Summer is here, and with how much you’re bound to be using your heat pump the wear and tear on the system will be much higher than usual. More wear and tear means higher chances for problems to develop. If you want to make sure that your system stays in the best possible shape, you need to be familiar with common issues it might have to deal with. Let’s take a look at some of these problems now.
Speedy Air Conditioning Service Blog: Archive for April, 2016
As you start to use your air conditioner more and more often this summer, you may begin to notice it making unusual noises. This is one of the first indications that your system is in some kind of trouble, and it shouldn’t be ignored. Any time your system is doing something strange, you should call for repairs right away. Let’s take a look at some of the more common sounds that indicate a problem.
As you start to use your air conditioner to keep cool on a daily basis, you may start noticing a number of unusual behaviors due to the added strain on the system. One of these is the formation of ice on the inside unit of the system. Thought this may seem like a sign that the air conditioner is actually doing its job of cooling the home, it’s actually a symptom of a pretty serious problem. Let’s take a look at why you should call for repairs as soon as you notice ice on your air conditioner.
Summer is almost here, and people are going to be relying on their air conditioners to keep cool for the next few months. Part of getting your air conditioner ready for the heat of summer is scheduling maintenance for it, and we get a lot of questions from homeowners during those appointments. One of the most common questions is whether or not an air conditioner needs to have its refrigerant refilled. Read on to find out more about how your air conditioner uses refrigerant, and when it needs to have it refilled.