Running a business involves more than filling out balance sheets and tracking hours clocked during the week. You also have to do your best to save as much energy as you can. When you rely on a commercial HVAC system, preventative maintenance can make a huge difference. What are some of the other ways you can save more money on your monthly energy bill? Let’s find out!
Running at Maximum Efficiency
It doesn’t matter if the HVAC system is based on the roof or is integrated elsewhere. It needs to be able to run at maximum efficiency. This way, it won’t use up too much energy, especially during the winter heating season. One way to do this is to ensure that preventative maintenance is taken care of as soon as possible whenever it becomes possible. Another idea is to arrange for retrofits that can help extend the lifespan of the HVAC system before it is due for a full-scale replacement.
Schedule Necessary Repairs ASAP
The longer you wait to get the repairs done, the more you will come to regret it. That’s because some small nuisances can become gigantic headaches. Any machine that has underperforming components are more likely to fail entirely. The equipment needs to be maintained if it is to continue running the way you want it to, no matter what time of the year it is!
Change the Air Filter
Every month or so, you should change the air filter. Many homeowners underestimate the value of this, but business owners and facility managers don’t grasp why this is so important. You get what you pay for, so choose a higher-quality air filter. When they get too clogged up, then they won’t be able to trap as many particulates. This, in turn, will ruin your indoor air quality. That way, the dirt, dust, and other allergens won’t be as prevalent and your employees will feel better and work harder.
Clean Out the Condensation Line
Cleaning out the condensation line also makes a difference. Clogs will lead to moisture buildup that can invite the proliferation of mold and mildew. Cleaning out the lines every month can prevent this from happening.
Crockett Facilities Can Help!
Crockett Facilities Services, Inc. (CFSI) is committed to helping building owners, property managers, engineers, and facility professionals lower their operating expenses through HVAC preventive maintenance. We can develop a cost-effective, customized preventive maintenance plan for your commercial building that will provide you with peace of mind, improved comfort, and energy savings. Click Here to Request a Quote
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