North Central Florida Air Conditioning Blog: Posts Tagged ‘AC Repair’

3 Things to Do While Waiting for AC Services

Monday, September 13th, 2021

Here we are in September. The heat is luckily behind us, and we’ve got some exciting fall activities and weather to enjoy. Maybe you just went coat shopping last weekend, or you’re finally able to have the home to yourself every once in a while with the kids in school. All of this sounds great until we get hit with a heatwave when everyone isn’t expecting it.

It always happens, and even with fast AC repair in Newberry, FL, our climate is perfect for late-season heatwaves that strike when homeowners aren’t expecting them. If you thought your malfunctioning or old AC wasn’t necessary anymore because we’re done with summer, we urge you to rethink this.

When the heatwaves hit and you’re starting to panic after your AC breaks down, we’d like to help calm you down. Here are three great things you can do to help stay comfortable and make the job easier for HVAC technicians.

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Our Guide to Hiring the Perfect Professional for AC Repairs

Monday, July 19th, 2021

We know that when hot temperatures hit our area, it’s easy for our minds to wander towards our air conditioners. We start thinking about the worst-case scenario when our AC might falter on the hottest day of the year. Or, we might start regretting that skipped maintenance appointment that really should have been done during the springtime. What homeowners don’t think about too often, however, is who they’re paying to do these valuable services. AC repair in Gainesville, FL can be a pricey endeavor, so it’s becoming clearer every summer that hiring the right professional is a big decision to make.

Today, we’d like to talk about where our team stands. We’ll discuss why people choose us time and time again to fix their air conditioners, and why you might consider choosing us for the first time over an amateur. It’s time to take your air conditioning services to the next level.

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Is Humidity Hurting My AC?

Monday, May 10th, 2021

It’s kind of impossible to live in Florida and not be inundated with tons of moisture in the air. When our northern neighbors use the term “muggy,” they’re usually referring to the climate that we experience for most of the year. It’s not crazy to think that humidity can be a real problem in the way of achieving efficiency and comfort.

However, we’re not in the business of stating problems without solutions! If you’re constantly calling us for AC repair in Newberry, FL, it could be from problems that are caused by humidity. After all, humidity can negatively impact your air conditioning to the point where it’s working a lot harder and suffering from wear and tear.

Let’s talk about why excess humidity is bad for your air conditioner, and brainstorm some solutions that can help you out of this predicament!

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3 Quick Fixes for Any AC

Monday, April 19th, 2021

It’s that time of year. Temperatures are slowly rising, and our tolerance for heat and humidity is slowly dwindling as we get used to these new spring temperatures. At first, it’s wonderful to feel the warmth of the sun and notice all of the blooming plants. Then, humidity levels rise and we get downright miserable with our first few heatwaves of the year.

While this might seem fine since you’ve got an air conditioner, what if your air conditioner was really struggling last year? Do you think this year is going to go off without a hitch? If you need AC repair in Gainesville, FL then we urge you to call us for those repairs soon. The sooner the better.

However, if you’re still looking for minor ways to fix or improve your AC aside from professional repairs, then keep reading! We’ll give you a few pointers.

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AC: Our Guide to Repair

Monday, November 9th, 2020

How has your air conditioner been functioning this year? Regardless of how excited you are to finally give it a little rest for a few months, we do live in Florida, which means that those pesky repairs and inefficiency problems will come back a lot sooner than you think. Instead of ignoring those problems as we head into a mild winter, why not get them addressed?

AC repair in Alachua, FL can be an important service that keeps your system running smoothly year after year. Any repair issue that needs to be addressed now could end up compounding into something worse down the line.

Our team is the one to choose when it comes to limiting costs, inefficiencies, and repair needs. We’ll get your system set straight and keep you happy for longer. Keep reading to find out why.

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Your Yearly AC Report Card

Monday, October 26th, 2020

It’s that time of year again! Another brutal summer has come and gone, and while we might still be dealing with a few hot days to come, the worst of it is over. So, how exactly did your air conditioner do? If you’re unsure as to how to answer that question, then don’t worry, we’ve got the solution for you. It’s time to give your air conditioner the grade it deserves!

So, from A to F, we’re going to grade your air conditioning system for the past year and see where we can go from there. This system should make it fairly obvious if you need help with your air conditioning in Gainesville, FL. Or, if your system is running perfectly, then you really shouldn’t have any problems at all!

Either way, we’re here to help. Just keep reading.

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Are You Having Trouble with Condensation?

Monday, October 12th, 2020

Sure, we all know what condensation is, but not every homeowner knows what it has to do with air conditioning. Condensation is one of the key processes that your system’s refrigerant goes through in order to disperse heat outside of your home. Condensation is also what happens to the moisture in your air when temperatures drop and the water vapor turns back into liquid form. Basically, some air conditioners have an easier time dealing with condensation than others.

Noticing the signs of condensate problems can be a good signal that your air conditioner needs AC repair in Newberry, FL. Water that’s improperly condensed or that’s condensed at the wrong temperatures and pressure can even become ice if you’re not careful. Let’s avoid that kind of outcome by talking about how condensation relates to the cooling process.

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If You Hear This Noise: Call Us

Monday, September 14th, 2020

Noises are everywhere. The hard part is figuring out which noises warrant a call to a professional HVAC provider and which ones don’t. Wouldn’t it be nice if you had some sort of blog post that could outline what noises are worth calling for help about, and which ones weren’t? Luckily, that’s exactly what we’re aiming to provide for you today.

Our company doesn’t just provide air conditioning repair in Lake City, FL, we also provide information on this blog for homeowners that need help. When it comes to air conditioners making obnoxious noises and signaling the need for repairs, we’re all over that topic.

So, keep reading as we dive into some of the more insidious noises that an AC system can make. We’ll even go over the ones you don’t need to be concerned about so you can relax about the normal noises.

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Quick Fixes: Changing Your AC’s Air Filter

Monday, August 17th, 2020

Air conditioners have air filters that are meant to keep dust and debris out. This isn’t just for our own personal health, although it doesn’t hurt, it’s supposed to keep the coils of your AC clean from contaminants. Contaminants can cause the coil to become damaged which would ruin the effectiveness and efficiency of your cooling. So, long story short—replace your air filter today!

The next question you’re probably asking is—how do I replace the air filter in my AC? That’s a great question and one that we’re more than happy to answer for you!

Changing the air filter in your AC can be a great way of staving off air conditioning repair in Gainesville, FL. Follow along as we go through a step by step guide on how to change the air filter. We promise that you’ll be an expert at this by the time you’re done!

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3 Things You Should Never Do to Your AC

Monday, July 6th, 2020

Air conditioners, while being durable and able to last far into their second decade of life, are delicate on the inside. It’s always a bad idea as a homeowner to open up your air conditioner and take a look inside. This can void your system’s warranty and also make things worse since only a trained and certified HVAC technician has the tools and experience to make sure nothing is broken or scratched when taking a look inside.

While we’re shining a light on some of the things not to do as a homeowner, we’ve decided to talk about the three most common things we see homeowners do that they shouldn’t. It’s always better to call a professional for AC repair in Gainesville, FL when you start to detect that something is wrong. Do yourself a favor and avoid further damage to your system by reading our list and avoiding these three things.

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