Did you know?...

It is common practice to take your car in for regular oil changes, maintenance, and washes...right? Without proper care, you wouldn’t expect a car to last for more that a few years. The very same is true of your home comfort systems.

Your HVAC systems and home standby generators are the most expensive appliances in your home, so it is very important to make sure they are well taken care of. Regular inspections & cleanings, or as we call them...tune ups, can extend the life of your units and can help you catch potential problems and avoid sudden breakdowns. Having clean and efficient systems can also help lower energy bills!

Most people understand that their furnaces need to have a yearly tune up/inspection performed, to insure everything is in clean, working order. But it is just as important to have a regular inspection done for your air conditioner and generator as well. Your typical a/c and home generator are located outside of the home, and while they are designed to withstand weather, they are also exposed to small animals, insects, and foliage.  

Energy Savings Agreement

We offer a complete HVAC system maintenance plan called an ESA or Energy Savings Agreement. This is a pre-paid maintenance plan that does more than just provide you with yearly service visits for your furnace and air conditioner. It makes you a VIP customer! Our ESA customers are exempt from overtime fees and receive a special discount on parts replacements! And our ESA agreement is transferable if you move. 

An ESA tune up includes the following services as necessary:

  • Clean/adjust burner assembly
  • Clean/Test ignition assembly
  • Test flue draft
  • Test starting capabilities
  • Clean/replace standard 1" filter
  • Test safety controls
  • Adjust blower components
  • Measure for correct air flow
  • Tighten electrical connections
  • Measure volts & amps
  • Lubricate bearings
  • Adjust/test thermostat
  • Clean out coils
  • Clean condensate drains
  • Check freon levels
  • Vacuum/clean furnace cabinet

As a homeowner there are things that you can do to help care for your hvac system. The most important thing is to make sure your filters are changed regularly. Depending on the type of systems you have, you made need to change or clean your filters every month, every six months, or once a year. And it is important to make sure you have the correct type & size of filter for your home. If you have any questions regarding how often your filters need changed, give us a call and we can help make sure your systems are being properly maintained.

Generator Service Agreement

We offer a similar program for our generator customers called the GSA or Generator Service Agreement. This pre-paid maintenance plan that covers a yearly service on your generator and includes a 10% discount on parts replacements, 24 hour emergency service in the event of a loss of power, and we call you when it is time for your next tune up. 

A GSA tune up includes the following as necessary:

  • Change Engine Oil
  • Change Engine Oil Filter
  • Replace Air Filter
  • Clean Spark Plugs (replace if needed)
  • Inspect Fuel System
  • Inspect Exhaust System
  • Inspect Enclosure and ensure all openings are unobstructed
  • Check Battery (terminations, connections & water level, if applicable)
  • Check all connections (electrical & mechanical)
  • Check operation of battery charging equipment
  • Simulate temporary loss of power from utility company and observe proper operation (generator start, power transfer and shutdown)
  • Check generator voltage and Hz
  • Determine if valves need adjusted (additional cost to adjust, if required)

We also sell Mobile Link equipment! Mobile link can connect you to your generator from your laptop, smartphone, or tablet, where ever you are. It allows you to view the status of your generator, and can even alert your generator service company in the event of a failure.

Call us for details on these programs (574) 875-1442!