When Your Air Conditioner Won't Work

When Your Air Conditioner Won't Work

  • Signs It's Time To Repair Or Replace Your AC Unit

    Maintaining an efficient and reliable air conditioning system is essential for optimal comfort and energy savings. While regular maintenance and AC repairs can prolong the life of your air conditioning unit, there are instances when replacement becomes necessary.  Age of the System  The age of your AC unit is an essential factor to consider. Most air conditioning systems have an average life span of about twenty years, but that can change with proper maintenance.

  • Why Would An Air Conditioner Trip A Circuit Breaker?

    You want your air conditioning to be reliable during the summer and expect it to work as much as you need. However, if your unit has a problem, it could trigger a circuit breaker, especially during heavy use. Tripping a circuit often means an electrical problem, but it could also indicate a problem with your air conditioner. Keep reading to learn more about why your air conditioner would trip a circuit and what to do if it does.

  • Schedule Maintenance Before Using Your Boiler Heating For The Season

    Do you have boiler heating? When the weather starts to cool off in the fall, it is a good idea to schedule a maintenance appointment with a heating service company that works on boilers. During such a maintenance appointment, a service contractor can perform the following tasks to make sure your boiler is in good shape, is operating as it should, and does not suffer any breakdowns in the coming months.

  • Do You Suspect That Your Humidifier Is Faulty? 3 Signs It Is Time To Repair It

    Your humidifier is vital because it adds moisture to the air, preventing you from experiencing allergies, sinus headaches, bloody noses, cracked lips, dry skin or eye irritation. It also prevents your airways and throat from getting dry. However, like other equipment, your humidifier may fail if neglected or old. For instance, inadequate cleaning may cause your evaporator pad or water panel to clog, making your humidifier inefficient. Thus, it is wise to repair your humidifier immediately when you notice something strange.

  • What Causes Airflow Problems In Your Furnace, And The Maintenance Your Furnace Could Need

    Your furnace has several parts that may eventually malfunction and cause your furnace to stop heating well. Sometimes, parts break down due to age and wear. Other times, your furnace can malfunction because of an airflow problem. Good circulation is needed in your furnace or problems will develop. Here are some common airflow problems that a heating repair technician might need to fix. A Duct Or Vent Is Blocked Air needs to flow freely through the ducts and out the register vents.

About Me

When Your Air Conditioner Won't Work

My name is Maura, and I am certified in HVAC installation and repair. I have many clients who call me in a panic because they have turned on their air conditioners and nothing has happened. Your air conditioning technician will get to you as soon as possible, but there are some steps you can take while you are waiting. You might just find that you are able to fix the problem on your own, although you will still want to have a professional assess the situation. In this blog I will take you through some common reasons your air conditioner might not be working and show you some easy temporary solutions.