Benefits of Routine HVAC Maintenance01/29/2015 Home comfort is a top priority to many people. When this is the case, it’s surprising how many people neglect the systems responsible for their comfort. Your HVAC system needs a little love. Routine maintenance is essential to keeping your furnace and air conditioner running efficiently and keeping you comfortable. It’s easy and very beneficial to schedule routine HVAC maintenance. You’ll discover: Improved efficiency—A well-maintained HVAC system will operate as efficiently as it can. This delivers more money savings and more comfort for you. Longer lifespan—Routine maintenance can lower your need for repairs and help add to the life of your HVAC equipment. Think of your HVAC system like a car; it’ll take care of you if you take care of it. More comfort—Your home is most comfortable when your HVAC is running as it should. Plus, routine maintenance can usually help you avoid an AC breakdown in the heat of summer or a furnace malfunction on a cold winter’s night. Increased reliability—You rely on your HVAC equipment during the most unforgiving months of the year, and it works hard for you. Keeping it maintained also means keeping it running steadily. Really, what’s the point of an HVAC system if it’s not running consistently? When your HVAC system is working as it should be, it may be hard to remember to schedule routine maintenance. Mark it on your calendar. You’ll thank yourself when you realize how refreshing it is to be inside on a humid day or how cozy your house feels when you come in from the cold—all because your HVAC is functioning smoothly. Call Hillcrest Air Conditioning & Plumbing in Bakersfield at 661-437-3499 or schedule an appointment online to learn more or to schedule routine maintenance on your HVAC equipment.