If you’ve ever considered doing your own air conditioner maintenance to save money, you aren’t the only one. While it’s tempting, trying to tune up your own air conditioner may result in more expenses or damage to your system. Your HVAC system is more complex than it may appear. Even if you aren’t a handyman, you might be thinking about postponing your yearly appointment to avoid the extra cost. That could be another costly mistake. Sure, your unit worked perfectly last year, but things change.
Whether you’re contemplating doing maintenance yourself or skipping it altogether, take a look at some of the benefits with selecting a qualified technician to take a look at your system:
- Technicians have the appropriate training: Although we have an abundance of information and helpful tips with the internet, it won’t provide the education an expert gets from certified institutions. Once they’ve completed their training and education, our technicians at Childress Heating & AC are experts in whatever your HVAC system needs. It’s much easier to trust their work now rather than having to face other challenges down the road.
- Technician tune-ups are more thorough: A qualified technician will understand everything that needs to be addressed during a routine maintenance appointment. They’ll review your thermostat settings, refrigerant level, electrical and moving components and your system controls. As part of the maintenance, they are also on the lookout for any signs of a more serious problem.
- You can see cost-savings after a professional tune-up: It’s not always easy for homeowners to understand indications of a potential problem. Continuing to run your unit could cause serious damage that means you’ll need a costly repair or replacement down the road. One of the experts from Childress Heating & AC can identify issues before they become too serious—eliminating extra costs to you. Proper maintenance keeps your system running efficiently and helps keep those utility bills lower.
It’s not too late to schedule your routine maintenance. Childress Heating & AC will make sure your system is working appropriately. Contact us at 540-675-4306 to arrange an appointment with us. We’ll make sure your home stays comfortable all through the warmer months.