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If you aim to reduce operating costs, decline wear and tear of HVAC equipment, longer life span, and a better environment to make things work correctly and efficiently, then you got your answer. Performing an HVAC audit offers a chance to examine your HVAC system’s energy needs and pinpoint potential trouble spots by analyzing energy where the HVAC system receives the heaviest use, or the lightest or where it might be losing energy. Assessment of how well the HVAC system is doing is vital. In short, conduct a component-by-component examination of your HVAC system’s health and get the most out of minimizing energy loss and maximizing the system’s efficiency.

 

A typical energy audit would include a complete evaluation of your:

  •         Home or company’s insulation and air flow measurements
  •         Energy spending habits
  •         Ductwork and indoor/outdoor unit inspections, etc.

Depending on the results of the energy audit, the following steps may also be required:

  •         Adding, updating, or replacing air quality equipment
  •         Sealing of ducts and minor leaks found in doors or windows
  •         Installation of blown-in insulations
  •         Tidying ductworks

 

Do-It-Yourself?

HVAC audit for homes can be done by the owner using the right tools. Although this audit will not be as good and thorough just like what professionals do, homeowners can conduct simple but diligent home energy audit and spot problems where their home is losing most energy. A do-it-yourself home energy audit is the best way to help determine where you can also save energy. Basic things such as changing filters on time can help save electricity.If you observed that your do-it-yourself audit didn’t help lower the cost of your bills or energy consumption a month or two after the audit is done, consider calling in an air conditioning repair and maintenance expert.

 

Go with an expert!

For full HVAC audit of an office or large apartment building, experts from Phoenix Air Conditioning & Heating is an excellent resource. Time is the biggest challenge in a stretched environment, not to mention the size and complexity of the office or building. HVAC professionals especially air conditioner repair technicians have the training and tools to accomplish the job. Aside from helping you identify some of the areas to address, another goal for an audit is to keep the HVAC system up to speed. A routine HVAC audit should be done at least once a year or every 12 months. It is recommended to do basic checks every quarter.  

 

We’re committed to making your home or office energy-efficient

 

Although to save money and energy is what we aim in conducting an HVAC audit, let us not forget the well-being of the homeowners and the people working in an office environment are also the priority. Too cold, hot or humid environment won’t make people healthy, happy and productive.There’s a long list of services that we can offer to help either your home or business make more savings while staying healthy at the same time. At Phoenix Air Conditioning & Heating, we want to ensure you won’t be dealing with any type of energy efficiency problems all year long. If you’re ready to get an energy audit, contact us today at 949-481-0204.

 

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