When it comes to performing regular maintenance on your HVAC system, there is no better time than springtime! And since springtime is in full swing, now is the perfect time to schedule maintenance for your HVAC. While you are busy checking everything off on your spring cleaning checklist, be sure to check off maintenance for your HVAC as well! Your HVAC is often an unsung hero. Like plumbing systems, most people don’t give much thought into what your HVAC system goes through to maintain the temperature in your home. It’s hard work, that causes wear and tear on your system. Eventually, if left unchecked, this wear and tear can take its toll, leading to unexpected repairs, higher operating costs, and even the untimely demise of your system! Here is why springtime maintenance for your HVAC is so important.
Safeguard Against Unnecessary Repairs
Springtime maintenance for your HVAC can help safeguard against unnecessary repairs. While not all breakdowns come with warning signs, most give a little notice. When you have springtime maintenance done on your HVAC, a thorough inspection will be done. This can help identify potential problems that can be fixed before there is even an issue. Being proactive with repairs is always best! Nobody wants to be caught off guard with a broken system when they need it most!
Lower Operating Costs
When an HVAC isn’t running at peak efficiency, it can be more expensive to operate. Dust and debris can obstruct the flow of air, making your system work harder to maintain the temperature in your home. During springtime maintenance for your HVAC system, your technician will clean and lubricate parts, and replace any worn out parts with new ones. This will help your system run better, saving energy.
Extend the Lifespan of Your HVAC System
Regular maintenance has been shown to extend the lifespan of your HVAC system. When a system is bogged down, it puts lets stress on the system, which allows for more longevity! In addition, regular maintenance can also help protect the warranty on the system!
Signs Your HVAC Needs Attention
There are several concerning signs to be on the lookout for. For starters, if the temperature isn’t being maintained in your home, for example; your furnace is blowing cool air, or your ac is blowing warm air, then it is time to have a technician come out. Other warning signs include: abnormal noises when engaged, strange smells, the smell of gas, over cycling, and the unexplained hike in your utility bill! Schedule your springtime maintenance for your HVAC if you notice any of these warning signs!
Lesco offers their Maintenance Club Membership program, designed to help you stay on top of the maintenance for your home! Contact Lesco to learn more!