Facts about AC Maintenance

FACTS ABOUT
AC MAINTENANCE

One in five

Only one in five US households performs proper maintenance on their AC system

$2,500 a year

That’s the average cost to run your heating and cooling every year

44% of your energy bill

Goes to heating and air conditioning even more so if your system is not properly maintained

$180 a year

Is what you can save by installing a programmable thermostat

Dirty coils cost you money

Dirty coils use extra time and energy to cool the air, costing you big bucks over time

Save 5% on your bill

Is what you can save by installing a programmable thermostat

Friction is frustrating

And can be costing you hundreds a year. Poorly lubricated motors run less efficiently and can lead to costly repairs

Regular maintenance

Keeps your system operating at 100% costing you less money in the long run. Old, unmaintained systems run poorly, wasteenergy, and cost tons to repair or replace.

Efficiency of unmaintained central AC units

30%

15

35%

14

40%

13

45%

12

50%

11

55%

10

60%

9

65%

8

70%

7

75%

6

80%

5

85%

4

90%

3

95%

2

100%

1
100%
50%
0%

System

YEARS

Unmaintained central AC units can lose 5% of its efficiency every year. This raises your energy bill and shortens the life of your unit. Well-maintained units can hold their efficiency and last well beyond 15 years.

Maintenance isn’t costly. It saves you big $$$