If you’ve considered saving money by performing your own HVAC maintenance, you’re not alone. While it’s attractive, trying to tune up your own air conditioner may result in more expenses or damage to your system. Your machine is more complicated than you might think. Even if you don’t know the first thing about air conditioners, you might be thinking about skipping your annual appointment to save some cash. That could also lead to more expensive results. Maybe you haven’t had any challenges with your system recently, but things change.
Whether you’re thinking of doing maintenance yourself or skipping it altogether, here are some of the reasons it’s wise to hire an experienced professional to do the maintenance:
- Technicians have the appropriate training: While you can learn a lot about your home’s system through your owner’s guide and the internet, it’s not going to have the same impact as the education a professional gets from certified institutions. Once they’ve completed their training and education, our technicians at Siloam Springs Heating & AC are experts in everything related to heating and air conditioning. It’s going to save time by doing it right the first time rather than having to make an emergency AC repair after some well-intentioned DIY work.
- Technician tune-ups are more comprehensive: 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.
- Professional tune-ups can save you money: It’s not always easy for homeowners to understand indications of a potential problem. Continuing to run your air conditioner could cause serious damage that means you’ll need a costly repair or replacement down the road. One of the experts from Siloam Springs Heating & AC can recognize issues before they become too serious—reducing your expenses. In addition, maintenance on your system helps it run more efficiently, saving you even more.
But don’t worry, you still have time to have a professional come out for your annual maintenance. Siloam Springs Heating & AC is here to help ensure your air conditioner is running as it should. Give us a call at 479-308-8176 to schedule an appointment with us. You’ll be confident knowing your system has your back.