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Top 5 Benefits of HVAC Maintenance for Your Home in the New Year

As the calendar flips from December to January, many of us are reflecting on our resolutions for the new year. While these lists are usually topped by things like “exercising more” and “eating healthier,” ensuring your HVAC system is properly maintained and in good working order can make a more noticeable difference in your day-to-day life. Though we live in the age of YouTube tutorials and a do-it-yourself mentality, these complex systems demand a level of expertise that goes beyond what the average homeowner is capable of. At Degree Residential, our certified technicians will ensure your system is delivering value and comfort all year long. In this blog, we’ll explore the top five benefits you’ll enjoy when you call us to schedule your HVAC maintenance, starting your 2024 off on the right foot!

Increased Energy Efficiency

One of the primary advantages of professional HVAC maintenance is seeing a significant boost in energy efficiency. That’s because, when your system operates optimally, it consumes less energy to deliver the same level of heating or cooling. A well-maintained HVAC system ensures that each component is working in harmony, minimizing unnecessary strain on the system and maximizing its overall efficiency.

Lower Utility Bills

A perk that goes hand in hand with increased energy efficiency is lower overall utility bills. At Degree, our professional technicians have the skills and training to address issues that could be causing your system to work harder than necessary. Fixing these issues helps you prevent energy waste and, consequently, enjoy some welcome cost savings reflected in your monthly power bill.

Enhanced Indoor Air Quality

A well-maintained system also significantly contributes to indoor air quality. That’s because dust, debris, and contaminants can accumulate within your system over time, negatively impacting the air you breathe. Our professional maintenance includes thorough cleaning and inspections, reducing the risk of these particles circulating, which is especially critical for households with allergies or respiratory issues.

Extended System Lifespan

Professional HVAC maintenance is an investment in the longevity of your system. By addressing wear and tear, lubricating moving parts, and ensuring all components are in top condition, you pave the way for your HVAC system to enjoy a longer and more productive lifespan. This not only saves you money on premature replacements but also reduces the environmental impact of disposing of old HVAC units.

Improved System Reliability

Whether the dead of winter or the height of summer, no one wants to be caught with a malfunctioning HVAC system. Our certified technicians can help you be proactive, ensuring that potential problems are identified and resolved well before they escalate into major issues. This approach gives you peace of mind knowing that your HVAC system will be there for you from January through December.


Call us today to schedule your regular maintenance and experience the Degree Difference! Our skilled technicians will help you discover how we can optimize your system for peak efficiency and ensure your utmost comfort all year round. From lower bills to improved air quality, make 2024 the year you prioritize the well-being of your HVAC system and, by extension, your home comfort and budget.