Tasks That Should Come with Your Home HVAC Checkup

You depend on your HVAC system for home comfort throughout the year. The last thing you want is for the air conditioning to power down on a scorching summer day or the heat to give out on a bitter winter night. The smartest approach to keep your heating and cooling system from shutting down is to arrange for an annual HVAC maintenance call with Stallion Heating and Air Conditioning 

Why Does My HVAC System Need Maintenance? 

Your HVAC system hides behind ceilings and floors, so it’s not hard to forget about it. However, an ignored system is likely to run less efficiently, stop working more regularly, and reach the end of its life cycle more quickly. 

The point of an HVAC tune-up is to keep your furnace working properly throughout the year. 

In the process, you might likely: 

  • Lower your utility expenses 
  • Face less expensive repairs 
  • Add years to your system’s life 
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Aside from that, it’s required by manufacturers to keep your warranty active. Due to these perks, the fee of protecting your HVAC system is an investment that pays for itself. 

It’s best to schedule maintenance annually for each HVAC system. This means requesting an appointment for your cooling every spring and having your furnace inspected and cleaned every fall. With this timing, you prepare the proper system to work at its peak in the approaching cooling or heating season. 

What to Expect During Air Conditioning and Furnace Maintenance with Stallion Heating and Air Conditioning 

When you contact Stallion Heating and Air Conditioning for heating and cooling maintenance, expect our ACE-certified staff to complete a meticulous visual check and cleaning. Your air conditioning or furnace may or may not need repairs, depending on what the technician discovers. 

Here’s a full list of the steps we perform during a system inspection and Precision Tune-Up: 

  1. Inspect and add a new air filter, if needed 
  1. Inspect open space around the equipment 
  1. Validate installation quality 
  1. Maintain correct system operation 
  1. Calibrate the thermostat 
  1. Inspect safety controls 
  1. Determine voltage and amperage 
  1. Run through start-up and heating/cooling cycles 
  1. Check and clean blower components 
  1. Chart system airflow 
  1. Measure temperature rise 
  1. Inspect and secure all electrical connections 
  1. Lubricate all moving parts 
  1. Measure and modify the refrigerant charge, if required 
  1. Check and clean the condenser and evaporator coils 
  1. Check the condensate drain and use biocide treatment, if necessary 

Book an HVAC Tune-Up with Us Now 

We are proud to bring you outstanding air conditioning and furnace maintenance in Philadelphia. Together with making one-time visits, we also offer HVAC service memberships to maximize the benefits of regular service. We promise that our visit is a worry-free time, with a respectful, seasoned team available to answer your questions and meet your needs. You can depend on us for Expert service backed by a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee!* 

If you need to schedule your next furnace or AC service, call us at 215-259-5850 to request an appointment with us today. 


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