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Have You Scheduled Your AC Maintenance Yet?

Monday, April 13th, 2020

checklistHave you scheduled your air conditioning maintenance service in New City, NY? If not, don’t worry because you aren’t the only one who has either forgotten or considered skipping this service altogether this spring. However, we would really encourage you not to pass over the chance to get your AC tuned-up before the heat hits our state.

Maybe you haven’t had maintenance done on your system before now and you aren’t sure if it is worth your time. We promise that it is and we are going to tell you why. Air conditioner maintenance services will make a huge difference in how comfortable you are while you are home in the coming months.

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It’s Not Too Late for an AC Tune-Up

Monday, August 5th, 2019

routine-air-conditioner-maintenanceNow is a little late for an air conditioning tune-up? Yes. We’re not going to lie to you. The ideal time for you to schedule a maintenance appointment is sometime in late spring. If spring slipped out from between your fingers it’s not too late. You can still schedule a maintenance appointment with our professionals today.

Scheduling a maintenance appointment is always going to be better than scrambling to schedule an appointment for repair services. If you need an air conditioning tune-up in Suffern, NY, then we’re the team to call. We’re full to the brim with professionals that have extensive training. Trust us with your air conditioning.

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Why Routine AC Maintenance Matters

Monday, July 9th, 2018

routine-air-conditioner-maintenanceYou’ve just installed your air conditioning system. Now, you’re being asked to sign up for routine maintenance. It sounds like a pain, right? But consider that an air conditioner is like a car. If you keep up maintenance and service it when needed, it will run smoothly for years and years to come.

When you think about it, most people use their air conditioner more than their car. When framed that way, it’s easier to understand that an air conditioner will need routine maintenance.

We’ve compiled just a few reasons to help explain why routine air conditioning service is the best thing you can do for yourself.

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Electric Repair Services May be Part of Your AC Repairs

Monday, April 30th, 2018

electrical-wiring-repairsWith spring officially here and summer on the way, now is the time to make repairs on your air conditioning system. Right now, we’re not using our systems very often, but soon enough, you’ll be using it every day. When that day comes, you want to make sure that any repairs your system may need are taken care of, and your air conditioner functions as normal. Now is the time to check for anything unusual in the way your system operates.

That can often involve trouble with the air conditioner’s electrical system: charged with running the fan motor and other key elements. Any licensed air conditioning technician should possess electrical skills as part of their repartee, and don’t be surprised if the trouble your system is experiencing has some faulty circuit or failing wire at its core.

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Trust the Benefits of Air Conditioning Maintenance

Monday, June 26th, 2017

air-conditioning-maintenanceSummer is here, and with higher heat, your air conditioner is going to see regular use every day. In such an environment, you want your system to perform as expected every day. Furthermore, you want keep costs down in order to preserve your monthly budget, all without skimping on the cool, comfortable air you home needs to function. If you haven’t scheduled a maintenance session since last summer, now is an excellent time to do so. It can provide a number of considerable benefits to your home.

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Check Your Air Conditioner for Problems

Monday, March 6th, 2017


Most local residents haven’t put much thought into their air conditioning system of late. Winters are cold here on the East Coast and we’re still focused on low temperatures and keeping warm instead of cool. But spring begins in just a few weeks, and with rising temperatures on their way, you’ll soon be turning off your heater and turning on your air conditioner. They last thing you need is a sudden problem with your AC, or worse: a breakdown that occurs in the middle of summer when the mercury is soaring and you need your air conditioner to function.

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Spring Is Here! Time to Get Your Air Conditioning System Maintained

Monday, March 14th, 2016

With the winter snows finally melting, the time has come for residents of Pearl River, NY to start preparing their air conditioners for another round of summer. The best way to do this is to schedule a maintenance session with a trained technician, who can clean the filters tighten loose fittings and correct all those little problems that may have built up over the last few months. What are the advantages of doing so? We’ve prepared a short list below.

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Have You Changed Your Air Filter Yet This Year?

