Benefits of Routine HVAC Maintenance01/29/2015As often as the comforts of home are overshadowed, you’d think there would be a little more attention for the things that help offer that comfort. Whether it’s an air conditioner in the warmer months or a furnace in the frigid winter, having routine maintenance completed on your HVAC equipment is vital to keeping your home comfortable all the time. Arranging for routine maintenance is not only easy to do, but offers you these perks: Greater efficiency: keeping your HVAC equipment maintained allows it to run how it was supposed to run – at its most efficient level. And an HVAC system running at its best means that you can save money year after year. Longer lifespan: routine maintenance doesn’t only affect your system’s efficiency, but also factors in to the life of your HVAC equipment. Keeping up with scheduled maintenance can lessen the need for repairs while also lengthening the life of the system. In that regard, HVAC equipment is a lot like a car. If you take care of it, it will take care of you. Improved comfort: when your HVAC equipment is operating at its best, your home will be at its most comfortable because the system is working as it should be. Setting up routine maintenance for your HVAC equipment makes sure you won’t be out of luck with a non-working furnace in the middle of winter or a busted air conditioner when it’s scorching hot outside. Increased reliability: when winter is its coldest and summer is its hottest, you greatly rely on the comfort that your HVAC equipment offers. It’s during these months of heavy usage that you truly reap the benefits of a well-maintained system. Keeping up with routine maintenance ensures you won’t have to worry about the reliability of your system when you absolutely need it. Sure, routine maintenance isn’t the most exciting thing to think about, but when you consider all of the perks that come from doing it, it’s hard to overlook. If you’d like to learn more about the importance of routine maintenance or have any questions about your HVAC equipment, don’t hesitate giving Garoken Energy Co. Inc. in Beaverton a call at 503-848-3838.