The air conditioning system in your Ridgewood, NJ home is something you rely on for relief from the summer heat for you and your family. If it isn’t working properly, not only will you feel less than comfortable, you may be paying more than you should in energy bills. Interestingly, you might be surprised to learn that the need for AC repair will be far less likely if you have an annual maintenance plan in place.

In fact, having a maintenance plan for your air conditioning system is the number one way you can prolong its life and keep it running effectively and efficiently now and for years to come. If you choose not to maintain your system, you’re running the risk of needing AC repairs for your Ridgewood, NJ home sooner than later. You don’t even have to take our word for it – the U.S. Department of Energy agrees. On their website they state, “Neglecting necessary maintenance ensures a steady decline in air conditioning performance while energy use steadily increases.” So how does preventive maintenance help?

When you choose a company like GRC Mechanical to help you, you’ll get comprehensive maintenance for your system, that will help eliminate system inefficiency and ineffectiveness, and make the need for AC repair in your Ridgewood, NJ home far less likely. Each year, your cooling system will be inspected by one of our qualified, skilled technicians. They will complete a number of tasks that will ensure your system is running in top form.

The need for AC repair in your Ridgewood, NJ home will be less likely when your technician performs the following:

  • Sanitize cooling coil
  • Apply seasonal drain pan treatment to prevent sludge buildup and growth of harmful bacteria
  • Flush condensate drain to protect against overflow.
  • Lubricate all moving parts, such as blower motor and condenser fan
  • Check refrigerant charge
  • Check operating pressures
  • Install high efficiency filter
  • Check temperature drop
  • Clean outdoor condenser coil
  • Safety test all controls for proper operation
  • Check voltage and amperage on all motors
  • Check motor bearings
  • Test operation and condition of compressor contactor
  • Inspect start and run capacitors and relays
  • Check and tighten electrical connections at cooling unit
  • Test operation of thermostat

What’s more, when you choose our Breathe Easy Maintenance Plan, aside from the maintenance inspection you’ll also be entitled to many other advantages. You’ll have a designated team assigned to your needs. Plus, you’ll receive four-hour priority service and receive a 15 percent savings on repairs. The same low service rates will apply on both holidays and weekends. And, you’ll never have to worry about remembering to schedule your service – we provide automatic inspection scheduling for your convenience. When the time comes to purchase a new air conditioning system, you’ll get loyalty credits toward equipment purchases and additional special offers. Of course, if you do need AC repair services, we can assist you. Our skilled technicians can get your system back up and running safely, effectively and efficiently.

But… why risk the need for costly, inconvenient AC repair in your Ridgewood, NJ home? Be proactive – give GRC Mechanical a call and find out how we can help you with our Breathe Easy Maintenance Plan. Just give us a call at 1-800-651-8222 and we will be happy to help.