The importance of heat pump maintenance01/24/2017Having to pay for needless repairs isn’t superior on anyone’s to-do list, that’s why thinking ahead with heat pump maintenance is so vital. The perfect time to stop a problem is before it begins. While we move into the colder season in Albuquerque, you don’t want to be deserted in the cold because of a heat pump breakdown. Your heat pump will be running hard this season to keep you warm. Routine heat pump maintenance from the team at Desert Suns Heating & Cooling will mend any current problems and identify and tackle any problems that could otherwise lead to heat pump repair. Regular heat pump maintenance is as important as getting the oil changed in your car. You wouldn’t go many years without getting an oil change – the same relates to heat pump maintenance. As with any mechanical system, there are numerous of things that should be tested so they don’t go wrong, and the professionals at Desert Suns Heating & Cooling in Albuquerque will inspect all those moving pieces to ensure they aren’t proceeding toward a breakdown. Our experts will look at every moving part of your system, even your wiring, to guarantee that everything is working as it should. There is also a easy thing that you can do as a homeowner to keep your heat pump running efficiently in every season: check your air filter. Frequently testing and keeping up with swapping your air filter is a vital to-do list item to keep your system running efficiently, avoiding unexpected heat pump repair. A dirty air filter confines airflow and creates added effort on your heat pump to maintain operation with your thermostat. This will not only lessen your heat pump’s efficiency, it can also lessen the life of your system by causing additional wear and tear. Another thing to [[keep in mind|remember]bear in mind]67] is your indoor air quality. All of the air in your home passes through your air filter. If your filter is unclean, so is your air. The further a problem goes ignored, the more harm it can do. We want to help you stay practical and keep you from any unanticipated failures, which come with unanticipated bills. If you haven’t yet scheduled heat pump maintenance, give the specialists at Desert Suns Heating & Cooling in Albuquerque a call at 505-994-9176. You can also set up an appointment with us online.