How Are Your HVAC Habits Hurting Your Budget?

No matter what the temperature outside in Alliance, the temperature inside your home influences how comfortable your family will feel. Choose the right temp and your space will seem like a enjoyable escape from everything. But if your HVAC system isn’t operating the right way, you’ll feel it. And it won’t be fun.

Take time for a deeper look at the way you’re managing your HVAC equipment. It could make the difference between a strong system or a problematic performer. Start this short quiz from Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning to figure out where you stand.

  1. Summer is not far away in Alliance. How do you prepare your air conditioner?
    1. Replace the HVAC filter and clear up the vents. Then it’s ready.
    2. Make an appointment with the Experts for a seasonal tune-up.
    3. Not a thing. It should be fine.
  2. You’re having a party on a hot night, but the AC isn’t functioning. What’s your first step?
    1. Instruct my attendees to bring cold beverages.
    2. Call for an emergency repair to get it working before anyone arrives.
    3. Switch on my fans and pray for a strong breeze.
  3. Your current HVAC is maturing. What’s your plan when it’s time for an upgrade?
    1. Allow my contractor to choose and bankroll it with a credit card.
    2. Save worries and costs by subscribing to a monthly home comfort subscription.
    3. Choose the most expensive system on the market in Alliance.
  4. When you open your next monthly energy bill, what do you think you’ll find?
    1. It will have a hefty price tag. My heating and cooling charges have been climbing.
    2. It will be close to the expenses for the same month last year.
    3. I can’t be sure until I read it. Some bills aren’t bad, but others are shocking.
  5. Your HVAC system is making a strange noise. What’s your next step?
    1. Grab my toolbox and spend a weekend trying to fix it.
    2. Schedule a skilled technician to check it out.
    3. Don’t think about it and pray it goes away.

Time to add up your results. If you selected mostly Bs, your heating and cooling tendencies are right on. You’re taking care of your machine and you have a plan for replacement. But if you responded to any of these scenarios with As or Cs, you can make some changes to help your system perform more effectively. Keep reading to learn how.

New HVAC Habits to Help Out Your Wallet

Schedule Annual Maintenance While changing your air filter and clearing your vents are crucial tasks to prep your machinery for a season change, a professional tune-up is necessary to finish the process. During a routine visit, your Expert technician will perform a series of tasks that advance the energy efficiency pro will be on the lookout for more severe issues for your HVAC. That could save you a pricey breakdown later in the season.

Select a heating and cooling company that offers emergency repairs. Even rigorously maintained home comfort systems can have trouble occasionally. And it always seems to occur at the least convenient times. A company with 24/7 emergency service can save you the headache and distress. The Service Experts Advantage Program provides that vital service to customers at no extra cost.

Devise a plan for your HVAC system replacement. Many HVAC systems can last for 10 to 15 years, but they won’t last forever. Make a plan now to evade last-minute pressure when your machine takes its ultimate bow. The Service Experts Advantage Program™ can be useful. It gives you a new high-efficiency home comfort system with no up-front costs. Even better, the program includes free maintenance and repairs.

Keep track of your monthly energy charges and don’t ignore it when they radically change. Your power bills can show you more than your monthly costs. If you’re observing a regular increase in your costs but no variation in home comfort, something is definitely happening with your HVAC. An updated high-efficiency system can give you peace of mind with more reliable energy usage—and that means fewer shocks on your bill.

Act when you detect a weird noise from your home comfort system. That noise is more than annoying. It illustrates something is amiss with your system. Even if it’s a relatively small problem, left without a repair it could make for a high-priced repair later on. Don’t try to regulate it yourself. Leave it to the pros to diagnose and set it right.

Your HVAC can cost you quite a bit when you don’t maintain it. If you use these tips, you could save time, extra costs and irritation. And if your equipment just isn’t cutting it anymore, contemplate finding one through the Service Experts Advantage Program. It can find you a new energy-efficient system with no up-front costs and free maintenance and repairs.

To hear more, give us a call or request an appointment online. We’re happy to help!