10 Ways to Maximize Air Conditioning Efficiency

You should have your air conditioning system serviced before the weather starts to heat up. Inefficient systems will not only put a strain on the units operation but also the electricity grid. By cleaning or replacing the filters and clearing out the evaporator, the efficiency of the system will dramatically improve and keep running cost down.

Remember to keep the operating temperature at 25 degrees and keep windows and coverings closed. You local electrician in Bowral will help you with the efficiency of your air-conditioning unit.

Here are 10 things you can do your properly working, current unit to maximize cooling efficiency:

  1. Close windows and doors.

  2. Plug leaks in your attic, under doors, around windows, etc...

  3. Set, or program, your thermostat and forget about it.

  4. Shade your condenser.

  5. Maximize airflow around your air condenser.

  6. Keep up with filter changes.

  7. DO NOT use registers for temperature control.

  8. If you need specialized control for each room in your house, invest in a zoning system.

  9. Set your thermostat at a reasonable temperature.

  10. Keep up with yearly spring preventative maintenance.


Call a master electrician to make sure that your air conditioner is working at maximum efficiency levels.