The long cold winter is finally loosening its grasp, and the warm spring breeze sure does feel great. Before you know it, it's going to be summer. That may sound fantastic right now, but when summer does come, it'll be hot, and you'll be wishing for a little relief. Think back to last summer and you'll be reminded that no matter how many fans you ran, it just never cooled down. Get ahead of the game. Spring is the perfect time to have a new air conditioner installed.
1. Beat The Summer Rush
During the winter months, it's tough to get someone out to repair or replace your furnace quickly. The same holds true for air conditioning in the summer. When the mercury rises, HVAC companies get swamped with calls for air-conditioner repairs and installation. That means you'll be waiting in line behind other desperate homeowners seeking relief. The last thing you want to do is suffer in the heat any longer than you have to. The good news is that in the spring, there is a lower demand for heating and cooling services., so you'll have a better chance of scheduling an appointment that's convenient for you.
2. Stay Ahead Of The Weather
Even though it's not too warm right now, you know that the weather can change in a heartbeat. One day it will be comfortable, and the next, it'll be scorching hot. The thing is, you never know when those fluctuations will happen. Since you can't predict the weather with any real certainty, it makes sense to plan ahead by getting your old, worn out air conditioner replaced early in the season. You'll be rest assured that you and your family will stay cool when those first hot days arrive. Instead of frantically calling around to find someone who's available to install a new unit, you can focus on all those other important things you have to do.
3. Avoid Spending Too Much Money
There were some really hot days last summer, weren't there? Did your air conditioner keep your home as cool as you needed it to? If not, it's likely it won't work well this year, either. So what happens if your air conditioner starts out working fine, and then on the hottest day, it quits on you? You'll be stuck in an overheated house, feeling miserable in the heat. Cutting corners and waiting until the last minute can be costly. And unfortunately, the more desperately you need a new air conditioner installed, the more it will end up costing you. Most HVAC companies have emergency services available, and they'll be willing to come out quickly to take care of you, for a premium.
4. Keep Your Utility Bills Low
If you're like most people, your utility bills are already high enough and you don't want to see them increase any more. Your old air conditioner may not be able to handle cooling your entire home. Over time, and normal use, it begins to wear out. When this happens, it has to work harder to keep your home cool, which means it uses more energy. Of course, using more energy will result in a higher monthly bill. A new energy-efficient air conditioner that is calibrated to provide optimum cooling for your home will reduce your energy bills.
Spring is a beautiful time of year, but it doesn't last long, and summer is just around the corner. Don't wait until you're suffering in the sweltering heat to take care of your air conditioner. You and your family deserve better.
Plan ahead and contact us today for a free, no-obligation air-conditioning installation quote. We'll send out one of our certified professionals to take a look at your current unit and give you an honest evaluation of its capacity and your options.