The summer heat will be here before you know it! That means summer days at the pool, backyard barbeques, and the kids getting out of school for summer break. But how can you make sure your home is ready to handle the soaring temperatures that come with North Texas summers? The Strittmatter team has rounded up our top tips on how to prep your house for summer 2017.

Make sure your air conditioner is ready

The U.S. Climate Data reports that the average high summer temperatures in North Texas range between 91 and 96 degrees. But anyone that’s spent some time in Denton knows it gets way warmer than that some days! On those scorching summer days, the last thing you want is for your air conditioner to malfunction.

Scheduling an air conditioning tune up can help ensure that your unit is working properly and efficiently all summer long. Our Strittmatter SuperTechs can catch small issues with your air conditioner before it becomes a big problem. We’ll work to find a convenient time for you to schedule your appointment and give you peace of mind that lasts all season long.

4 Ways To Prep Your Home For Summer

Check your indoor air quality

Allergies aren’t only limited to spring! The sneezing, runny nose, watery eyes, and more can follow you into the summer months and make you feel miserable. Having your indoor air quality evaluated can help cut down on allergy symptoms you feel at home. Air conditioning systems can play a big part in improving your air quality. Coils and compressors can be cleaned, air filters can be cleaned or replaced, and our SuperTechs check to make sure everything is sealed properly. Leaving you and your family breathing easier at home.

4 Ways To Prep Your Home For Summer


Add solar window screens

Do you know that time of day where your home turns into an oven? That time where the sun shines through the windows so intensely that you’re left wondering when you moved into a greenhouse. Installing solar window screens can cut down on the unbearable feeling and save you money! By keeping out the harsh rays, your home will stay cooler without having to blast the AC and you won’t be blinded by the light every afternoon.

4 Ways To Prep Your Home For Summer

Plan a stay-cation right here in Denton

Ok, so this one isn’t about your home necessarily. But getting out of the house and discovering the hidden gems around Denton is a great family activity to keep you busy this summer! Check out to get started or visit the Discover Denton Welcome Center to find something new to explore. And be sure to post your findings and adventures over on our Facebook page.  

4 Ways To Prep Your Home For Summer

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So there you have it, folks! We hope you find these tips helpful. If you have any questions, feel free to call our office to talk with our experts at 940-566-1122.