Keeping Your Home Comfortable As Fall Arrives Posted October 11, 2016 Get out the pumpkin spice, fall is officially in the air in Plainfield. Your air conditioner has made it through another season, but we all know how crazy fall weather can be. Mother nature doesn’t always adhere to the calendar; she does what she wants. How do you stay comfortable and keep on top of air conditioner service as we go into furnace season? Clean Your Outdoor Unit The temperatures aren’t the only things that are going down, leaves and debris tend to accumulate around your outdoor unit this season. If you haven’t gotten around to raking the sticks and leaves, make a point to pick up around your outdoor air conditioner unit. Debris can negatively inhibit the air flow into your system, causing it to degrade performance. Install a Smart Thermostat Fall is a transitional season. One day you could be wearing a tank top, the next day you’ll need a sweater. Smart thermostats are hooked up to Wi-Fi and actually keep up with the weather in Plainfield which makes seasonal transitions simpler. They also pick up on your schedule and behaviors to boost your energy efficiency and comfort. Schedule Annual Maintenance Your air conditioner survived another summer in Plainfield, setting up routine air conditioner service with PWA Heating & Cooling Inc will make sure it makes it through next summer. Fall is the perfect time to get maintenance scheduled. If there are any problems found, you won’t be left to shiver or sweat through the more crazy seasons. Your regular maintenance check will give our experts the opportunity to look for any minor concerns, make sure your refrigerant levels are OK and be sure everything is ready to run smoothly through the season. We want to make sure you’re comfortable each and every season in Plainfield. Choosing a cozy sweater is your job, keeping your heating and cooling working throughout the year is ours. If you need to arrange your regular maintenance service, give the experts at PWA Heating & Cooling Inc a call at 815-410-1231.