Tasks That Should Be Included with Your Home HVAC Maintenance

You depend on your HVAC system for home comfort in every season. The last thing you want is for the air conditioning to break down on a hot summer day or the heat to stop working on a cold winter night. The best method to keep your heating and cooling system from breaking is to arrange for a yearly HVAC tune-up with Stallion Heating and Air Conditioning 

Why Does My HVAC System Require Checkups? 

Your HVAC system exists behind ceilings and floors, so it’s not hard to forget about it. However, an ignored system is probably going to perform less efficiently, break down more often, and reach the end of its life span prematurely. 

The reason for an HVAC tune-up is to keep your furnace functioning smoothly throughout the year. 

In the process, you can potentially: 

  • Reduce your energy expenses 
  • Experience fewer pricey repairs 
  • Add years to your system’s life 
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Not to mention, it’s required by manufacturers to keep your warranty valid. Thanks to these benefits, the fee of tuning up your HVAC system is an investment that pays for itself. 

It’s best to plan for maintenance annually for each HVAC system. This means requesting an appointment for your air conditioner every spring and having your furnace inspected and cleaned every fall. With this timing, you ready the correct system to run at its peak in the upcoming cooling or heating season. 

What to Expect During Air Conditioning and Furnace Checkups with Stallion Heating and Air Conditioning 

When you hire Stallion Heating and Air Conditioning for heating and cooling maintenance, expect our ACE-certified professionals to perform a thorough visual examination and cleaning. Your AC or furnace may or may not need additional service, depending on what the tech discovers. 

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

  1. Check and replace the air filter, if dirty 
  1. Inspect open space near the equipment 
  1. Confirm installation quality 
  1. Maintain proper system operation 
  1. Regulate the thermostat 
  1. Examine safety controls 
  1. Determine voltage and amperage 
  1. Evaluate start-up and heating/cooling cycles 
  1. Examine and clean blower components 
  1. Gauge system airflow 
  1. Measure temperature rise 
  1. Inspect and secure all electrical connections 
  1. Grease all moving parts 
  1. Measure and adjust the refrigerant charge, if needed 
  1. Examine and clean the condenser and evaporator coils 
  1. Check the condensate drain and administer biocide treatment, if required 

Schedule an HVAC Inspection with Us Right Away 

We are happy to provide top-quality air conditioning and furnace maintenance in Philadelphia. Together with making one-time visits, we also offer HVAC service memberships to help you get the most out of yearly maintenance. We do whatever it takes to be sure that our visit is a hassle-free experience, with a respectful, knowledgeable team available to answer your questions and meet your needs. You can depend on us for Expert service that comes with a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee!* 

If you need to schedule your next furnace or AC maintenance, reach us at 215-259-5850 to request an appointment with us right away. 


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