When was the last time that you had the heating system in your home go through a tune-up? If you do not know the answer to the question, it probably has been far too long. Action needs to be taken when you do not have your heater on an annual tune-up schedule. There is a lot of benefits that you can get from having a tune-up of your heater completed by one of our professionals. Whether you do the tune-up because it hasn’t been done in a while, or one of our Jacksonville energy audit professionals told you it would be a good idea, the important thing is to have it completed and soon.
There are a lot of the main benefits of a heater tune-up that you may not be aware of. These include things such s improving the overall effectiveness of the heating system, increasing its energy efficiency, as well as proactively working to avoid repair needs. As you read into these in more detail, think about the benefits against the cost, minimal in comparison, involved with having one of our professionals complete a Jacksonville energy audit and heater tune-up for your home.
Improved Effectiveness of the Heater
Does it seem as though the heater that you have now is not working as efficiently as it used to? Does your home need to be turned up a few more degrees to feel the warmth that you did just a couple of years ago? The effectiveness of a heater can begin to wear down as time goes by.
The more that a heater is run, the more that it is going to pick up dust, dirt, grime. When it wears down, it is going to start to become less active. What it used to be able to do becomes harder for the unit to accomplish and this harms its ability to provide the warmth you would expect. A tune-up can help to fix this as it is going to clean the system’s major components and get it back to functioning as you would expect.
Proactively Working to Avoid Repair Needs
Has your heating system broken down at all in recent years, resulting in some big repair bills? If not, having a tune-up done can put you in a position where you are going to be able to work to avoid repair needs proactively. It is all about taking care of the system and addressing what it needs from a maintenance perspective early on.
A tune-up is an excellent way to avoid repairs because it is all about caring for the system. If one of our professionals finds that a component in the system is wearing down and is likely to break soon, it may just be cheaper to fix it now and replace it rather than having it shut down the whole system later, when it gives out on its own.
Energy Efficiency Wins
Energy efficiency wins are the last piece of this puzzle. Energy efficiency is a big factor when talking Jacksonville energy audit opportunities, but it can also be felt from tune-ups as well. When your system runs more efficiently and effectively, the energy that it uses is going to be lessened. Getting your system to an efficient state means cleaning its components, fixing what needs to be taken care of, and ensuring the system is running as best it can. This can help to cut down on the energy bills created by your heating system month to month.
Our team of professionals at J&W Heating and Air are always ready and willing to assist with tune-up needs you have for your heating system. If you do not yet have your system on a regular maintenance schedule, now is the time to act before major repairs are necessary down the line. Whether it is noticed through a Jacksonville energy audit, or just by you realizing a drop in the system’s effectiveness, a heater tune-up is very beneficial and value-add compared to its cost.