If your AC system was installed prior to 2010, it probably uses R-22 refrigerant (also known as Freon®). This refrigerant is phasing out and will be replaced with a more environmentally friendly alternative called R-410-A. So if your AC breaks down, you may face a difficult choice — replace it or risk increasingly costly and hard-to-find R-22 refrigerant. By 2020, R-22 will no longer be manufactured or used as a refrigerant in new air conditioning systems. According to the United States Environmental Protection Agency, R-22 refrigerant is harmful to the environment because it contributes to the depletion of the ozone layer and global warming.
Upgrading to a new AC system with R-410-A offers these additional benefits:
Don’t wait until you have a breakdown, and your time and options are limited. Plan ahead. Take time now to find the right solution for your home to ensure your family’s comfort this summer. For more information, call 877-466-3657 or click here to request a quote.