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Figuring Out If It’s Time for AC Repair or Replacement

As a homeowner one of the toughest decisions you’ll have to make is deciding whether your system is in need of an AC repair or if it’s time for a replacement system. A new AC is a huge investment, but so is the value of continually repairing a system that is in need of replacement. There are a few signs that it may be time to layoff repairing and glance into replacing.

  1. The Age of Your System
  2. If your air conditioner is between 10-15 years old, it’s probably time to start contemplating a replacement system. An AC built today will be more energy efficient, which will save you money in the long run and you won’t have to fear about being left to sweat it out during those scorching summer temperatures.

  3. Frequent Breakdowns
  4. Unusual repairs may happen, but if your air conditioner is breaking down numerous times a season, it’s probably time to initiate looking into a replacement. The money you’re putting into your tired system could be used to invest in a modern, high-efficiency system.

  5. Your Energy Bills are Rising
  6. If you’ve seen your bills getting higher and higher without running your system more often, this could be a flag your AC is on its final lap. Look at your bill and analyze your energy usage this year to last year. A giant increase in your consumption could be a sign that it’s time for a modern system. As system’s age they have to task harder and that requires more energy.

  7. Your Home is Uncomfortable
  8. You’ll notice this problem immediately. If your system is having difficulty maintaining a comfortable temperature, it could be a hint that your AC is in need of repair or replacement. It possibly also mean that your system is the wrong size for your home.

We’re as invested in your comfort as you are and we want to make sure you’re making the most out of your home comfort purchases. We wish to work with you whether you’re in need of an AC repair, replacement or just your annual maintenance tune-up. Let’s remain cool this summer. You can give us a call at 586-262-4258 to chat with one of our AC repair technicians. Or you can set up an appointment with us online.