You try to save money at every turn. If there’s a deal, you’ll take it. If there’s a problem you can fix in your home without calling someone, you’ll do it. However, you simply can’t take on some work yourself. Your HVAC system, for instance, is a finely tuned machine that requires a trained professional to fix it. Luckily, when you rely on an industry expert to perform routine HVAC maintenance, you’ll find that your improved energy efficiency can help cut your monthly utility costs in Jacksonville, Florida.
What is Professional HVAC Maintenance?
While you can perform limited at-home HVAC maintenance by changing your air filters and keeping the area around your unit clean, a professional goes much deeper. During your biannual maintenance checks, your service technician will:
- Inspect your system for worn, faulty or broken components
- Ensure that chemicals are being properly ventilated
- Clean the interior of your unit
- Conduct any necessary repairs
How Does HVAC Maintenance Cut Utility Costs?
The longer something is wrong with your system, the more your utility costs add up. But sometimes, you might not know something is wrong.
Something as seemingly insignificant as a worn belt can strain your system without warning, decreasing your system’s efficiency and causing your utility costs to rise. Or if your system is dirty, it must work harder to circulate treated air, causing a spike in energy usage.
Professional HVAC maintenance catches the issues you may miss. It can catch them early enough to prevent a significant impact on your monthly bills. Professional HVAC maintenance also extends the lifespan of your system and improves your indoor air quality, both of which will also save you money in the long run.
Our team at Ocean State Air Conditioning & Heating is ready to provide the professional HVAC maintenance that will benefit you, your home and your budget. To schedule your maintenance appointment, call us at (904) 574-5619.
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