Friday, May 26, 2017

The Importance of HVAC Maintenance

With summer quickly approaching, it’s more important than ever that your air conditioning system is in good working order. Many people fail to realize that even if your air conditioning system is operating seemingly without major issue that does not necessarily mean it is running at maximum efficacy and efficiency. The only way to ensure your system is at its best is through regular HVAC maintenance. Regular maintenance will help to keep your system running at peak performance and save you money in repairs and energy costs over time. Continue reading for more information on the importance of HVAC maintenance.  
·       Increases efficiency: Regular maintenance helps to ensure that your system is running as efficiently as possible. When your system is running at peak performance it isn’t forced to work as hard in order to keep your home comfortable. Because your system doesn’t need to work as hard, you’ll notice a significant decrease in your monthly energy or utility bills, especially during the summer months!

·       Alerts you to repair needs: Sometimes your system appears to be in good working order, but there are underlying issues that need to be addressed before they become major problems. Through regular maintenance, a professional can alert you to small repairs before they become bigger issues, saving you money in repairs and replacements and also helping to keep your system running smoothly.

·       Prevents emergencies: Unidentified repair needs can eventually lead to air conditioning and heating emergencies. The last thing you’ll want is to be without air conditioning on some of the hottest days of the year this summer because your system is on the fritz and your preferred air conditioning professional is booked solid for the week. Having your system inspected and regular maintenance performed can help you to avoid these kinds of situations.

·       Increases system lifespan: Not unlike your vehicle, your HVAC system is a complex interworking of parts that require regular tune-ups in order to stay healthy and operating effectively. You wouldn’t expect your car to continue running year after year without putting gas in, changing the oil, or having your tires rotated, so its unrealistic to assume that your air conditioning system could operate without tune-ups as well. Through proper maintenance, your system will not only work better but will also last you longer, which means you won’t need to pay to replace your system for a longer period of time.

HVAC maintenance is an important aspect of keeping your air conditioning system running efficiently and keeping your home comfortable. If you haven’t already had annual maintenance performed on your air conditioning system, now is the time! Give us a call at (219) 464-9181 or click here to visit our website.