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It is important to tune-up your heating and cooling system.
- Tune-ups can include cleaning, corrections to ensure the efficient operation/mixture of burners, sealing to repair leaks, service mechanical operations, and make free of obstructions (including all intakes and exhausts).
- Sealing and insulating ducts can improve the efficiency of your heating and cooling system by as much as 20 percent - and sometimes much more.*
*U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, ENERGY STAR program
1Keeping your HVAC system clean and properly adjusted will reduce energy use and repair costs. Most HVAC professionals can assist in performing a tune-up an explain the benefits.
2To continue saving energy and make your home more comfortable visit the Ameren Missouri Heating and Cooling Program for a list of resources and available rebates.
Frequently Asked Questions
Where can I find contractor to help me complete recommended projects?Through our Contractor Marketplace, you can search for contractors and find the right fit for your project. You find out details about the contractor such as what types of certifications they have and where they are located. You can also directly find reviews when available. From there it is easy to connect and get started with your projects. A quality installation of equipment increases the benefits and efficiency of your new equipment.
If I complete this measure, can I track my savings over time?If you mark an item on your plan as completed, we will track your estimated energy use and savings over time. We can use this to find additional savings options.
How should I maintain my equipment to make sure it operates efficiently?Keep your cooling and heating system at peak performance by having a contractor do annual pre-season check-ups. Maintaining your equipment will prevent future problems and unwanted costs.