Now that spring has arrived, many people start to think about the warmer weather ahead. We’re ready to put the chilly winter days behind us and start making plans for fun in the sun. But, it’s nice to know that you can come home to the cool comfort of air conditioning once Mother Nature starts to crank up those outdoor temperatures. For most of us living in the Elizabethtown area, our air conditioning systems have been taking their annual long winter’s nap.
That’s why it’s always a good idea to ensure your AC is in good working order before the hot, humid summer weather arrives. The best way to do that is to make sure it gets the seasonal maintenance it needs. Seasonal maintenance is important for many reasons. In this article, we’ll talk about why it’s important, and how Home Climates can help. Keep reading to learn more!
Four Reasons You Should Get Regular AC Maintenance
Often, people put off getting annual maintenance for their air conditioning systems because they don’t really understand why it’s important. They might look at it as an unnecessary expense, or they might not think their AC system needs maintenance. However, choosing seasonal maintenance for your air conditioner is vital for its health and longevity.
- Air conditioning systems can get dirty. Both through regular use and sitting unused over the winter, your home’s air conditioning system can accumulate dirt, dust, and other particulates. Without maintenance, this can cause your system to clog up and can cause gunk to accumulate on your system components. Regular maintenance helps to keep your system clean, which helps it operate more effectively.
- AC systems can become less efficient. As we mentioned above, your AC system can get dirty over time, and that can affect its energy efficiency. That’s because it has to work harder to provide the same amount of cooling. Plus, small problems or refrigerant issues can cause inefficiency as well – but are typically discovered during proper maintenance.
- Your air conditioner might have small repairs that should be made. As air conditioners age, small repairs may become necessary. But without an annual system checkup, these small concerns may go unnoticed – and become much larger and more expensive problems down the road.
- Well-maintained systems last longer. Like any other type of complex equipment, regular maintenance can help your home’s air conditioning system enjoy a longer life. It’s like changing the oil in your vehicle or making sure your computer has the appropriate system updates. A maintained system is cleaner, more efficient, and will likely need fewer repairs.
Can Home Climates help me get the air conditioning maintenance I need this spring?
At Home Climates, we’re a full-service air-conditioning contractor. That means you can count on us to help you with all of your home AC needs, including maintenance. Not to mention, provide maintenance plans that can help you save money on annual maintenance and more. We’re ready to help you get the services you need to stay cool and comfortable, no matter how hot it gets outside. Just give us a call at 717.689.4151, and we’ll be happy to assist you.