HVAC advice for hot temperatures, humidity and air conditioners

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KWWL) – The sizzling temperatures in eastern Iowa have kept heating and air conditioning repairers busy.

The temperature on Monday was as superior as 87 degrees and Jasen O’Brien of Earlier mentioned and Further than Heating and Air Conditioning had 16 services requests right now.

“We have viewed a good deal of 18-hour times these days,” explained O’Brien.

Like quite a few other craftsmen in city, he experienced to switch prospects away.

He encountered acknowledged issues with a person house he frequented.

“The filter was not in the air conditioner,” mentioned O’Brien. “So we set up the filter for the air conditioning at the consumer.”

When he checked the unit outdoors, nevertheless, the enthusiast motor experienced also unsuccessful.

A combination of continuous use, moisture and substantial temperatures can induce the air conditioners to crack down.

“It does, and that’s why it can be so critical to preventive servicing on air conditioning, which we help 100 %,” stated O’Brien. “If you don’t preventively preserve and thoroughly clean your air conditioner … in particular your filters and the products outdoors, the devices can actually wear out.”

This wasn’t fantastic news for this household, but good guidelines for the hot times forward.