3 Reasons to Have Your HVAC System Sized by a Professional

3 Reasons to Have Your HVAC System Sized by a Professional

16 May 2018

For any HVAC system to operate efficiently, it needs the correct capacity for your home in Kingsville, Texas. Find out why having your HVAC system sized by a professional can promote better comfort, energy savings and fewer breakdowns.

You’ll Experience Fewer System Breakdowns

Keeping a house comfortably cool or warm is a Herculean task for an HVAC system that’s too small. In this case, your system will likely cycle on and off frequently to maintain a consistent temperature inside your home. This frequent cycling can take its toll on the components of your HVAC system. Over time, that can result in system breakdowns. Having a correctly sized HVAC system will prevent premature wear and tear.

You’ll Improve Your Home’s Comfort

Operating a unit that’s too big is no wiser than running an HVAC system that’s too small. Consider this scenario: Moisture vapor condenses on a cold air conditioning coil in a similar way that moisture vapor condenses on a cold glass of water. When this condensation occurs, it removes humidity from the air, making the air feel cooler.

If your HVAC system is too large for your home, it’ll run so infrequently that it won’t be able to remove much moisture vapor from the air. This type of operation can negatively impact your home’s indoor air quality by creating high humidity levels.

You’ll Reap the Benefits of Energy Savings

When your HVAC system is the correct size for your house, you won’t constantly reach for the thermostat to keep the inside of your home comfortable. But comfort isn’t the only benefit you’ll appreciate. You’ll also enjoy energy savings on your home utility bills each month.

When coupled with regular maintenance checks, a properly sized HVAC system will serve your household well today and into the future. To find out if your heating and cooling system is sized appropriately for your home, contact Bodine-Scott at 888-481-8511.

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