Steps That Should Be Covered with Your Home HVAC Maintenance

You count on your HVAC system for home comfort throughout the year. The last thing you want is for the AC to shut down on a scorching summer day or the heat to give out on a cold winter night. The ideal approach to stop your heating and cooling system from shutting down is to organize an annual HVAC maintenance call with Stallion Heating and Air Conditioning 

Why Does My HVAC System Have to Have Checkups? 

Your HVAC system sits behind ceilings and floors, so it’s easy to forget about it. However, an ignored system is liable to perform less efficiently, stop working more frequently, and reach the end of its life cycle prematurely. 

The point of an HVAC tune-up is to keep your furnace functioning properly throughout the year. 

In the process, you might possibly: 

  • Reduce your utility expenses 
  • Have fewer expensive repairs 
  • Add years to your system’s life 
informational graph

Besides that, it’s required by manufacturers to keep your warranty active. Due to these perks, the cost of maintaining your HVAC system is an investment that pays for itself. 

It’s best to arrange maintenance once a year for each HVAC system. This means booking an appointment for your cooling every spring and having your furnace inspected and cleaned every fall. With this timing, you prepare the proper system to work at its peak in the approaching cooling or heating season. 

What to Expect During Air Conditioning and Furnace Checkups with Stallion Heating and Air Conditioning 

When you call Stallion Heating and Air Conditioning for heating and cooling maintenance, expect our ACE-certified Experts to complete a complete visual check and cleaning. Your air conditioner or furnace may or may not need repairs, depending on what the technician sees. 

Here’s a complete list of the steps we perform during a system inspection and Precision Tune-Up: 

  1. Evaluate and put in a new air filter, if necessary 
  1. Check open space around the equipment 
  1. Confirm installation quality 
  1. Protect correct system operation 
  1. Adjust the thermostat 
  1. Inspect safety controls 
  1. Determine voltage and amperage 
  1. Run through start-up and heating/cooling cycles 
  1. Examine and clean blower components 
  1. Chart system airflow 
  1. Measure temperature rise 
  1. Check and secure all electrical connections 
  1. Maintain all moving parts 
  1. Measure and adjust the refrigerant charge, if necessary 
  1. Inspect and clean the condenser and evaporator coils 
  1. Check the condensate drain and apply biocide treatment, if required 

Schedule an HVAC Maintenance Call with Us Now 

We are excited to provide top-quality air conditioning and furnace maintenance in Philadelphia. Along with doing one-time visits, we also offer HVAC service memberships to maximize the benefits of regular tune-ups. We ensure that our visit is a worry-free appointment, with a respectful, seasoned team prepared to answer your questions and meet your needs. You can depend on us for Expert service that comes with a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee!* 

If you need to schedule your next furnace or AC maintenance, call us at 215-259-5850 to request an appointment with us right away. 


*Not applicable to the Advantage Program. See your signed Advantage Program agreement for full details and exclusions. 100% Satisfaction Guarantee is subject to certain restrictions and limitations as set forth in the applicable Terms and Conditions. 

  • Zoning Systems: Customized Comfort in Every Room

    Central heating and cooling systems have revolutionized home comfort and made it possible to stay wonderfully comfortable in any season or climate. But while centralized systems supply a handy way to control the temperature, they occasionally fall short when it comes to evenly distributing heated... Continue reading

  • Eight Ways to Upgrade Your HVAC System

    During the coldest time of the year in the U.S., there’s no better way to enhance your home’s comfort than with some effective upgrades. It’s not just about keeping the house toasty warm as the snow begins to fall—it’s about enhancing efficiency and cleaning the very air you breathe.... Continue reading

  • How to Find a Suitable HVAC System

    In terms of keeping your home comfortable year-round, nothing is more important than picking out the right heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system. This determination influences your daily comfort, monthly utility expenditures and all-around home efficiency. Then again, with so... Continue reading