Taking a few minutes to prepare your cooling system for spring and summer is a very smart move. With just a little bit of effort, you can help make sure your unit is up and running, at the ready for the hot summer months. Giving your system a little check-up and quick clean can prevent any unpleasant surprises when you go to use the air conditioning for the first time on a warm day. After all, that isn’t when you want to find out you have an issue! Although in-depth service and maintenance may be best left to a professional, there are a number of things you can do each year in the spring to make sure your unit is running well. Below, the team at CJS Heating and Air shares some tips for taking care of your air conditioning as a homeowner.