For many homeowners, their HVAC (heating, ventilation and air conditioning) system is the largest single financial investment they’ll make inside their homes. And in South Central Georgia, where the temperatures are in the 80s or higher at least half of the year, an air conditioner is indispensable. Are you faced with a decision of whether to repair or replace your air conditioner? You may be wondering whether you need to replace individual components that malfunction or just go ahead and upgrade to a new system.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has some great advice to offer on whether you should repair or replace your air conditioner. Its Energy Star initiative recommends several points to consider as you make the choice, including the following:
It could be that replacing outdated equipment, even it it’s well-maintained and working well, will save you money in the long run. Serving the entire Peachtree City area, the technicians at Powers Heating & Air can advise on all aspects of servicing, upgrading and replacing your equipment. Use our Contact Us page to schedule a consultation, and we’ll help him decide whether you should repair or replace your air conditioner.
Our goal is to help educate our customers about energy and home comfort issues (specific to HVAC systems). For more information about whether to repair or replace your air conditioner and other HVAC topics, download our free Home Comfort Resource guide.