Benefits of Routine HVAC Maintenance01/29/2015 Home comfort is very important to many people. Since this is the case, it’s surprising how many people don’t maintain the systems responsible for their comfort. Your HVAC system needs a little attention. Routine maintenance is key to keeping your furnace and air conditioner running efficiently and making you comfortable. It’s easy and very beneficial to schedule routine HVAC maintenance. You’ll discover: Improved efficiency—A well-maintained HVAC system will work as efficiently as it can. This means more money savings and more comfort for you. Longer lifespan—Routine maintenance can lessen your need for repairs and help extend the life of your HVAC units. Think of your HVAC system like a car; it’ll take care of you if you take care of it. More comfort—Your home is most comfortable when your HVAC is operating well. Plus, routine maintenance can usually help you avoid an AC breakdown on one of the hottest days of summer or a furnace malfunction on a chilling winter’s night. Increased reliability—You depend on your HVAC equipment during the most unforgiving months of the year, and it works hard for you. Keeping it maintained also means keeping it reliable. Really, what’s the point of an HVAC system if it’s unreliable? When your HVAC system is working properly, it may be tough to remember to schedule routine maintenance. Plan it on your calendar. You’ll thank yourself when you realize how refreshing it is to be inside on a humid day or how cozy your house feels when you come in from the cold—all because your HVAC is functioning smoothly. Call Ilten's Incorporated in Cedar Rapids at 319-363-0283 or schedule an appointment online to learn more or to schedule routine maintenance on your HVAC equipment.