What’s Included in an HVAC Tune-Up?

January 8, 2021

Closeup of a pressure meter on air conditioner

An important part of having an efficient, effective, and long-lasting HVAC unit is keeping it maintained on a regular basis. Scheduling annual routine maintenance from a professional is the best way to ensure your HVAC unit is running its best. This not only makes sure your HVAC unit lasts as long as possible, but it also prevents unnecessary and costly repairs you could experience down the road. You can turn to the knowledgeable professionals at Rick’s Heating & Cooling for a regular HVAC tune-up service.

When you hire us for an HVAC tune-up, you can expect to receive a basic inspection and cleaning service. If we find any issues, we’ll fix them or discuss a plan with you if we find anything major. We perform a thorough, 15-point precision inspection to ensure every part of your HVAC system is working efficiently so there are no surprises later on.

Our HVAC tune-up includes:

  • Check calibration of thermostat
  • Check condensate drain
  • Check furnace blower
  • Lubricate all motors
  • Check fuses
  • Check all electrical connections
  • Check indoor coil
  • Clean and check outdoor AC unit
  • Check refrigerant charge
  • Check suction line temperature
  • Check indoor plenum temperature
  • Check return temperature
  • Check furnace venting
  • Check temperature rise
  • Check inlet temperature
  • Check outlet temperature
  • Check manifold gas pressure
  • Check inducer assembly
  • Check burner and ignition system
  • Check for detection of carbon monoxide
  • Check overall condition of AC or heat pump
  • Check overall condition of heating system

Don’t neglect your HVAC unit. If you need a professional and reliable HVAC tune-up, turn to the experts at Rick’s Heating & Cooling. Our technicians are dedicated to providing prompt, dependable service and know what to be on the lookout for. Call us at 513-899-6005 to schedule an HVAC tune-up now.