Frequently Asked Questions

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      Possibly the most often asked question. There are numerous AC brands on the market. Not all are equal. They range in price, size, and cooling capabilities. You should consider purchasing a system that maximizes cooling while minimizing energy consumption. Simply consider an energy-efficient air conditioning system.

  •        It depends! A central HVAC system - heating, ventilation, and air conditioning - can be installed in any residence. It all comes down to your heating and cooling demands, in any case.  Nevertheless, you must consider the price and installation of the duct network, filters, furnace, and air conditioning unit. This is not a DIY project. 
  • Having a professional inspect your home before you move in is advisable. They can recommend the most effective heating and cooling options

Yes. You must frequently replace the filter. The experts suggest replacing it every 90 days or three months. Depending on your air conditioning system’s age, usage, location, and presence, this may vary. Consult an experienced technician to know precisely when to replace the air filter.

-          Leaking water creates an environment conducive to the growth of mold, mildew, and germs within your home.

-          Usually, a clogged condensate drain line is the cause of an air conditioner that leaks water into the house. When debris, dust, or mold becomes stuck in the condensate line, water cannot escape, resulting in leaks.

-          There may be more causes, such as a broken condensate pan, improper installation, or low refrigerant levels. Consult a provider of air conditioning services for assistance in identifying and resolving the issue.

- There are numerous causes for your AC to ice up. It may be the result of inadequate airflow across the condenser coil. In the absence of adequate heat exchange, the condenser coil will freeze. This may necessitate checking your air filter.

- Other causes include insufficient refrigerant, a filthy evaporator coil, and mechanical issues such as a faulty motor or relay. All of these factors necessitate professional assistance. Immediately contact a reputable air conditioning service provider.

-          Without cold air circulation, the interior temperature and humidity will increase. It may have a direct effect on the health of your family and pets. Several potential causes for your air conditioner to stop pumping cold air.

-          Leaking or low refrigerant level is among the most typical causes. Without sufficient refrigerant, the air conditioner will cease to blow cold air. A clogged or dirty filter can also prevent cold air from entering the home. Over time, the air filter accumulates debris such as hair, lint, dust, and pollen. Changing the filter will resolve the issue.

-          Other factors include problems with the thermostat, broken or malfunctioning condenser coils, and blocked or clogged registers.

-          Regardless of the reason(s), you will need a specialist to address this issue. Therefore, contact a reputable professional immediately.

-          AC units may not operate silently, but a strange noise indicates a fault. In addition, a noisy air conditioning system reduces your comfort.

-          There are numerous causes for your air conditioner's loud buzzing noises. It may result from missing or broken isolation feet, refrigerant leakage, loose parts, or a faulty compressor.

-          Typically, when one component breaks free, it exerts pressure on the remaining components, resulting in loud noises. If left ignored, your AC could eventually quit operating.

-          As these are often not DIY concerns, you should contact a technician immediately.

-          It could be as simple as forgetting to turn off the thermostat. Attempt to switch it on. If not, examine the batteries. - Replacing the dead batteries should activate the device. A common concern is the tripping of the circuit breaker. A power surge has the potential to trip the circuit breaker. Check your electrical panel and flip the OFF switch to the ON position. This should activate your air conditioner.

-          Immediately contact an air conditioning service company. They can rapidly detect and resolve the issue.

-          The average lifespan of an air conditioning system is between 15 and 20 years, while some may survive up to 25 years. Nevertheless, your air conditioning system needs routine maintenance. It frequently includes replacing filters, cleaning vents and ducts, monitoring the thermostat and coolant levels, and clearing obstructions from the drainage line. At least once a year, you should hire an air conditioning service company for maintenance.


Melissa Casapao

2023-02-21 20:36:30

Aircon Repair

Very professional and efficient. We are all happy of the service.

Melissa Casapao

2023-02-21 20:39:52

good job checking my system

Melissa did a very good job checking my system. He checked then cleaned the compressor unit outside and then checked and cleaned the air handler. Then he fired up, no pun intended, furnace to check it ...

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