American Services commercial HVAC maintenance near Fenton knows that when it comes to maintenance on a commercial industrial level, facilities maintenance managers are the first in line to supervise.
Regardless of whether you own a retail store, apartment building, or an office complex, maintenance efforts should focus on making sure the airflow and heating systems function properly and that customers and employees as well as all building inhabitants have a clean environment-Federal Law mandates this.
A clean, healthy workplace translates to high productivity. If you do not conduct regular inspections of your commercial HVAC systems you invite unexpected breakdowns that could interrupt the work day and result in costly repairs. Taking the initiative to conduct preventative maintenance checks and service checks on equipment will help ensure that fewer problems occur.
So how do you go about performing preventative maintenance on your commercial HVAC systems? Similar to the maintenance operations you perform on your car such as regular oil changes and tire rotations.
Implement a scheduled maintenance plan on your heating, cooling, and ventilation system to check regularly that everything is in good working order.
A few of the items on your preventative maintenance checklist should include:
- Replacement of air filters – if you have properly organized your maintenance schedule, you know to replace filters every few months
- Inspect HVAC units for leaks which can become costly if ignored over time
- Clean air-cooled condensers- taking the time to regularly clean your condensers assures that your units will not become contaminated and that your air stays clean.
- Check safety controls and perform inspections on all control dials and switches to ensure digital panels are programmed and calibrated to the correct settings