Summers in Virginia can be brutal. The heat, amplified by the humidity in the Shenandoah Valley, means your air conditioner is working overtime to keep your home at a comfortable temperature. If your system is more than a few years old, the wear and tear of summer after summer may mean it’s time to take a look under the hood and make sure you aren’t spending more than you need to on unnecessarily high energy bills each month. After all, it is estimated that half of your energy costs during the year are from your heating and cooling alone.
The experts as Excel have seen many a Virgina summer come and go, and with our help you can have your air conditioner back to tip top shape before things get too sweaty.
The Importance of Proper AC Maintenance
Is your air conditioner more than five years old? Then it’s definitely time to put some thought into how you can give your cooling system some TLC and get ahead of any repairs that could interrupt your summer comfort.
An AC tune-up with Excel lowers your risk of a costly breakdowns and of your house unexpectedly turning into a summer sauna. The full list of benefits for a finely tuned air conditioner include:
- Increased home comfort and air quality
- Reduced risk of expensive breakdowns
- Less money spent on your monthly energy costs
- A longer lasting air conditioner
What Is an AC Tune Up?
When you get a tune-up with the experts at Excel, you can rest easy knowing that every aspect of your air conditioner has been thoroughly checked. We will test for proper air flow, ensure that your refrigerant isn’t undercharged, make sure your thermostat is properly communicating with your unit, and ensure all electrical connections are secure and providing the correct voltage. This process gives us a clear picture of how your system is running and if there are major repairs needed before any permanent damage is done to your air conditioner.
Get Ahead of the Game With Excel Heating and Cooling
As a family-run local business, the professionals at Excel want to treat you like a close neighbor, because that’s what all of our customers are: our neighbors. With over 60 years of experience, we know the heating and cooling needs of the Shenandoah Valley like it’s our own backyard. So if you are ready to get your home as comfortable and energy efficient as it can be, get a hold of the experts at Excel Heating and Cooling to get your air conditioning a tune up today!