This is an excerpt from the article “11 Ways to Prepare Your Home for the Summer Heat.” For more information, please visit http://charlesandhudson.com/green-building/tips/11-ways-to-prepare-your-home-for-summer-heat/
|Next change your thermostat over to “cool” and test the system by turning the temperature down. If the air conditioner does not turn on, first check to make sure no breakers are tripped.|
If you can’t figure out the problem, call your heating and air-conditioning repair person. Calling early may keep you from making an “emergency” call when the temperatures are soaring and the repair people are super busy and expensive.