When do you think about taking care of your HVAC system? Usually when it goes out, right? Most of us only think of maintenance and repair when it’s an emergency, like when the heat goes out on the coldest night of the year.
Smart homeowners, however, think long term, and a long-term solution to HVAC emergencies is to sign up for a preventative maintenance program, such as Carolina Comfort, Inc.’s Cool Zone.
Many homeowners start investing in preventative maintenance in order to avoid costly breakdowns when they’ll hurt the most – but that’s not the only benefit of these programs. The affordability of a periodic system check stretches well beyond emergencies.
Because maintenance ensures an efficient furnace, your equipment experiences less wear and tear and winds up lasting much longer than expected.
Look at all the ways you save:
Spend Less on Utilities
Preventative maintenance ensures your furnace is running at its very best. A clean, well-functioning system puts out more heat while using the least fuel possible. This high efficiency pays off every month when you get your heating bill in the mail.
Know You’re Safe
Gas furnaces can run into wear and operational problems, resulting in exposure to combustible and toxic gas. Regular checks mean quick replacement of damaged parts. Experienced technicians can often notice small, hard-to-detect leaks early as well, helping you sidestep this danger.
Less Expensive, More Convenient Repairs
The biggest repair bills come from repair calls in the middle of the night. After paying a premium to get a tech to your home, you might learn it will take several days to get the parts your system needs. Detecting problems before they cause breakdowns allows you to spend the least to fix your system, as well as schedule repairs at the most convenient times for you and your family.