Your HVAC system works hard throughout the year to keep your home healthy
and comfortable. Especially if you haven’t experienced problems
with your heating or cooling system in the past, you may be tempted to
skip or put off tasks such as AC maintenance. However, a good maintenance
record is the single most important contributing factor to both AC efficiency
and longevity. Ensuring that your home’s cooling system is cleaned
and maintained regularly will help you achieve the long-term savings and
performance you expect from this important investment.
Your AC Won’t Break Down
AC breakdowns are a major source of discomfort and inconvenience during
the cooling season. The best way to protect yourself from a major AC issue
that requires professional repair is to maintain your home’s cooling
system. Regular AC tune-ups will check your system for developing problems
and address normal wear and tear, such as dust buildup and loss of lubrication.
Catching problems early allows you to correct them immediately, which
costs less upfront while also ensuring that minor issues don’t grow
to disrupt AC function in the future. Together, these factors will dramatically
reduce your risk of cooling problems, especially when your air conditioner
is under greater strain during the hottest days of the year.
Your Utility Bills Will Stay Low
Air conditioner efficiency is lost over time as wear and tear affect your
AC’s ability to convert energy into cooling. The longer your air
conditioner goes without a tune-up, the more efficiency will be lost and
the higher your cooling bills will climb, even if you make no other changes
to your home cooling habits. AC tune-ups are the best way to keep your
utility bills consistently low to save energy and money throughout the
years by addressing the issues that rob your air conditioner of efficiency.
This allows you to maintain the cooling performance you paid for when
you installed your air conditioner so you can get the greatest long-term
returns on this purchase.
Your AC Will Last Longer
Regular AC tune-ups are a proactive step toward a longer-lasting air conditioner.
By keeping the unit clean, lubricated, and functioning efficiently, AC
tune-ups reduce overall wear and strain on the system to help it last
as long as possible. While a poorly-maintained air conditioner can fail
and require replacement in just a few years, a well-maintained system
will reach or even exceed its expected lifetime of 10-15 years. By ensuring
your air conditioner lasts as long as possible, you’ll minimize
the costs associated with
AC replacement by undertaking this task less often for greater general convenience throughout
Our Portsmouth HVAC service is dedicated to helping you maintain a comfortable,
healthy, and efficient home all year long. We aim to make AC maintenance
easy with our convenient and cost-effective Super Service Club membership
options. You can explore our AC maintenance solutions and specials when you
visit us on the web, where you can also
check out our blog to learn more about the benefits and importance of AC tune-ups for your home.