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    April is a great time of year to focus on HVAC maintenance

    Besides April being the month that everyone is focused on doing their taxes, it’s also a great month to focus on HVAC maintenance. Why? With the weather quickly warming up it’s the right time of year to focus on maintaining the HVAC unit at your rental property to make sure that it’s running perfectly and ready for summer. HVAC Maintenance 101 Inspect, Clean, or Change Air Filters Once a Month Change your filters often in your central air conditioner, furnace, and/or heat pump. A dirty filter can increase energy costs and damage your equipment, leading to early failure Schedule Seasonal HVAC Maintenance Have annual system maintenance service performed one to…

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    Property Management Tips – April Is A Great Time For HVAC Maintenance

    As the weather warms up in the Houston Texas area, spring is also a great time for HVAC maintenance because your tenants are going to be using their air conditioners heavily in the coming months so it’s best to make sure that they are functioning correctly by doing the following. Step #1: Inspect The first thing that you or your HVAC technician should do is to visually inspect your entire HVAC system, looking for things such as rust, corrosion from moisture, condensation, or leaking ductwork. This is a great example of an HVAC duct in disrepair–these leaky ducts can lower the efficiency of your air conditioner, making it eat up more…