Keeping Your Home Comfortable As Fall Arrives Posted October 11, 2016 Break out the pumpkin spice, fall is officially in the air in Menomonie and western Wisconsin. Your air conditioner has made it through another season, but we all know how weird fall weather can be. Mother nature doesn’t always adhere to the calendar; she does her own thing. How do you stay cozy and stay on top of air conditioner service as we go into furnace season? Clean Your Outdoor Unit The temps aren’t the only things that are falling, leaves and debris can build up around your outdoor unit this season. If you haven’t gotten around to raking the leaves and limbs, make a point to sweep up around your outdoor air conditioner unit. Debris can negatively impact 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 short sleeves, the next day you’ll need long sleeves. Smart thermostats are hooked up to Wi-Fi and actually track the weather in Menomonie and western Wisconsin which makes seasonal transitions simpler. They also pick up on your schedule and behaviors to boost your energy efficiency and comfort. Schedule Annual Maintenance Your air conditioner made it another year in Menomonie and western Wisconsin, setting up routine air conditioner service with Halverson Brothers Inc will make certain that it lasts next season. Fall is the perfect time to get maintenance scheduled. If there are any issues found, you won’t be left to shiver or sweat through the more extreme seasons. Your annual maintenance check will give our pros the opportunity to inspect for any minor problems, ensure your refrigerant levels are OK and ensure everything is ready to operate smoothly through the year. We want to be sure you’re comfortable each and every season in Menomonie and western Wisconsin. Putting on a comfortable sweater is your job, keeping your heating and cooling running throughout the year is ours. If you need to set up your regular maintenance service, give the experts at Halverson Brothers Inc a call at 715-352-4052.