When my wife and I finally bought a place of our own, I was thinking about getting the HVAC system tuned up. It was inside the fall season and I thought this would be the ideal time to take care of that. My wife was saying that it really wasn’t necessary since the heating system seemed to be working just fine. Well that’s the thing, the heating system seemed to be working fine but we didn’t know for certain. I realized that if we just went into the winter season without getting an HVAC system tune-up, we would be taking a serious risk. I was thinking about the consequences of going into the winter season without the tune-up. The furnace could easily break down on us when it was absolutely freezing outside and snowing. We could be at risk of having our pipes freeze in the house and the pipes could burst. That would be a very costly fix… After thinking about freezing in the midst of the winter and trying to get emergency HVAC system repairs, I decided we absolutely needed to get that HVAC system tune-up. I was really glad that I did because after everything was taken care of, I didn’t have to worry throughout the winter months. Even my wife told me later that she was glad that I decided to do that. She knew that I put a lot of thought into it and while it seemed like an unnecessary expense to her initially, she realized it was important to have that taken care of.