As summer approaches, many of us turn to our air conditioners to keep our homes cool and comfortable. However, running your AC all day can lead to a spike in your energy bills. Fortunately, there are several ways to reduce your AC costs without sacrificing your comfort. In this blog, we will share 10 tips to help you keep your AC bill low, and explain why Air Done Right is the best choice for all your air conditioning needs.
One of the easiest ways to reduce your AC bill is to install a programmable thermostat. This will allow you to set your AC to turn off or reduce its output when you’re not home or at night when temperatures are cooler. Air Done Right can help you choose and install the right thermostat for your needs.
Clogged air filters make your AC work harder, increasing your energy bills. Replace your air filters regularly to keep your AC running smoothly. Air Done Right offers a variety of filters to fit your system.
Blocking sunlight with curtains and blinds will reduce the amount of heat entering your home and keep it cooler. Air Done Right can install energy-efficient windows that can further reduce your energy bills.
Air leaks around windows, doors, and ductwork can let cool air escape, making your AC work harder to maintain the desired temperature. Air Done Right can inspect and repair any air leaks to keep your home energy-efficient.
Ceiling fans can circulate cool air, reducing the load on your AC. Air Done Right can install ceiling fans or repair existing ones.
Direct sunlight can heat up your AC unit, reducing its efficiency. Planting trees or installing shading devices can help keep your AC unit cool.
Regular maintenance by Air Done Right can keep your AC unit running efficiently and identify any potential issues before they become major problems.
A dehumidifier can reduce the amount of moisture in the air, making your home feel cooler. Air Done Right offers a variety of dehumidifiers to fit your needs.
When buying a new AC unit, choose one with an Energy Star rating. These units are more efficient and will save you money in the long run. Air Done Right can help you choose the right AC unit for your home.
Electronics and lights generate heat, making your AC work harder. Turning them off when not in use can help reduce your energy bills.
Keeping your AC bill low doesn’t have to mean sacrificing your comfort. By following these tips, you can reduce your energy bills and stay cool all summer long. Air Done Right can help you with all your air conditioning needs, from installation to maintenance and repair services. Contact us today to learn more about how we can help you save money and stay comfortable.