When you have questions or concerns about your HVAC system, from thermostats to vents, it is critical to speak with an NATE-certified quality technicians in your community. Be sure to choose a HVAC contractor in your area who is familiar with your community’s weather (flooding, winds, etc.) and city/county codes related to heating and cooling. North American Technician Excellence (NATE]) was established in 1997 and provides a rigorous slate of testing to ensure that those who receive certification are well-versed in their trade. Why choose a NATE-certified HVAC professional? It is important because your time is valuable and so is your cooling and heating comfort.
NATE-Certified Technicians Know: Preventive HVAC Service
With the Phenix City household income just under $35,000 per year, it’s important to minimize your expenses in caring for household systems. A malfunction with your home comfort equipment can be costly, making preventive care a top priority prior to seasonal needs for heating or cooling. A typical maintenance call includes:
- Thorough inspection of all system components
- Cleaning of heat exchangers, coils, blower parts, and other areas that could otherwise compromise system efficiency or safety
- Testing of the thermostat with calibration if needed
- Identification of faulty or broken parts
- Evaluation of airflow and other performance issues
Maintenance service addresses efficiency loss that your equipment can suffer over a season’s use, saving you money by minimizing wasted energy. Additionally, regular HVAC service by a NATE-certified technician can extend the life of your equipment.
NATE-Certified Technicians Know: HVAC Repair
Although maintenance is a significant way to limit your potential for system breakdowns, it is still possible to experience problems due to heavy use, premature wear, power surges, or other unexpected situations. Prompt HVAC repair is important from a safety perspective, and emergency attention to such issues can limit the inconveniences and discomfort associated with such a situation. A NATE-certified technician is ready to move into action promptly, carrying a full supply of appropriate parts to ensure that repairs can be completed efficiently. Effective troubleshooting and decisive problem solving can restore service in your home promptly.
NATE-Certified Technicians Know: HVAC Installation
New HVAC equipment is a major investment as you address both energy usage and home comfort needs. Whether you are deciding on a system for your new construction home or replacing an aging or malfunctioning unit, it is important to consider your budget, efficiency concerns, and the latest HVAC technology. Our NATE-certified technicians are available to conduct load computations as they consider issues such as your home’s envelope, household activity patterns, and window placement and sizing. They can recommend heating technology such as two-stage systems that can provide a gentler flow of heat during mild winter weather. They can also explain multi-stage cooling equipment that can improve humidity management during the summer months. If you are ready to obtain an estimate, one of our certified professionals can help you to find the best equipment for your needs. We are also available to schedule repair or maintenance service as needed.
To learn more about HVAC installations, NATE-certified technicians or a healthy home audit, contact Riley Heating and Air Conditioning today, and enjoy a comfy, cozy Phenix City winter.