Benefits of Routine HVAC Maintenance01/29/2015 Home comfort is crucial to a good deal of people. Because this is the case, it’s surprising how many people don’t maintain the systems responsible for their comfort. Your HVAC system needs a little upkeep. Routine maintenance is vital to keeping your furnace and air conditioner running smoothly and keeping you comfortable. It’s easy and very beneficial to schedule routine HVAC maintenance. You’ll discover: Improved efficiency—A well-maintained HVAC system will run as efficiently as it can. This equals more money savings and more comfort for you. Longer lifespan—Routine maintenance can reduce your need for repairs and help prolong the lifetime of your HVAC system. Think of your HVAC system like a car; it’ll take care of you if you take care of it. More comfort—Your home is most comfortable when your HVAC is working as it should. Plus, routine maintenance can likely help you prevent an AC breakdown during the hottest days of summer or a furnace malfunction on a freezing winter’s night. Increased reliability—You depend on your HVAC equipment throughout the harshest months of the year, and it works hard for you. Keeping it maintained also means keeping it reliable. Really, what’s the point of an HVAC system if it’s not running consistently? When your HVAC system is working well, it may be difficult to remember to schedule routine maintenance. Mark it on your calendar. You’ll thank yourself when you realize how refreshing it is to be inside on a humid day or how cozy your house feels when you come in from the cold—all because your HVAC is functioning as it should. Call Central Air Inc in Portland Metro at 503-656-1908 or schedule an appointment online to learn more or to schedule routine maintenance on your HVAC equipment.