It can be a difficult decision, determining if your air conditioner demands repair or if it’s time to swap out your full system. The expenses from constant repairs can really rack up, but getting a new air conditioner system can also be a huge investment. So, before you decide on either route, there are a few details to remember to be certain 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 more energy efficient, which will save you money in the long run and you won’t have to fret 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 notice right away. If your house cannot hang around a steady and comfy temperature, your air conditioner is either the improper size for your home, in need of repair, or up for a replacement.
- How old if your system?
If you’ve noticed your bills getting higher and higher without running your system more often, this could be a flag your AC is on its ending lap. Look at your bill and analyze your energy usage this year to last year. A giant increase in your consumption could be a sign that it’s time for a current 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 close to dying can be examining 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 huge upsurge, know that the latest system will be able to work less hard for a boost in comfort and that it will help with your home energy.
We are just as committed in the comfort of your home as you are. To ensure that you are getting everything that you can out of your air conditioning investments, we want you to know exactly when it’s time to repair your system or when it’s time to replace it. Whether it’s either of these two options, or you are just set to set up your regular air conditioner servicing, we’ll help you keep comfy this summer. Send us a call at 361-214-1203 with any questions you have about deciding repair or replacement.