Double-Check Your Home HVAC Tune-Up Comes with These Steps

You rely on your HVAC system for home comfort throughout the year. The last thing you want is for the AC to break down on a hot summer day or the heat to stop working on a freezing winter night. The smartest way to prevent your heating and cooling system from shutting down is to plan a regular HVAC tune-up with Golden Seal Service Experts

Why Does My HVAC System Have to Have Maintenance?

Your HVAC system hides behind ceilings and floors, so it’s easy to forget about it. However, an ignored system is probably going to run less efficiently, break down more regularly, and reach the end of its life span prematurely.

The reason for an HVAC tune-up is to keep your furnace and air conditioner functioning well all season long.

In the process, you might potentially:

  • Reduce your utility costs
  • Have a smaller number of expensive repairs
  • Add years to your system’s life

Aside from that, it’s required by manufacturers to keep your warranty valid. Thanks to these pluses, the fee of protecting your HVAC system is an investment that pays for itself.

It’s recommended to arrange maintenance annually for each HVAC system. This means requesting an appointment for your cooling every spring and having your furnace inspected and cleaned every fall. With this timing, you ready the right system to perform at its strongest in the approaching cooling or heating season.

What to Expect During Air Conditioning and Furnace Maintenance with Golden Seal Service Experts

When you reach out to Golden Seal Service Experts for heating and cooling tune-ups, expect our NATE-certified Experts to perform a complete visual examination and cleaning. Your air conditioning or furnace may or may not need additional service, depending on what the professional discovers.

Here’s afull list of the steps we perform during a system inspection and Precision Tune-Up:

  1. Inspect and put in a new air filter, if needed
  2. Examine open space around the equipment
  3. Validate installation quality
  4. Protect proper system operation
  5. Adjust the thermostat
  6. Survey safety controls
  7. Measure voltage and amperage
  8. Evaluate start-up and heating/cooling cycles
  9. Check and clean blower components
  10. Gauge system airflow
  11. Measure temperature rise
  12. Examine and tighten all electrical connections
  13. Grease all moving parts
  14. Measure and fine-tune the refrigerant charge, if necessary
  15. Inspect and clean the condenser and evaporator coils
  16. Examine the condensate drain and apply biocide treatment, if necessary

Request an HVAC Maintenance Call with Us Now

We are happy to provide outstanding air conditioning and furnace maintenance in Saint Charles. Along with making one-time visits, we also provide HVAC service memberships to enhance the benefits of yearly service. We promise that our visit is a hassle-free time, with a courteous, seasoned team prepared to answer your questions and meet your needs. You can rely on us for Expert service backed by a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee!*

If you need to schedule your next furnace or AC tune-up, call us at 630-246-2698 to request an appointment with us right away.


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