Why Is Refrigeration Equipment Maintenance Important?

Like any component of a structure, commercial refrigeration equipment require regular care to stay in good shape. Keep in mind that the cost of preventative maintenance is comparably lower than the cost of repairing breakdowns and damage. 

Find out why it pays to regularly maintain your unit from a trusted provider of refrigeration equipment services.

Wasted Products

When your refrigeration unit fails, the food inside it will likely go bad. Think about the price you’ll pay for the repair and the amount of money wasted on product loss. 

Food Safety

It’s possible to fail a health inspection if your refrigerator can’t reach the proper food-safe temperatures. Also, you wouldn’t want a customer to get sick. It would be very difficult to earn their trust back once that happens.  

Disrupted Operations 

Can your business operations pursue if your refrigeration breaks down? If you need to close your business temporarily, how much income will you lose? Having a list of HVAC companies nearby will be helpful in these kinds of situations. 

Energy Loss

With proper maintenance, you can ensure your equipment is in good condition. Inefficient refrigeration equipment needs to work harder Buildup of dirt on coils or gaskets and faulty components can make the equipment run longer to hold temperature. This means energy loss and higher electricity bills.

Shorter Service Life

Professional technicians have the proper training and right tools to inspect your equipment for damage and perform necessary repairs. Having a maintenance plan would benefit you in the long run as it can prevent serious breakdowns. Get a professional inspection quarterly or at least every six months. 

At Cafco Services, we specialize in industrial and commercial refrigeration systems. You can count on us to meet all your engineering, design, installation, and service needs. We also offer HVAC filter products and services. Call us at (513) 242-3400 or complete our contact form to schedule a service.