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Do I Really Need A/C Maintenance?

There are so many responsibilities when you become a homeowner. One of the most important is to save as much money as possible while properly maintaining your home.

A Maintenance Agreement for your heating and air conditioning system is one investment that could end up being the best financial decision you make this year.

If you don't already know, regular maintenance on your heating and air conditioning system is vital to its operation and efficiency. Those who don't often deal with unexpected breakdowns that leave them without air conditioning during some of the most uncomfortable weather.

Why is HVAC Maintenance Important?

Your HVAC system requires regular maintenance and care. If you don’t clean and maintain the system, its performance will decline and eventually the system will fail. This will force you to spend money on a repair or system replacement. Regular maintenance ensures that your heating and air conditioning system delivers consistent, safe, efficient comfort for as long as possible.

During a maintenance visit, or clean & check, a technician performs a complete inspection of your air conditioning system. They will provide you with their findings, including necessary repairs. Even if nothing is wrong, they may still make some adjustments, like tightening electrical connections, sealing small duct leaks, cleaning the condensate drain line, and more to keep your system running smoothly and efficiently.

According to Energy Star, up to 80% of all heating and air conditioning system failures could be eliminated if the problems that led to the failure were corrected in a timely manner. In a lot of cases, a technician may see a sign of something that is about to fail and avoid a future breakdown.

What Is A Maintenance Agreement (MA)?

The annual Maintenance Agreement at Helms Heating & Air is plain and simple. No need to remember to schedule routine maintenance for your system. A friendly representative from Helms will reach out each season when it's time to schedule. A Maintenance Agreement eliminates the stress of figuring out what to do and when to do it.

What Are The Benefits to Becoming A Helms Heating & Air MA Customer?

As a Maintenance Agreement customer, every year you will receive:

  • heating system clean & check

  • cooling system clean & check

  • 24-hour priority service in the event of a breakdown

  • 15% discount on repairs, if needed

Is A Maintenance Agreement Worth The Cost?

An annual Maintenance Agreement with Helms Heating & Air Conditioning is $149 per year for one heating and cooling system. Any additional systems are $100 each per year. Our competitive pricing allows you to easily handle your responsibility, keep your family safe & comfortable, and maximize your heating and air conditioning system’s efficiency and longevity.

Heating and air conditioning systems were never meant to operate without routine upkeep. An annual Maintenance Agreement will save you time, money, and stress. Call the experts at Helms Heating & Air Conditioning of Indian Trail to sign up and schedule your first maintenance visit!

We are Your Year-Round Comfort Source!