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01-10-2018

3 Ways To Increase My HVAC's Efficiency

Everyone dreads the day when you have to pay your bills. It’s painful seeing your hard earned money being spent which is why we all try to decrease the figures on that piece of paper anyway we can.

For our HVAC systems, we want them to perform well while consuming as little resources as possible. In short, we need efficiency from this equipment but how then can this be attained?

Regular Cleaning

Dust and debris could accumulate inside your system. Little exposure to this is virtually harmless. However, if this is prolonged, then these may seep into your units and its components, causing damage and reducing its productivity.

The filters in your system could also have gotten an excess build-up of particles on them. If this is the case then the longer this goes on, the more strain will be placed on your HVAC since it struggles to get air passed through it. Your units wear and tear will increase by a lot while this is all happening. It will also utilize a lot of electricity and gas during the process, probably causing your bills to surge up.

To avoid these, replace your filters with the appropriate new ones whenever it’s needed. It would be best to keep a spare with you at all times.

Have a professional clean your equipment and every element of the system to ensure that it remains in good shape.

Programmable HVAC

Technology has caught up with the world of Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC). You can set specific times when your HVAC should start operating. This beats having to leave your AC or furnace running all day long 24/7 so that you could be met with a comfortable temperature. You may now set it to run, minutes before you expect you reach your doorstep.

Zoning systems may also be available as one of your features. This enables rooms to be fed with various, different levels of coldness or hotness, or not be served at all. So places that are unoccupied will gain no cold or heat, while one family member of yours can enjoy their room at a maximum temperature as the other has theirs at a moderate volume. This means power and gas consumption is only made as needed by each person who avails of it.

Routine Maintenance

Regular Maintenance is a routine session that should be done at least once a year. During this process, technicians check machinery and gear to make sure if they’re in sound quality. They may add lubricants as necessary, and fasten loose components. They’ll also be making repairs immediately if required, to prevent things from getting worse.

It’s nothing to be ashamed about if you're trying to save on cash and cut down on expenses. This is a natural part of managing your finances. While you handle your money, make sure professionals are handling your HVAC. Talk to us about how this system plays a role in your financial goal and listen to how they can help. Call Maxson at (630) 556-8434.