Keeping Your Home Comfortable As Fall Arrives Posted October 11, 2016 Break out the pumpkin spice, fall is officially in the air in Wisconsin Rapids. Your air conditioner has made it through another season, but we all know how unpredictable fall weather can be. Mother nature doesn’t always follow the calendar; she goes her own way. How do you stay cozy and stay on top of air conditioner service as we go into cooler weather? Clean Your Outdoor Unit The temps aren’t the only things that are falling, leaves and debris can accumulate around your outdoor unit this time of year. If you haven’t gotten around to raking the sticks and leaves, make a point to pick up around your outdoor air conditioner unit. Debris can negatively affect the air flow into your system, causing it to affect performance. Install a Smart Thermostat Fall is a transitional season. One day you could be wearing a t-shirt, the next day you’ll need a sweater. Smart thermostats are connected to Wi-Fi and actually monitor the weather in Wisconsin Rapids which makes seasonal transitions better. They also learn your schedule and behaviors to boost your energy efficiency and comfort. Schedule Annual Maintenance Your air conditioner made it another season in Wisconsin Rapids, arranging annual air conditioner service with Rapids Sheet Metal Works Inc will make certain that it survives next summer. Fall is the ideal time to get maintenance scheduled. If there are any problems found, you won’t be left to shiver or sweat through the more unpredictable seasons. Your annual maintenance check will give our technicians the opportunity to look for any minor concerns, ensure your refrigerant levels are OK and ensure everything is ready to work smoothly through the season. We want to be sure you’re cozy each and every season in Wisconsin Rapids. Choosing a comfortable sweater is your job, keeping your heating and cooling running throughout the year is ours. If you need to schedule your routine maintenance service, give the pros at Rapids Sheet Metal Works Inc a call at 715-301-0256.