Why should i have preventative maintenance done on my ac & heating system?

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Well, you wouldn’t drive your car 100,000 miles without changing the oil. The same logic holds true for your air conditioning system.

What does the technician actually do? 

1.

Test Refrigerant Pressure & Proper Level / Charge

2.

Test starter capabilities

3.

Test Safety Controls

4.

Measure temperature differences

5.

Clean outside condenser coil

6.

Inspect compressor 

7.

Measure outdoor dry blub temp

8.

Measure indoor dry & wet blub temp

9.

Check existing air purification systems or UV light & bulb health (if applicable)

10.

Measure the current air flow 

11.

Tighten electrical connections 

12.

Measure volts and amps of your system

13.

Lubricate all moving parts

14.

Check thermostat

15.

Inspect base pan for restricted drain openings & remove

16.

Check operation of float switch to help prevent water damage

17.

Monitor system for correct line and load volts/amps

18.

Check operation of float switch to help prevent water damage

19.

Inspect control box & associated controls and wiring - this includes contactors, relays, circuit boards & capacitors

20.

Inspect & clean evaporator (indoor) coil if accessible

21.

Flush & clean condensate / drain lines and drain

22.

Clean condensation pump if one is present

23.

Inspect fan motor & blades

24.

Measure high & low side system pressures (to determine if any leaks)

25.

Check condenser for proper operation and noises

26.

Clean outside condenser coil 

27.

Inspect for Biogrowth on and around system

28.

Provide recommended repairs & replacement options if needed

He definitely needs a Preventative Maintenance agreement from A Prestige Air. Keeping you cool is what we do best! 

 

Preventative maintenance agreement pricing 

Recommended for Homeowners

Semi-Annual Service  Plan 

This plan usually pays for itself if you have a repair needed. In addition to the included 2 tune ups a year, you also get these added bonuses for 12 full months:

  • 10% off parts & refrigerant

  • WAIVED diagnostic & service calls fees (with paid repair) which is $85-$105 savings per occurrence 

1 system 

2 systems 

3 systems

4 systems

each additional system over 4

Recommended for vacation homes, multifamily & businesses

quarterly Service  Plan 

If you need one less thing to do or worry about than this plan pays for itself as you keep your guests & customers happy and cool with no interruptions.  In addition to the included 4 tune ups a year, you also get these added bonuses for 12 full months:

  • 10% off parts & refrigerant

  • WAIVED diagnostic & service calls fees (with paid repair) which is $85-$105 savings per occurrence 

1 system 

2 systems 

3 systems

4 systems

each additional system over 4