There are still a couple more months left in the season, which means your AC may be turned on more than usual to get you through the peak of summer. Therefore, it is important to not put off any routine maintenance or repairs. Having a professional HVAC repair technician at the Lake of the Ozarks regularly look at your AC could help you save money in the long run. Small maintenance and repairs can help in many ways, like preventing costly breakdowns and even saving you money on your energy bills. Royal Heating & Air is here to let you know why it is important not to skip your AC’s preventative maintenance:
If you have a technician come out to do regular maintenance on your AC unit, you could possibly prevent a costly breakdown. A professional HVAC company can detect problems early and fix them before they become expensive or difficult to repair.
Reduce Energy Cost
You may think that your AC is working fine because it is on and running. However, you may have an underlying issue that could be costing you money. Sometimes systems can continue to cool even though there is a mechanical issue. There are many parts to an AC unit and if one of the parts develops an issue, the problem will only get worse if it goes unnoticed. Other parts may run longer to make up for the malfunctioning part. This could not only cause other parts to break down, but it could also cost you more money because of the extra work that is being done by your unit.
Every year that your AC goes without proper maintenance, its efficiency decreases as well as the overall life span. An average system lasts between 10 to 12 years. However, with preventative maintenance, you could double the life of your AC to 20 years. Not only will you enjoy the comfort of your AC longer, you can also enjoy a system with fewer repairs throughout its extended life.
Dirty, or damaged, units have to work overtime to cool the air to the proper temperature. When a technician comes to your home to inspect your AC unit, they will make sure everything is in proper working order. This will improve the performance of your cooling system, which could result in a lower utility bill.
There are many health risks that can be linked back to poor indoor air quality. These risks could be reduced, or eliminated, with proper AC maintenance and repair. A professional technician can help reduce safety risks before they pose a threat to your family.
Have Your Unit Maintained with Royal Heating & Air
Royal Heating & Air recommends that you have your HVAC serviced at the Lake of the Ozarks twice per year. Preventative maintenance can help extend the life of your system, lower your utility bills and help provide consistent performance from your equipment. If you need to have system maintenance performed, schedule an appointment today by contacting us at 573-480-4313.