Steps That Should Be Included with Your Home HVAC Tune-Up

You count on your HVAC system for home comfort throughout the year. The last thing you want is for the AC to power down on a hot summer day or the furnace to malfunction on a freezing winter night. The smartest way to keep your heating and cooling system from failing is to organize a yearly HVAC tune-up with Parker Pearce Service Experts

Why Does My HVAC System Have to Have Maintenance?

Your HVAC system sits behind ceilings and floors, so it’s not hard to forget about it. However, a mistreated system is probably going to perform less efficiently, break down more frequently, and reach the end of its life cycle sooner.

The purpose of an HVAC tune-up is to keep your furnace and air conditioner working well all year.

In the process, you could potentially:

  • Lower your energy bills
  • Have less pricey repairs
  • Add years to your system’s life

Besides that, it’s required by manufacturers to keep your warranty active. As a result of these perks, the cost of maintaining 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 conditioning every spring and having your furnace inspected and cleaned every fall. With this timing, you prepare the proper system to perform at its strongest in the upcoming cooling or heating season.

What to Expect During Air Conditioning and Furnace Tune-Ups with Parker Pearce Service Experts

When you reach out to Parker Pearce Service Experts for heating and cooling checkups, expect our NATE-certified professionals to complete a complete visual inspection and cleaning. Your air conditioning or furnace may or may not need extra work, depending on what the pro discovers.

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

  1. Evaluate and replace the air filter, if necessary
  2. Examine open space near the equipment
  3. Confirm installation quality
  4. Ensure proper system operation
  5. Calibrate the thermostat
  6. Survey safety controls
  7. Determine voltage and amperage
  8. Evaluate start-up and heating/cooling cycles
  9. Examine and clean blower components
  10. Measure system airflow
  11. Measure temperature rise
  12. Check and fasten all electrical connections
  13. Maintain all moving parts
  14. Measure and modify the refrigerant charge, if required
  15. Examine and clean the condenser and evaporator coils
  16. Check the condensate drain and apply biocide treatment, if required

Book an HVAC Inspection with Us Right Away

We are excited to bring you top-quality air conditioning and furnace maintenance in Gaithersburg. Along with doing one-time visits, we also offer HVAC service memberships to maximize the benefits of annual maintenance. We promise that our visit is a hassle-free experience, with a polite, experienced team prepared to answer your questions and meet your needs. You can count on us for Expert service that comes with a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee!*

If it’s time for your next furnace or AC tune-up, reach us at 301-476-4577 to request an appointment with us now.


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