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Remember: Your Heat Pump Needs Maintenance Twice a Year to Stay Healthy!

Monday, July 30th, 2018

heat-pump-maintenance You’re probably tired of hearing us talk about this over and over again, but it’s pretty important so we’re going to just keep talking about it: maintenance is important. You don’t want do wait for a problem to show itself with obvious symptoms before addressing it. This is doubly important for heat pumps. If you haven’t already scheduled preventive maintenance for your heat pump, you should do it sooner rather than later. Yes, even if you had maintenance done on your heat pump less than a year ago. Read on to find out why bi-annual heat pump maintenance is so important.

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The Importance of Bi-Annual Heat Pump Maintenance

Monday, November 6th, 2017

heat-pumpAs we wait for a consistent drop in the daily temperatures, to indicate heating season has begun, it is important to make sure that your heating system is ready to handle the added strain. For most homes, that means scheduling preventive maintenance for their heating systems. If you have a heat pump that you’re going to be using this winter, it’s especially important that you schedule maintenance for it. Even if you had maintenance conducted on the system already this year, you should have it done again if it’s been more than six months. Read on to find out why.

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Can I Get Away With Only Scheduling Heat Pump Maintenance Once a Year?

Monday, February 27th, 2017

Look, we understand that you probably don’t want to spend time and money on unnecessary professional maintenance services. You may already understand that your system benefits from preventive maintenance, but you may also feel motivated to limit that maintenance to the minimum amount required in order to reap the benefits. Here’s the thing: you really don’t want to skimp on professional preventive maintenance. There are a lot of benefits to scheduling heat pump maintenance more often, as well as a lot of consequences for not doing so.

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Why Heat Pumps Need Maintenance in the Spring and Fall

Monday, March 21st, 2016

Most people are aware that their air conditioning system needs maintenance. The reason for this is because proper maintenance allows for HVAC professionals to fully inspect and clean your system. At this time, they’ll make appropriate recommendations for repairs or part replacements. Spring is typically the best time for air conditioner maintenance, allowing your system to get prepped before its longest period of use. Additionally, it’s easier to schedule maintenance at this time with HVAC technicians, who have more open schedules between winter and summer.

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Do I Need to Schedule Heat Pump Maintenance in Fall as Well as Spring?

Monday, September 21st, 2015

We often write about the advantages of climate control system maintenance on this blog. Typically, we recommend that you schedule maintenance at least once a year, preferably during the season right before you start using that system on a regular basis. This means that air conditioners should get maintenance during the spring and heaters during the fall. With heat pumps, however, that plan doesn’t quite work. You actually have to schedule maintenance twice as often for them as for other systems. Let’s take a look at why that is.

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Why Heat Pump Systems Need Maintenance More Often

Monday, July 13th, 2015

With summer upon us, a lot of people are starting to get their air conditioners professionally checked before using them on a daily basis. This is to lessen the likelihood of a breakdown under the increased demand. If you’re a heat pump owner, though, you may be tempted to ignore this practice. If you got your heat pump checked last fall, you might think that it’s already in great shape to take on the summer heat. Unfortunately, this may not be the case. Read on to find out more about why heat pump systems need maintenance more often than central air conditioning systems.

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