Tampa, Florida (PRWEB)
June 23, 2017
Florida summers can be brutal on your company’s building or facility. As the summer season kicks into high gear, MaintenX International wants to offer local businesses tips on how to best prepare.
“Summertime is not vacation time when it comes to property maintenance,” said Bill Schaphorst, MaintenX’s VP of Business Development. “Your company should take measures to make sure your critical systems stay operational during the extreme heat of summer, especially in Florida. By conducting proper maintenance, your facility will be sure to beat the heat.”
For more than 30 years, MaintenX’s expert technicians have helped Tampa Bay businesses work and look their best. Here are some top tips to make sure your property doesn’t sweat through summer.
1. Service Air Conditioners
As temperatures increase, so does the need for air conditioning. You’ll want to prevent any Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) unit breakdowns during the summer months. Have a licensed professional clean and service your system to ensure it is cooling at peak performance levels. Change your air filters monthly to further increase your unit’s effectiveness.
2. Check for Air Leaks
After having your air conditioner serviced, you’ll want to make sure you are getting the most out of your company’s cool air by checking windows and doors for leaks. Be sure to seal these holes with weather stripping or caulk. This will make sure you are achieving maximum energy efficiency.
3. Check your Gutters
Winter and spring can lead to an accumulation of debris in your gutters. This can result in water damage when summer rains come. Remove all leaves, dirt and tree branches from your gutters, while ensuring your down spout is also clear.
4. Root out Problems
Although weeds and small plants…