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Is Now the Time for an Air Conditioning Replacement?

We are already nearly through the end of June. The weather is only going to get hotter from here on out over the course of the next couple of months. If you are thinking about an air conditioning replacement in Des Moines, IA, it is really time to get the replacement process started. You don’t want to delay, only to find yourself living uncomfortably throughout the remainder of the cooling season, or even facing a complete air conditioner breakdown. Following are a few factors to consider if you think that it may be time to replace your air conditioner with a newer system.

System Age

Modern air conditioners are really built to last. Even the most well-maintained air conditioners, though, are not going to last forever. At some point, you are going to find that your air conditioner just isn’t functioning as well as it once did. If the system is quite old, then it may simply not be realistic to get that air conditioner back to its former operational levels. If you notice that your air conditioner is struggling, and it is approaching or beyond its projected lifespan, replacing that system is likely in your best interest.

Efficiency Levels

It’s possible that your air conditioner is simply not of an efficient design. Perhaps you couldn’t afford a very high efficiency system when you made the initial investment. If this is the case, or if your air conditioner has simply lost its ability to cool your home affordably over time, let us know. While there is an initial cost to consider, of course, replacing your air conditioner can help you to save money in the long run, as your system will cost less to operate.

Overall Satisfaction

Did you inherit your air conditioner with your home? Is it not of a design that you’d have chosen? Is it not of the right size for your home, leaving you to deal with issues like hot spots or short cycling? That is more than enough reason to invest in a replacement. You don’t have to wait for the system to give out entirely, especially if you are not able to cool your home with the success that you deserve.

Schedule your AC replacement with Schaal Heating and Cooling.

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