Monday, August 17th, 2015

It’s not the most mechanical component in your air conditioning system, or the most visible, making it fairly easy to forget about: your AC’s air filter. But a clogged air filter can wreak havoc on your system. It’s recommended that you change your air filter every three months – have you changed yours yet this year? If not, it’s time to do so, and if you need help with this, the cooling experts at Design Air, Inc., are ready to help.

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How Air Conditioning Maintenance Saves You Money

Friday, April 3rd, 2015

Opening your energy bills each month is never much fun, particularly in the summer months. In the summer, your air conditioning unit gets a lot of use, but it requires a lot of energy to use. In many cases, homeowners spend about half of their energy bill on cooling costs. But when you schedule regular air conditioning maintenance with a professional technician, you can reduce your monthly costs and your repair and maintenance costs over time.

The Steps of Maintenance

The tasks completed during a professional maintenance visit can greatly improve the state of your system overall. That’s because an annual cleaning and adjustment of your system keeps every part of your unit in top shape, and everything runs more smoothly when the parts are in the best condition possible. Here’s why maintenance is so important.

  • Cleaning – When the parts of your system are too dirty, heat exchange becomes limited, and your system simply cannot run as efficiently as it is designed to. The outdoor coils, for example, are prone to collecting dust, but these must be clean in order to effectively allow heat to dissipate. When these are clean, the refrigeration process can operate as per usual, requiring less energy to do so.
  • Adjustment – Over the span of a year, the parts may move out of place or become loose or bent. A professional knows exactly what to look for when determining what needs adjustment so that the parts can run exactly as expected. This reduces the chances that you’ll need to make repairs throughout the summer months.
  • Inspection – After an inspection, a technician will inform you of whether there is anything wrong with your unit, so that you can schedule repairs now. While major repairs will cost extra, it’s worth it to make repairs now so that you don’t have to deal with a costlier breakdown later on.

Call on the help of the air conditioning experts at Design Air Inc for air conditioning maintenance in Suffern, NY. Our years of experience and training help us to spot problems quickly and make the proper adjustments, and our annual maintenance program can keep your unit running properly for years to come.

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Risks You Take if You Don’t Schedule Regular Air Conditioning Maintenance

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

A maintenance visit from a professional to check on your home’s central air conditioner is something to schedule every year, preferably during the spring before the system takes on its heaviest workload. This isn’t a “suggestion” however: it’s something you need to have done if you want your air conditioning system to work its best for as long as it can. If you neglect to have annual maintenance, the consequences for your AC, and therefore your comfort and budget, will be high.

Here are a few of the risks you’ll take if you neglect to schedule air conditioning maintenance in Suffern, NY this spring. Call Design Air Inc today and talk to our maintenance specialists about setting up an appointment to keep these problems from affecting your air conditioner:

Reduction of the system’s lifespan

Studies have shown that an air conditioner that goes without regular maintenance might only reach half its expected lifespan… and probably the low end of that spectrum.  Remember: no repair for an air conditioner costs more than needing to replace it.

Increases in repairs

Without maintenance to clean an air conditioner’s components and make the necessary adjustments and replacements, the system will start to work harder. This stress increases wear and tear and makes repairs a more frequent hassle: burning out motors, failing capacitors, debris-damaged fans, dirty coils. Your repair bills will continue to climb as long as the AC misses maintenance appointments, eventually leading to a costly breakdown.

Lowered energy-efficiency

Another result of an air conditioner with additional stress from lack of maintenance is that the system will drain more power in order to maintain its expected level of performance. You’ll see this reflected on your electrical bills: an AC costs 20% more to run on average if it goes for a year without an inspection and tune-up. The costs will mount the longer maintenance is neglected.

Fortunately, it’s not difficult to arrange for regular air conditioning maintenance in Suffern, NY. If you sign up for one of the Maintenance and Service Agreements from Design Air Inc, we’ll take care of all the work and worry for you. Our agreements include your heating system as well. We offer tiered plans to fit with your budget. Call us today to get started.

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