While a new air conditioner can be costly, a newer model offers many benefits and advantages. Weather your old model is failing, or you simply want to save money on your cooling costs, a new model is the way to go. If your AC unit is over 10 years old, now is the time to consider a replacement, before the unit fails. If you are noticing hot and cold spells in specific areas of the home, or repair calls to your local HVAC technician are becoming frequent, then you should consider purchasing a new AC. Let's talk about the benefits of a new air conditioning upgrade:
A new air conditioner will be less likely to require repairs or suffer down time. It is less likely to give out on excessively hot days, and lets face it when an AC unit breaks down, it breaks down on a hot day. The reason an AC unit always seems to break down when it is needed most is because AC units do not break down when they are not being used, you are only going to notice AC failure when you actually need the AC. By opting to buy a new AC unit you will save money on costly repairs, and the fact of the matter is once an AC unit starts to fail, the repair calls and costs will get progressively higher.
Choose Your System
For residents of Colorado, the most efficient units will combine a natural gas furnace with an electric AC unit. This ensures that both units work with each other efficiently. If both units are older units, you can save a significant amount of money by having dual furnace and AC unit installed.
Today's new AC units provide greater energy efficiency than ever before. Residents of Colorado can expect to save upwards of 15 to 20 percent on their energy bills when updating to one of the top rated Energy Star air conditioners on the market today. Today's air conditioners offer improved cooling efficiency, which in turn lowers power consumption. Today's models can offer as much as a 40% increase in your home's cooling efficiency. You should opt for a new air conditioner with a SEER value of 17 or higher to see the best savings, as these models are much less expensive to operate than models built a decade ago.
The Weather Changers Heating & Air Conditioning offers the best possible service at the best possible prices for new air conditioners and AC installation. If you are in the market for a new air conditioner or furnace, call us today for a free estimate.