HVAC Preventive Maintenance in Bucks & Montgomery County, PA

Artisan Home Services is dedicated to cultivating long-term relationships with our customers in Bucks & Montgomery County, PA. We are available for urgent issues with your HVAC system, but we also encourage our residential customers to invest in preventive maintenance before seasonal use of heating and cooling equipment to ensure excellent performance with minimum energy costs.

Diagram of HVAC preventive maintenance done on furnace or air handler

Are HVAC tune ups worth it?

Yes- an HVAC tune up is worth the money. just like your vehicle, your HVAC system is a complex piece of machinery that gets a lot of "mileage" it's full of critical and moving components, that experience wear and tear over time.

Diagram of HVAC preventive maintenance done on outdoor AC or Heat pump

Importance

Getting a regular tune-up to your HVAC system can increase it's usable life by up to 40%. that means, with proper maintenance, you can push paying for a new system well into the future. this is important for your budget because a new system can cost thousands of dollars.

Sticky Note Priority Customer

What is the priority 1st discount?

When you opt-in to a Annual preventive maintenance from Artisan Home Services you get the priority 1st discount. This means you get priority appointment scheduling with discount on parts and labor of 15%. also you get 10% discount on parts and labor for any plumbing or electrical work you may need done throughout the whole year!

Important HVAC Maintenance Items

An HVAC examination from Artisan Home Services will include the following

  1. Thermostat setting assessment – Your settings should keep your space comfortable when you are around to enjoy it and change to conserve power
  2. Electrical connection check – Connections should be snug, and the voltage and current     readings should help reflect this.
  3. Lubrication – Lubrication reduces resistance and helps you save energy.
  4. Condensate drain examination – The condensate drain should be inspected to ensure that it is not clogged or obstructed.
  5. General operation assessment – A technician should confirm that the system begins runs and shuts off correctly.
  6. Outdoor unit inspection – Debris and dirt should be removed from the area around the outdoor HVAC unit.
  7. Fan assessment – The motor and blades on the fan should be checked to make sure they are not damaged.
  8. Air filter replacement – Air filters should be replaced regularly to maintain air flow and air quality.
  9. Coil cleaning – The coils on the evaporator and the condenser should be cleaned. This can help your unit operate more efficiently and increase the life of your system. Intensive Cleaning of Indoor & Outdoor coils can be purchased for $250. Outdoor only can be purchased for $100. Indoor only can be purchased for $150. The 15% discount would apply for customers enrolled in our silver or gold packages.
  10. Refrigerant check – Too much or too little refrigerant can be a waste. Help safeguard efficient operation by making sure refrigerant levels are just right. Additional charges could be applied for necessary part replacements or refrigerant fills, refrigerant will be charged by the pound. R401A = $60 per pound, R22= $200 per pound. 15% discount would apply for customers enrolled in  our silver or gold packages,
  11. Blower maintenance – Adjusting the blower components can help maintain proper airflow. The blower assembly should be cleaned during routine maintenance.
  12. Examine heating elements – For safe operation, gas or oil connections should be clean and unblemished, and there should be no leaks.
  13. Oil Systems $150 for intensive cleaning, Draining of the expansion tank is $100 15% discount can be applied.
  14. Oil systems Clean & Adjust burner check included in tune-up, we do Safety checks, Smoke Test, Carbon Monoxide test, and make sure you’re getting the Highest Efficiency. We replace the nozzle & oil filter (included in the price).

The form below is our General Maintenance Agreement for all systems.(Silver Package) Feel free to look it over.

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For Systems Installed by Artisan Home Services,
We Offer a full coverage service program package!

When we install a new system we give you the option after the first year to enroll in our full coverage service agreement. You get the free service calls, priority scheduling and tune up's as well as most part replacements and labor coverage included in the package as well. We can also add on multiple systems to one agreement.
(to request the full coverage package terms & conditions, with the exact coverage & pricing please send us an email)

Gas Heat,
Service Program $32.83/month

Artisan Comfort Gas Heating Service Program Covers: 1 gas fired house heating appliance with 1 zone and 1 gas fired water heater, all services calls, 24/7 service (during season), yearly preventive maintenance and tuneup, most replacement parts.(This is for hot water boilers & furnaces only – steam additional)

Central AC or Heat Pump,
Service Program $31.83/month

Artisan’s Comfort Central AC Service Program Covers: 1 Central AC system (condenser & air handler), unlimited service calls during business hours, yearly tune-up, most replacement parts.

Combo HVAC,
Service Program $55.65/month

Artisan’s Comfort HVAC Service Program Covers: All services listed under Gas Heat Service Program and Central AC Service Program. Furnace with CAC.(This is for a combined furnace & central ac system only)