Steps That Should Come with Your Home HVAC Maintenance

You count on your HVAC system for home comfort in every season. The last thing you want is for the AC to power down on a searing summer day or the heat to malfunction on a freezing winter night. The smartest way to keep your heating and cooling system from shutting down is to schedule a regular HVAC maintenance call with Stallion Heating and Air Conditioning 

Why Does My HVAC System Have to Have Checkups? 

Your HVAC system exists behind ceilings and floors, so it’s easy to forget about it. However, an ignored system is probably going to work less efficiently, break down more frequently, and reach the end of its life span more quickly. 

The point of an HVAC tune-up is to keep your furnace working well throughout the year. 

In the process, you might likely: 

  • Decrease your heating and cooling bills 
  • Have a smaller number of expensive repairs 
  • Add years to your system’s life 
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Aside from that, it’s required by manufacturers to keep your warranty in good standing. Due to these perks, the cost of tuning up your HVAC system is an investment that pays for itself. 

It’s advised to schedule maintenance once a year for each HVAC system. This means setting an appointment for your AC every spring and having your furnace inspected and cleaned every fall. With this timing, you ready the right system to perform at its best in the coming cooling or heating season. 

What to Expect During Air Conditioning and Furnace Maintenance with Stallion Heating and Air Conditioning 

When you contact Stallion Heating and Air Conditioning for heating and cooling checkups, expect our ACE-certified technicians to complete a comprehensive visual check and cleaning. Your AC or furnace may or may not need additional service, depending on what the technician sees. 

Here’s a complete list of the steps we complete during a system inspection and Precision Tune-Up: 

  1. Inspect and put in a new air filter, if needed 
  1. Examine open space close to equipment 
  1. Verify installation quality 
  1. Ensure proper system operation 
  1. Regulate the thermostat 
  1. Inspect safety controls 
  1. Measure voltage and amperage 
  1. Confirm start-up and heating/cooling cycles 
  1. Inspect and clean blower components 
  1. Measure system airflow 
  1. Measure temperature rise 
  1. Check and tighten all electrical connections 
  1. Maintain all moving parts 
  1. Measure and fine-tune the refrigerant charge, if required 
  1. Check and clean the condenser and evaporator coils 
  1. Inspect the condensate drain and apply biocide treatment, if required 

Book an HVAC Maintenance Call with Us Today 

We are excited to bring you top-quality air conditioning and furnace maintenance in Philadelphia. Together with offering one-time visits, we also provide HVAC service memberships to enhance the benefits of yearly maintenance. We promise that our visit is a worry-free experience, with a polite, seasoned team ready to answer your questions and meet your needs. You can count on us for Expert service that comes with a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee!* 

If it’s time for your next furnace or AC maintenance, reach us at 215-259-5850 to request an appointment with us today. 


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