Heating and Cooling Load Calculation
The most important procedure before an AC unit installation would commence would be the calculation of the heating and cooling load. This would likely necessitate the consideration for the home’s structure, roof, windows, direction and location to determine the size and type of equipment needed.
Since it is quite a complicated matter, it is highly advised that you should contact a reliable contractor to aid you with the pre-installation procedures. These experts could also be at your disposal, even during the installation process, to guarantee you and your family an efficient and working AC unit.
Clean and Clean the Air Ducts
Another important objective that needs to be completed prior to the AC unit installation is the cleaning and sealing of the air ducts at home, especially if the ducts were old and the replacement AC unit is brand new.
The necessity of cleaning the ducts and sealing it for potential debris is very important not just to keep your AC unit at its best, but most especially to improve the quality of air inside your home. It is good to note that the performance of an HVAC system would also be depending on the cleanliness or preparedness of your air ducts.
Clear the Area
It would also be necessary to clear the path prior to the AC unit installation process. Any potential damages might be avoided if you will prepare the workplace or area for installation. Clear any breakables and other fragile materials in the area of work.
Keep children away during work, situate them in a place that will not disturb the workplace. Also make sure to keep pets and other nuisance objects away from the area where your AC unit will be installed. By doing so, you will hasten the process of installation and avoid any accidents during the process.
The ones outlined above are some of the important things that should be prepared for the installation of the air conditioning system at home. However, to be more precise with the approach, it would be best to call experts for help.