Here’s the bottom-line: Air conditioners need to be tuned up regularly. Regular maintenance of an air conditioner will prevent a host of problems.
Unfortunately, most people tend to think of the cooling device only in case of a breakdown. Since the air conditioner unit sits out of sight, most people forget to maintain the unit. This increases the risk of emergency breakdowns and costly repairs.
In this blog post, we’re going to run through some of the benefits of an AC tune-up performed before or during the summer months.
Benefits of a summer AC tune-up
You need to be proactive and schedule regular maintenance. It’s especially recommended that you get the air conditioner tuned-up at the start of the summer season. Preventive maintenance during the season can pay you dividends in many ways. Here are three main reasons why you should consider getting the system tuned up this summer:
#1. Improved air conditioner energy-efficiency
It goes without saying, but your air conditioner is a mechanical device. As such, it undergoes wear-and-tear over time. While a summer AC tune-up can’t prevent normal wear-and-tear, it can greatly reduce the rate of deterioration. Here’s how.
During a tune-up, our experienced technicians will thoroughly check the device to ensure that everything is in good, working condition. In case any fault is detected, we’ll address the issue—before it turns into a major problem that could lead to further wear-and-tear and reduced energy-efficiency.
A summer AC tune-up is likely to result in improved air conditioner efficiency and reduced energy bills.
#2. Reduced risk of an emergency breakdown
Another reason why you should schedule an annual air conditioner tune-up is that they can reduce your risk of experiencing an emergency breakdown.
There is nothing more frustrating than a system breakdown right in the middle of a heat wave. By scheduling an air conditioner tune-up at the start of the summer, your’ll have the peace of mind of knowing that your system was looked at prior to the most challenging part of the year.
During a tune-up, our technician will perform all the required maintenance that will ensure that the system keeps on working efficiently without any problem.
#3. Helps prevent costly repairs from being needed
Scheduling air conditioner maintenance this summer will ensure that costly issues do not develop with the system. The better an air conditioner is properly maintained, the less likely it is to develop a major fault.
An experienced technician will detect minor faults that can end up becoming major problems down the road. We’ll perform the fixes instantly, thereby preventing costly repairs. In this way, you are less likely to face unexpected costs that can wreak havoc on your finances.
Schedule a summer AC tune-up and see the benefits for yourself
Scheduling a tune-up from a professional technician from Air Control Home Services will help you save a lot in terms of costs and frustration in the long run. During an air conditioner tune-up, a technician will check the system, clean coils and filters, drain condensate line, replace damaged components, lubricate moving parts, check the ductwork, inspect system wiring, and look at pressure and fluid levels.
Contact us at Air Control Home Services to schedule your air conditioner tune-up this summer.