We all know summer temps can get dangerously hot in Chicago. When temperatures soar and we’re suffering through one of our heat waves (nowadays they’re almost inevitable, it seems), people will do almost anything to try to cool off. Kids dash through lawn sprinklers, fire hydrants get opened up, fountains become cooling stations, and swimming pools get packed with people just trying to get a little relief.
Regularly scheduled A/C maintenance is one of the best ways to stay safe and comfortably cool during dangerous summer heat. That’s the most important reason for Chicago cooling service and maintenance. But besides that, regular maintenance of your Chicago air conditioning unit can help you save money.
We know it’s not free to have your Chicago cooling unit checked, although 24 Heating & Cooling does its best to keep the price down. The cost is actually pretty minimal when you compare it to the alternatives, neither one of which is cheap or pleasant.
First, without regular maintenance, sooner or later your air conditioner will break down. You and your family will be hot, sweaty and miserable until your HVAC technician is able to repair it. The temperatures in your home could easily rise to dangerous levels. And, depending on what went wrong, the repair bills could be expensive.
Regular maintenance of your Chicago air conditioning system can help fend off many of the problems that could otherwise come up with your unit. You’ll be able to stop developing problems in their tracks, making your repair costs much less expensive. Your overall savings in repair bills could be significant, even after you take into account the cost of regular HVAC maintenance appointments.
Second, by keeping to a regular maintenance schedule you’ll help your unit run more efficiently. A clean, well-maintained air conditioner will use less fuel and run more efficiently than one that’s been ignored. You’ll be able to watch your gas or electric bills go down once you start having your air conditioner maintained regularly by a licensed heating and cooling professional.
Every machine or piece of equipment, even top of the line, state of the art air conditioning units, will have things go wrong from time to time. Simply by sticking to a regular maintenance schedule, you can prevent a lot of problems and keep you and your family safe and cool despite the city’s torrid summers. Always have your air conditioner serviced and maintained by a licensed expert like the trained HVAC technicians who work at 24 Heating & Cooling. That way you’ll always know the work will be done the right way.