If you’ve ever considered doing your own air conditioner maintenance to save money, you’re not alone. While it’s attractive, trying to tune up your own air conditioner provides the potential for bigger expenses and errors. Your HVAC system is more complex than it may appear. Even if you don’t know the first thing about air conditioners, you might be thinking about not scheduling your service appointment to reduce costs. That could also lead to more expensive results. Maybe you haven’t had any challenges with your system recently, but who’s to say it will last.
Whether you’re thinking of 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 right 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 professional gets from certified institutions. Following their education, our technicians at Honke Heating & AC are experts in everything related to heating and air conditioning. It’s smarter to have the work done correctly rather than having to make costly repairs after.
- Technician tune ups are more in-depth: The professionals will take a look at all of the different components during the appointment. They’ll assess your thermostat settings, refrigerant level, electrical and moving components and your system controls. They are also able to recognize any symptoms of potential issues.
- 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 , resulting in more expensive repairs or even replacement. One of the experts from Honke Heating & AC can acknowledge issues before they become too serious—eliminating extra costs to you. And a properly maintained system will run more efficiently, helping your energy bills.
But don’t worry, you still have time to have a professional come out for your annual maintenance. Honke Heating & AC is here to help ensure your air conditioner is running as it should. Contact us at 503-663-8033 to schedule an appointment with us. You can rest easy knowing it’s been professionally maintained and ready to keep you cool.