How to keep your AC running in triple-digit heat
COLONIAL HEIGHTS, Va. (WTVR) – Mark Pond, with Colonial Plumbing and Heating, spoke to CBS 6 senior reporter Wayne Covil about how to keep your air conditioner running during a heatwave.
- Clean air filters.
- Set thermostat at 75 or 76.
- Clear area around the unit to ensure air flow.
- Use a blower to clean the coils (from the outside only) since they often get covered with grass clippings.
- Schedule regular check-ups for your unit.