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December 13, 2013

Signs Your AC Unit Needs Maintenance

Tampa AC RepairWhether you have a business or a home, your air conditioner is an important part of your HVAC system. And when it doesn’t work properly, it can pose a huge problem especially in the summer time. Everyone hopes their AC will run forever, but unfortunately that will never be the case. There are different things that can affect the performance of your air conditioner. Knowing the signs will allow you to understand when it’s time to hire a professional HVAC company to handle the repairs.

If your air conditioner is giving off a loud noise, that is a tall tell sign that something is going on. Most units run quietly so sudden noises when turned on is most definitely a sign that something else is going on within your system. Loud noises doesn’t mean that there is something major wrong with your system, but it does mean that it’s going to need to be checked by a professional.

If your air conditioner lacks the ability to cool your home or business, then there is a definite need to have it inspected. Good airflow doesn’t necessarily mean that you are getting cool air. There could be a problem with the internal cooling system of the AC unit or it could be out of refrigerant. Either way it’s important that you get your AC checked and diagnosed so that it can get back to doing it’s job.

Low air flow is not an ideal situation for any AC to be in. When you are dealing with low air flow, it could be possible that you are needing the metal coils replaced or cleaned. Even though this is an easy task, it’s recommended that you hire a HVAC company that can do it efficiently. A professional can not only fix the problem, they have the ability to find other problems that might be affecting your air conditioner.

It’s important to know the signs that come along with a non functioning air conditioner. Being armed with this information will help you know the right time to call a professional.

Is the AC unit in your Tampa home acting up? Call The Comfort Authority at 888-638-3792 and schedule a service call today!