Blocked vents and registers One bit of advice we can offer for how to increase air flow through vents is to make sure all vents and registers are open and not blocked by furniture.
This issue is quite common in an office setting, especially when people don’t agree on the thermostat setting!
The good news is, many of the causes behind HVAC airflow problems are easy and relatively inexpensive to fix.
Read on to learn about the most common causes as well as one easy way to improve AC air flow once and for all.1.
If so, the layout or sizing of the ductwork (or possibly the equipment itself) may no longer be able to properly cool the redesigned space.
This is another good reason to consult an HVAC design expert: you may find that simple ductwork changes can make a huge difference in your HVAC airflow and comfort.
If you ignore the problem for too long, the strain on your system can lead to compressor failure.
The compressor is like the heart of your air conditioner, and when it goes, there’s a good chance you’ll need a new unit.
Outdoor units especially can become obstructed due to leaves and debris that have accumulated around the unit.
Even systems in mechanical rooms can be obstructed by other equipment or storage items.