Figuring Out If It’s Time for AC Repair or Replacement05/26/2016 It can be a hard decision, deciding if your air conditioner needs repair or if it’s time to swap out your entire system. The expenses from constant repairs can really rack up, but purchasing a new air conditioner system can also be a huge investment. So, before you pick either choice, there are a few details to remember to be sure that it’s time to stop restoring and start replacing: How often does your system break down? If your air conditioner is between 10-15 years old, it’s probably time to start considering a replacement system. An AC made today will be extremely 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. Does your home feel uncomfortable? This is something that you should be capable to note instantly. If your house cannot stay at a constant and cozy temperature, your air conditioner is either the incorrect size for your home, in need of repair, or up for a replacement. How old if your system? If you’ve observed your bills getting higher and higher without running your system more often, this could be a clue your AC is on its ending leg. Look at your bill and measure your energy usage this year to last year. A giant increase in your consumption could be a sign that it’s time for a new system. As system’s age they have to task harder and that requires more energy. How high are your energy bills? A good sign that your air conditioner is on its last leg can be checking your energy bills and observing they are getting more and more expensive. Assess your energy usage this year to last year and if you find a big escalation, know that a fresh system can work less hard for an increase in comfort and that it will conserve your home energy. We are just as devoted in the comfort of your home as you are. To make sure that you are making the most out of your air conditioning investments, we want you to know precisely when it’s time to repair your system or when it’s time to replace it. Whether it’s either of these two circumstances, or you are just set to arrange your annual air conditioner servicing, we’ll help you keep comfy this summer. Give us a call at 614-871-4144 with any questions you have about determining repair or replacement. You can also schedule an appointment with us online.