Home Maintenance

Air Conditioner Spring Cleaning

Our new house has two air conditioning units, one for upstairs and one for downstairs.  One of the things that we knew the house needed, when we bought it, was an additional return for the downstairs unit.  (Technically, we have an HVAC, which provides air conditioning and air heating, but we just call it the air conditioner.) While he was here adding the return, I asked the technician to give both units a good spring cleaning.  It was amazing – and a bit scary – to see just how much stuff had built up in the units over time.  Even though relatively new, they had still managed to accumulate quite a bit of dust and debris.  The tech was at…

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