cooling, give Nebrasky a call at 800.989.0299