Figuring Out If It’s Time for AC Repair or Replacement05/26/2016 It can be a difficult decision, choosing if your air conditioner demands repair or if it’s time to change your full system. The expenses from constant repairs can really add up, but buying a new air conditioner system can also be a big investment. So, before you choose either option, 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 looking into a replacement system. An AC made today will be highly energy efficient, which will save you money in the long run and you won’t have to worry about being left to sweat it out during those scorching summer temperatures. Does your home feel uncomfortable? This is something that you should be able to detect right away. 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 sign your AC is on its final lap. Look at your bill and compare your energy usage this year to last year. A large increase in your consumption could be a sign that it’s time for a modern system. As system’s age they have to work harder and that requires more energy. How high are your energy bills? A nice signal that your air conditioner is on its last leg can be examining your energy bills and noting they are getting higher and higher. Compare your energy usage this year to last year and if you find a huge upsurge, know that a new system will be able to work less hard for a rise in comfort and that it will conserve your home energy. We are just as invested in the comfort of your home as you are. To guarantee that you are making the most out of 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 situations, or you are just prepared to arrange your regular air conditioner servicing, we’ll help you keep comfy this summer. Shoot us a call at 419-592-4756 with any questions you have about deciding repair or replacement. You can also schedule an appointment with us online.