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Western Mechanical Heating & Air Conditioning FAQ: Is it Time for a new A/C?

Tuesday, June 18th, 2013Condenser

In the heat of summer, you should be able to count on your air conditioning system to keep your house cool and comfortable. Just like all mechanical systems, your air conditioner won’t last you forever. At some point you will need to invest in a new air conditioning system for your home. Trying to determine when the best time to replace your existing air conditioner, rather than repair it, can be complicated. The efficient way to assure that your making the right decisions on what brand and how efficient you want your new air conditioning system to be,  is to let Western Mechanical Heating & Air Conditioning help you when it comes time to replacing it.

You should consider replacing your air conditioning system when you find that you’re having frequent repair. At some point it just makes no sense to continue repairing your old air conditioner, even if the repairs are possible. There is an upfront expense to consider when replacing your air conditioner, with a new air conditioning system you don’t have the repairs and service needs necessary to keep it running, this alone helps you save money over time. If you are tired of your inefficient and unreliable air conditioning system, the time may be right for Western Mechanical to replace it.

Keep in mind your air conditioning system maybe working just fine. Many older cooling systems having problems, and those without operational problems, can’t compete with the higher efficiency units that they offer to day. They weren’t designed today’s standards. Your air conditioner may not be unreliable, but if you think about it, it still makes sense to replace it. You can enjoy a more efficient air conditioning system, with your new investment your A/C system will translate into energy savings. This will help offset the initial investment cost.

When it comes time to replace your old residential or air conditioning system, you have some decisions to make. First you want to figure out what type of system you want installed in its place. First you need to find out how much a comparable air conditioning system will cost and what the benefits would be if you upgrade.

If you’re having a hard time with these questions, call Western Mechanical Heating & Air Conditioning we would be more than happy to help you out. Our sales experts are more than happy to go over all of the options we have to offer our customers. We would also let you know what the cost would be for the various equipment options available to you

Why Replace?

Sometimes we have no choice in whether to repair or replace our existing air conditioning system. If notice your energy bills are going through the roof or your system stops working, it’s probably time to invest in a new air conditioning system. But your decision might not be so clear cut. Because you may have had an older reliable A/C unit for some time now, so you may not be inclined to replace it thinking that the simple cheap repairs are better at the time.

That’s not always the case, and yes the upfront cost of an air conditioning system replacement will be more up front then the simple repairs, so if you think about it a newer more efficient A/C system can actually save you money over time, you also have better warranties on a new system then you would have on repairs.

If you would like more information about your air conditioning system options, contact Western Mechanical Heating & Air Conditioning at 505-341-4458 for the highest quality heating and air conditioning services today! We are always happy to answer any questions you may have about your air conditioning replacement options. Get the outstanding performance you deserve.