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The hot summer sun sets. [Source: Wikimedia Commons, Geograph.org.uk, Alistair Murdoch]

For many, the energy bill tends to skyrocket during the hot summer months. Now is the time to prepare your cooling system for the road ahead. The tips below will ensure your system’s maximum performance thus saving you money on energy and costly, future repairs.

  • Have your air-conditioning systems inspected by an AirNow Cooling & Heating expert to keep up with its regular maintenance.
  • Check  your home for proper insulation to avoid wasting energy and money.
  • Install a programmable thermostat.
  • Use high efficiency air filters.
  • Plant trees or shrubs to shade the air conditioning unit.
  • Consider purchasing a new, energy-efficient HVAC system to cut energy costs by a  third.

Meanwhile, to contact AirNow Cooling & Heating for a service call, a free quote on a new HVAC system or further information on any of its services, please call 334.285.7065 or email service@airnowhvac.com.

Compiled by Terry Barrett | AirNow Cooling & Heating, Millbrook, AL