How Are Your HVAC Habits Impacting Your Budget?  

No matter what the elements outside in Columbus, the temperature within your home designates how comfortable you will feel. Find the right temp and your space will feel like a enjoyable escape from it all. But if your heating and cooling system isn’t working accurately, you’ll notice. And it won’t be pleasant. 

It’s time for a thorough look at the way you’re handling your heating and cooling equipment. It could make the difference between a steady system or a problematic performer. Try this short quiz from Stevenson Service Experts to figure out where you stand. 

  • Hotter days are not far away in Columbus. How do you prepare your AC?
    1. Replace the HVAC filter and spruce up the vents. Then it’s finished.
    2. Schedule an appointment with the professionals for a seasonal tune-up.
    3. Not a thing. It will probably be fine.
  • You’re planning a get-together on a scorching night, but the AC isn’t working. What’s your first step?
    1. Ask my visitors to bring cool beverages.
    2. Schedule an emergency repair to get it operating before anyone arrives.
    3. Start my fans and hope for a strong breeze.
  • Your current HVAC is aging. What will you do when it’s time for an upgrade?
    1. Let my contractor to pick one out and finance it with a credit card.
    2. Get rid of worries and charges by subscribing to a monthly home comfort subscription.
    3. Choose the fanciest system available in Columbus.
  • When you open your next monthly utility bill, what do you anticipate you’ll discover?
    1. It will cost more. My HVAC costs have skyrocketed.
    2. It will be close to the expenses for the same month last year.
    3. I can’t know for certain until I read it. Some of them aren’t bad, but others are a surprise.
  • Your heating and cooling system is making a weird noise. What do you do first?
    1. Get my toolbox and kill a weekend attempting to fix it.
    2. Schedule a professional technician to take a look.
    3. Ignore it and wait until it goes away.

Now add up your results. If you answered mostly Bs, your home comfort practices are on the money. You’re taking care of your system and you made a plan for the future. 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. Read below to see how. 

Useful HVAC Habits to Help Protect Your Home 

Schedule Seasonal Maintenance While switching out your air filter and sprucing up your vents are essential tasks to prepare your HVAC for a different season, a professional maintenance appointment is necessary to finish the process. During a routine visit, your pro technician will perform a series of tasks that promote the energy efficiency technician will keep an eye out for more significant issues for your equipment. That could save you a high-priced breakdown later in the season. 

Work with an HVAC company that offers emergency repairs. Even correctly maintained heating and cooling systems can have complications on occasion. And it always seems to hit at the worst times. A company with 24/7 emergency service can fix the headache and discomfort. The Service Experts Advantage Program offers that critical service to customers at no other cost. 

Make a plan for your HVAC system transition. Well-maintained home comfort systems can work for 10 to 15 years, but they aren’t able to last forever. Build a strategy now to escape last-minute pressure when your equipment takes its last bow. The Service Experts Advantage Program™ can be of assistance. It provides you a new high-efficiency home comfort system with no up-front charges. And as an added bonus, the program also offers free maintenance and repairs. 

Keep track of your monthly energy expenses and don’t ignore it when they dramatically change. Your electricity bills can tell you more than your monthly charges. If you’re observing a steady escalation in your expenses but no change in home comfort, something is probably going on with your system. A modern high-efficiency system can offer you peace of mind with more consistent energy usage—and that means fewer unknown amounts on your bill. 

Call a professional when you notice a strange noise from your home comfort system. That noise is more than aggravating. It indicates something is amiss with your equipment. Even if it’s a relatively small issue, left alone it could make for a costly repair later on. Don’t try to repair it yourself. Leave it to the pros to check out and fix it. 

Your HVAC can cost you quite a lot when you don’t manage it. If you use these tips, you could save time, additional costs and annoyance. And if your equipment just isn’t doing its job anymore, consider finding one through the Service Experts Advantage Program. It can find you a modern energy-efficient system with no up-front costs and free maintenance and repairs. 

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

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