Preventative Maintenance

Outdoor A/C Unit

Keep your outdoor unit healthy with a large, debris-free parameter.

Preventative AC maintenance in Franklin, Cashiers, and Highlands, NC is especially important because of the high heat and humidity rate within the region. In order to keep your Air Conditioning system running at maximum efficiency and increase its lifespan, make sure to complete the at-home maintenance as well as the annual professional maintenance that is required with most systems. Andrews Auld Heating and Cooling, Plumbing, and Electrical’s HVAC maintenance professionals can complete your A/C maintenance quickly and conveniently. Call us today at 828-229-2727 to schedule your appointment.

At-Home Maintenance

  • Clear all grass, weeds, and other debris away from the outside unit leaving a two-foot circumference to improve ventilation.
  • Visually check the outdoor unit’s fan blades and screen to ensure there is no debris that could get lodged inside.
  • Replace the AC filters in all vents to promote maximum, healthy air flow.
  • Inspect the indoor unit’s drain pan and valve opening to make sure there are no clogs or blocks.
  • Check the thermostat to ensure proper working order, and that the sensor is still in its proper position.

Professional Maintenance

  • Our professionals will check the refrigerant levels to ensure the coldest air possible
  • They will also inspect the base pan, fan blades, and motor on the outdoor unit.
  • On the indoor unit, our experts will check and clean the evaporator and condenser coils and coil cabinet, and examine the unit for mechanical wear and tear in belts, bearings, and inner workings.
  • Your AC professional will check the pilot ignition assembly, blower components, duct work, and circuits looking for an electrical or mechanical breakdown.
  • Your technician will clean and adjust your burner assembly and test the system’s starting capabilities.

Regular preventative AC maintenance in Franklin, Cashiers, and Highlands, NC can not only keep your system working at its best, but can also save you money on repair and replacement services. If you do find a problem with your air conditioning unit during your regular inspection and preventative maintenance routine, don’t wait. The key to minimal HVAC repair and replacement cost is to catch and fix the problem early.

When it’s time for your home or office to receive preventative AC maintenance around Franklin, Cashiers, and Highlands, NC, call our expert team today at 828-229-2727.