Why You Need a Professional to Conduct AC Maintenance

September 12, 2018

If you’ve ever considered doing your own air conditioner maintenance to save money, it’s not as uncommon as you might think. While it’s tempting, trying to tune up your own air conditioner could end up costing more money if you make a mistake. Your HVAC system is more intricate than many people realize. Even if DIY isn’t your thing, 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 that doesn’t mean it will continue that way forever.

Whether you’re considering 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 necessary training: While you can learn a lot about your home’s system through your owner’s guide and the internet, you probably can’t beat the education a professional gets from certified institutions. Once they’ve completed their training and education, our technicians at Moyer Total Indoor Comfort are experts in everything related to heating and air conditioning. It’s going to save time by doing it right the first time than having to make an emergency AC repair after some well-intentioned DIY work.
  • Technician tune ups are more in-depth: A qualified technician will understand everything that needs to be addressed during a routine maintenance appointment. They’ll check your thermostat settings, refrigerant level, electrical and moving components and your system controls. While they’re checking your system, they’ll be on the look out for indications of more serious issues.
  • You can see cost-savings after a professional tune up: You might not be able to recognize the early signs of a problem with your air conditioning. Continuing to run your system could cause serious damage that ends with expensive repairs or even replacement. The experts at Moyer Total Indoor Comfort can identify issues before they become too serious—saving you money in the end. 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. Moyer Total Indoor Comfort will make sure your system is working appropriately. Call us at 484-646-3363 to book an appointment with us. We’ll make sure your home stays comfortable all through the warmer months.