If you’ve ever considered doing your own air conditioner maintenance to save money, you’re not alone. While it’s tempting, trying to tune up your own air conditioner provides the potential for bigger expenses and errors. Your machine 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 also lead to more expensive results. Sure, your unit worked perfectly last year, but who’s to say it will last.
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 necessary training: As the internet has given us access to a lot of information and guidance, it’s not going to have the same impact as the education a technician gets from certified institutions. After going through their training, our technicians at Assured Appliance and Heating & Air are experts in whatever your HVAC system needs. It’s much easier to trust their work now than having to make an emergency AC repair after some well-intentioned DIY work.
- Technician tune ups are more thorough: During a maintenance appointment, a HVAC technician checks to make sure everything about your system is in working order. 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.
- Tune ups can save you money in the long run: A professional will have an easier time looking for any potential issues. 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 Assured Appliance and Heating & Air can recognize issues before they become too serious—eliminating extra costs to you. In addition, maintenance on your system helps it run more efficiently, saving you even more.
It’s not too late to schedule your routine maintenance. Assured Appliance and Heating & Air is here to help ensure your air conditioner is running as it should. Call us at 847-306-8990 to book an appointment with us. You’ll be confident knowing your system has your back.