The average lifespan of an AC unit is about 15 years. Depending on the efficiency of your AC unit, you might want to consider buying a new AC unit. If your AC unit is more than 10 years old, we recommend you find out exactly how efficient your AC unit is. It might still be running efficiently, however it might be costing you more money in the long run than a new AC unit would cost. Call the Pro’s at Nelson Comfort today, they will help to guide you in this big decision. Here are some reasons you might want to buy a new air conditioner before the old one breaks down.
Cooling Bill is Through the Roof
When your AC is tuned up annually, you could cut monthly energy bills. If you’ve noticed an unexpected rise in cooling costs, it’s because your unit isn’t functioning at optimal capacity, and it’s straining just to get the job done. To avoid wasting money, have Nelson Comfort inspect and clean each component, especially coils and filters that get easily clogged over time. If the problem persist, you might want to consider replacing your AC unit all together. Newer AC units run much more efficient, you will save on monthly bills. Overtime, this savings will add up and can save you money in the long run.
Breakdown in the Heat of the Summer
Right now it’s Spring time in Cincinnati. Replacing your AC unit in the Spring will save you money. Cooling companies are busiest in the Summer, so replacing your AC unit during the Spring or Fall can save you money. Not to mention, it will save you the aggravation of not having a cooling system when it’s 90 degrees every day. This is another reason you should buy a new air conditioner before the old one breaks down. If you think your AC unit is towards the end of it’s life, have Nelson Comfort come out and look at it. They will give you an honest and upfront analysis. Maybe your AC unit still has a year or two left, maybe it’s time to replace it. You won’t know until you call the PRO’s, call Nelson Comfort today! 513-561-7517