The compressor and condenser coils should be cleaned regularly. These are the parts of the air conditioner that are responsible for allowing cool air into your home or your premises. You will need to loosen the fan guard to get space to remove the dust and dirt effectively from this coils. You find the buildup may block the cold air from getting into the house effectively and thus may result into unhealthy air in the house. As a result, you will be able to get the fresh air if you clean the compressor and condenser on regular basis.
Apart from that you should also check the coil fins. This is necessary as this fins are proving a medium for air as they may gent bent and thus blocks the air from moving into the house. For you to straighten this coil fins you should use a fin comb so that air can move smoothly. With this you will increase its efficiency and also last longer.
In addition to that, it is also necessary that you make the outdoor unit is levelled with your air conditioner. This is the point where your air conditioner rests and with time it may change position or sink and this will interfere with the cooling process. Once in a while you should be checking the level to make sure it is at the right level with your air conditioner unit. You can as well use the level from your tool box to align the unit which is always done when you are not sure of the right level.
To make sure that your air conditioner is working properly you should always clean the filter. It is important that you remove the dirt and dust that may buildup in the air conditioner and if possible you should also replace it after every three months. You find that when this is not done properly you may suffer from dangers such as breathing contaminated air and other things as well.
Evaporator coil should also be cleaned using a mixture of water and bleacher at the same ratio. It should be done regularly since evaporator coil catches dirt and dirt very easily. Evaporator coil plays a major role in ensuring that the air conditioner releases cold air into the house or business premises.
Another important part that you should clean is the evaporator drain. To achieve a clean evaporator drain you should clean it using a mixture of water and bleacher mixed at equal volumes. With this you will be able to remove the mold and even mildew from the drain. When all this are done properly your air conditioner will be always in good condition.