Condensing units typically have a lifespan of 15–20 years, but can remain in good shape even longer if the unit is regularly maintained. In addition to prolonging the lifespan, there are also energy savings associated with properly caring for and cleaning your condensing unit. Dust and debris can clog your unit, hindering its energy efficiency. The good news is that the cleaning process is simple and typically takes only a few minutes and requires nothing more than a water hose.
Watch the video below to learn how to properly clean your condensing unit.