Figuring Out If It’s Time for AC Repair or Replacement05/26/2016 It can be a hard decision, choosing if your air conditioner needs repair or if it’s time to change your whole system. The expenditures from incessant repairs can really add up, but buying 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 note instantly. If your house cannot hang around a fixed and comfy temperature, your air conditioner is either the improper size for your home, in need of repair, or in line for a replacement. How old if your system? If you’ve seen your bills getting higher and higher without running your system more often, this could be a flag your AC is on its final round. 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 modern system. As system’s age they have to task harder and that requires more energy. How high are your energy bills? A nice sign that your air conditioner is near its end can be checking your energy bills and noticing they are getting more and more expensive. Contrast your energy usage this year to last year and if you find a huge increase, know that a fresh system knows how to work less hard for a rise in comfort and that it will save your home energy. We are just as committed in the comfort of your home as you are. To ensure that you are benefiting from your air conditioning investments, we want you to know right when it’s time to repair your system or when it’s time to replace it. Whether it’s either of these two circumstances, or you are just prepared to set up your routine air conditioner servicing, we’ll help you keep cool this summer. Give us a call at 314-838-9800 with any questions you have about determining repair or replacement. You can also schedule an appointment with us online.