Aircons work hard to keep people cool in hot weather. After hours of use, the aircons will need some service. A chemical wash is one of the best things an owner can do for an aircon. Here are some ways that an aircon can benefit from a chemical wash.
Aircons are prone to the growth of mold and mildew. This happens because dirt combines with the moist environment of the aircon, which creates the perfect living conditions for these life forms, along with bacteria. Once these harmful life forms enter the air, they can create health problems. A chemical wash will get rid of anything growing inside of the aircon and prevent future growth.
According to ACCA, the growth of organisms in the aircon causes terrible smells to enter the air whenever the unit is turned on. The smell can also be produced by dead animals, and when you smell anything foul coming from the aircon, immediately arrange to have a chemical wash. The longer these items are inside of the aircon, the worse the smell will become, especially when decomposing matter is present, and air freshener won’t be enough to make it go away.
Dirt will naturally build up inside the aircon, which will have an impact on the efficiency of the unit. Producing colder temperatures will be harder and the aircon will require more electricity to reach these temperatures. Since the chemical wash involves taking the aircon apart, all of the dirt that has been accumulated can be flushed away, and any parts that may be going bad can be repaired. The aircon will be running at maximum efficiency once again and you’ll save money on electricity costs in the process.
Blockages are common in aircons, especially in pipes and the coil. The only way to get the dirt out of these areas is by taking the aircon apart and doing a chemical wash. A clean coil and pipe assembly makes it possible for the aircon to exchange heat and produce cool air. The chemical wash will keep these necessary areas open and ensure efficient use.
Strange sounds and hot air coming from the aircon are warning signs that the aircon is on the verge of breaking and needs a chemical wash. The chances of you being able to fix the problem on your own are slim, so just call for professional help. As a technician washes the unit and its parts are serviced, the aircon will be tuned up, just like a car. This regular maintenance is necessary to for the aircon to have a long life span.
You’ll need the aircon if you want to stay cool, so don’t take it for granted. Give it a chemical wash and enjoy the benefits.