Whether you own a home or business, maintaining comfortable temperatures and clean indoor air quality is going to be essential to your health and peace of mind. Of course, we all want to be able to achieve these goals within our budget. While it may seem like the least expensive route to take when your HVAC system isn’t working properly is to get a quick AC repair, there are a few times when replacing your whole unit will make more sense. Here are a few reasons why a complete HVAC system replacement cost is going to be more cost-effective than replacing one part.
AC repairs will only get more expensive
As your unit ages, you will start to notice that HVAC repairs become more commonplace because components will naturally wear out. In some cases, a simple replacement will be the right decision. However, in others, it is only a sign that components are going to start breaking down more frequently and it will be tough to predict when.
These repairs will only become more expensive over time, and soon you will find that you would have saved hundreds (if not more) if you had just replaced the unit at the first signs of trouble. If your HVAC system is over ten years old, make sure you have professional technicians diagnose the issues so that you can make an informed decision about whether it is time to invest in a new unit.
New HVAC systems are more energy efficient
If you have noticed that your AC repair and energy bills are on the rise, then now is the time to find out what your options are. An older HVAC system will have a harder time keeping up with extreme temperatures and will be a little more worn down, so it may not provide the energy savings that a newer, more efficient unit would.
Advanced technology will provide future savings
The technology used to build HVAC systems is more advanced and can provide you with savings in the future. Features such as thermostats that you can set remotely and settings that allow you to heat and cool specific rooms in your home (like your kitchen and living room) and not others (like spare bedrooms) will not only be cost effective when it comes to your energy bill, but will give you more control over the comfort of your home.
Click here or call SSI today at (703) 783-9302 to speak with a knowledgeable member of our team about replacing your HVAC system. We’ll schedule a convenient time to complete a diagnosis so that you can move forward with the next steps for a cost-efficient HVAC system.