Regional Advice for Heating and Cooling Systems


Welcome to Richard’s AC Company, where we strive to provide top-notch heating and cooling solutions for our valued customers. In this regional advice article, we’ll share insights and tips to help you make the most of your HVAC system, ensuring optimal comfort and energy efficiency throughout the year.

Furnace Maintenance

  • Schedule annual inspections: Regular maintenance by our certified technicians can help prevent breakdowns, improve efficiency, and extend the lifespan of your furnace.
  • Change air filters regularly: Clogged filters restrict airflow, reducing system performance and indoor air quality. Replace them every 1-3 months.
  • Clear vents and registers: Ensure that vents and registers are free from obstructions to allow proper airflow throughout your home.

Air Conditioning Care

  • Keep the outdoor unit clear: Remove any debris, vegetation, or objects within 2-3 feet of the unit to ensure proper airflow and prevent overheating.
  • Shade the outdoor unit: Providing some shade for the outdoor unit can improve its efficiency and prevent excessive strain during hot summer days.
  • Consider a programmable thermostat: Intelligent thermostats can help you save energy by adjusting temperatures when you’re away or asleep.

Energy-Saving Tips

  • Insulate and seal: Proper insulation and sealing of air leaks can significantly reduce energy waste and improve system efficiency.
  • Use ceiling fans: Ceiling fans can help circulate air more effectively, allowing you to raise your thermostat setting for cooling while maintaining comfort.
  • Schedule regular tune-ups: Our technicians can identify and address any issues, ensuring your system operates at optimal efficiency.


At Richard’s AC Company, we are committed to providing exceptional service and expert advice to keep your home comfortable year-round. Contact us today to schedule a consultation or service appointment, and let us help you make the most of your heating and cooling systems.