Clear The Air — 6 Important Reasons To Upgrade Your Home & Commercial HVAC Systems

Carl Rivera
3 min readJan 17, 2022


There are lots of things that we require each and every day, from food and water to time with our loved ones.

One thing we all need though, every minute of every day, is the air we breathe.

Unfortunately, a lot of people don’t take the care they should with their air, and it can cause all kinds of problems — for their health, their homes, and their wallets.

If you’ve got an old heating or cooling system, it’s a good idea to get it checked out by a professional — repairs or an upgrade can have a lot of benefits.

Here are just a few of the benefits of upgrading your HVAC system and improving your air.

  1. Cleaner Air

This really can’t be stressed enough: the air we breathe is important, and if yours is coming from a dirty old HVAC system then you’re not doing yourself any favors.

Upgrading your HVAC system will allow you to improve your filtration, and it’s the perfect time to get any existing air ducts cleaned out too.

2. Efficiency Matters

It’s more important than ever that we all do our part for the environment, and getting more efficient heating and cooling is a big part of that.

You’ll be helping more than just the environment though — the improved efficiency will make a noticeable dent in your energy bills and will likely pay for itself after a while.

3. Technology Time

If you don’t have a programmable thermostat in your home, you’re missing out on a lot more than a new gadget.

Once you get the settings perfect for your situation, a programmable thermostat makes your home more comfortable when you want it to be, and saves you money by using your heating and cooling less when it’s not needed.

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4. Problem Prevention

As HVAC systems age they not only become less clean and efficient, but they also tend to break down more.

After a while, constant repair bills can become more expensive than getting the entire system replaced.

Having a new system will help you to save on repairs, and also make sure your house stays comfortable in the worst weather — and you’re not waiting on a repair person while your water lines are freezing.

5. Noise Control

If your guests jump every time the furnace comes on, it might be time to consider getting an upgrade.

Even if it’s not quite that bad, you’ll be surprised how much quieter your house is without a noisy old furnace — you’re probably so used to the noise you don’t notice just how loud it really is.

6. Peace Of Mind

There’s nothing better than having a warranty and a skilled installation or repair crew close by.

You don’t want to have to worry about if your furnace will work during the coldest days of winter, or your air conditioning when it’s so hot out you’re baking cookies on the front porch.

A newer system will be able to handle any weather extremes — and if it has a problem, you can call up the repair guys and wave your warranty at them!

The weather seems to be getting more extreme in both directions, with hotter summers and colder winters, and all kinds of weird weather in between.

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Make sure your home or business is ready for whatever the world is going to throw at us next and get your HVAC upgraded before it breaks down entirely.

You’ll be able to breathe easier, because your air will be cleaner, and you’ll have one less thing to worry about.

When the weather is too hot or too cold to go outside, you can put your feet up and relax in comfort knowing that your house will hold a comfortable temperature no matter what it looks like outside.



Carl Rivera

“Everything you don’t know is something you can learn.”