Commercial HVAC Preventative Maintenance
Can your facility’s air conditioner handle the summer heat? Can its furnace survive the frigid winter chill? Don’t risk an emergency breakdown that will force everyone in your office to sweat or freeze until help arrives. Professional, regularly-scheduled preventative maintenance check-ups are the best way to prevent unexpected heating and air emergencies and save your business money in the long run.
Our preventative maintenance packages include routine maintenance procedures (such as replacing air filters) for your heating and air conditioning, as well as a complete inspection of your entire commercial HVAC system. Additionally, as a LINC® Service Certified HVAC company, we are also able to inspect your building’s plumbing and drainage to ensure that all systems are running smoothly.
Extend the Life of Your Commercial HVAC Unit
When it comes to overall building maintenance procedures, implementing a specific plan for your commercial HVAC system can extend the life of your unit and save money in the long run. Having an efficient, well-run heating and cooling system from the start can help you avoid headaches down the road.
Something that should be a regular item on the books of a property management team or building manager is preventive maintenance for your heating and cooling systems. Having your commercial HVAC systems checked for maintenance on a regularly scheduled basis can help identify small issues before these become major problems and can cut down on the need for expensive emergency HVAC repair and even increased energy costs. General maintenance and a tune up can be a great thing to schedule between seasons, when filters may need replacing for maximum efficiency and to extend the life of your commercial HVAC unit. Commercial HVAC systems are a great resource in larger commercial spaces, but they shouldn’t be neglected. If you can ensure your HVAC system is serviced regularly, you won’t get stuck with as many emergency repairs and maintenance problems overall.
The Importance of Saving Energy Through Your Commercial HVAC System
New and existing HVAC technologies, as well as regular HVAC maintenance can save energy and reduce operating costs. Proper high efficiency HVAC system upkeep and maintenance can optimize savings. Though critical to occupant comfort and employee productivity, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning systems use a significant amount of energy. In fact, HVAC systems account for more than half of the total energy consumption in commercial buildings, making them prime cost-saving opportunities.
There are several HVAC technologies that can help to reduce energy use while improving occupant comfort and indoor air quality. Leveraging these HVAC technologies and having HVAC maintenance scheduled on a regular basis can create enormous cost savings on your building’s operational expenses. HVAC maintenance practices are important for optimizing system efficiency, saving energy and reducing costs. Have your HVAC equipment, air duct system and thermostat cleaned and inspected regularly by a qualified Superior Mechanical HVAC technician.
What is included in a commercial preventative maintenance inspection?
During your preventative maintenance inspection, your technician will:
- Inspect electrical components and repair/replace/tighten as needed
- Clean and lubricate motors
- Examine, adjust and align belts
- Inspect, clean and balance blowers
- Change dirty air filters and ensure proper airflow
- Inspect pumps, check flow rates, and lubricate where appropriate
- Check system functions, safety controls, and operating sequences