Things to Consider When Replacing Your Air Conditioner06/01/2017Even with diligent AC maintenance, the time arises when every air conditioner needs to be replaced. We know that annual maintenance will extend an AC’s lifespan, but when the time arises, the team at Main Heating & Cooling, Inc. will be here to help you get the best air conditioner replacement for your home’s needs in Utica. When you’re searching for a new air conditioner, there are a lot of factors to keep in mind and we’ll help you navigate them all to select the system that will be best for your house and your budget. One feature everyone looks for in an AC replacement is dependability. Choosing the right AC and keeping it well-maintained should give you years of efficient, comfortable service from it. Here are some other important factors to think about: Make sure your AC replacement is the correct size for your home. A system that is larger than necessary will cycle on and off too frequently, leading to wear and tear on your new system and decreasing its life. Likewise, it can be tempting to buy a small system to save some costs upfront. Nonetheless, a smaller system can create more costs in the long run if it’s too small to keep your house cool. It will run continuously to try to keep up and will have a noticeably shortened life. You’ll pay more on energy bills during its life and you’ll discover yourself AC shopping again much sooner than you want. We can help you determine the appropriate sized air conditioner for your home. Ratings matter. Find the most efficient air conditioner your budget will allow for, because you’ll realize the payback every month on your energy costs. Look for high SEER ratings. The higher the rating, the superior the efficiency. Look for a good warranty. We can help you choose an air conditioner replacement with a great warranty, and we offer the maintenance service that’s regularly needed to keep that warranty valid. Rebates and incentives are always nice. We will keep you in the loop about any specials, rebates or incentives being offered. Often, you’ll find incentives through your utility company as well when you purchase a high-efficiency air conditioner replacement. When it’s time for an air conditioner replacement, you’re in the right place with Main Heating & Cooling, Inc. in your corner. We’ll help you find the best-matched air conditioner for your home. Give our pros at call at 586-731-0950 or schedule an appointment with us online so we can measure your home for the properly sized air conditioner replacement.