You should do it before your current system breaks and you are forced to make a replacement. Fortunately, there are a few indicators that it’s time to start considering your options.  

  • Your unit is over 10 years old 
  • It is not keeping up with your needs 
  • It incurs a significant increase in your operating costs 
  • It requires regular refrigerant refills. 

A simple repair may be all that’s needed in certain circumstances, but if it’s no longer safe or practicable to invest more money in your air conditioner, we’ll explain why and give recommendations for the best replacement.