Is it time to replace your heating or cooling system?
If your heating or cooling system is more than ten years old
Older systems are less efficient and may be more prone to trouble. Repairing older systems can be costly, not to mention the inconvenience of it all. Older systems are also less efficient, which means they use more energy. Higher energy costs and repair bills mean it's time to replace.
If your system is not working. Should you repair or replace?
If your unit is broken, use the rule of 5000. Multiply the age of your system by the cost of the repairs. If that number exceeds $5,000, then it's a good idea to replace it.
If you have hot or cold spots in your home
If some rooms are warmer than others, there may be issues with duct work or trouble with your equipment. A qualified Custom Comfort Air service technician can rebalance your system or install a new system that gets the job done correctly. If you have been opening and closing vents in your home, that's a sign you need a service technician to come out. All vents should remain fully open to prevent putting strain on your system.
If your system is noisy
A noisy unit means your system may need repair. It's time to call Custom Comfort Air to find out if you need a repair or if it's time to replace your system. Avoid an emergency. Call now before your unit breaks down.
If you have humidity problems.
Humidity problems can cause your system to work overtime. In addition, humidity may be contributing to health issues in the home. If it's too dry, that's a problem. If it's too humid, that's also a problem.
If you have excessive dust in your home or collecting on your vents
Excessive dust can indicate problems with your air ducts, your air filters, or if your system has other problems. Not only can dust be annoying, it can also be a sign that something is seriously wrong with your system.
There are options available today that should be considered when replacing your system. New features that provide for much cleaner air in the home are available. Better filtration systems and air purification systems that remove airborne contaminates can help you have a healthier home.