Air On Demand Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Air Conditioning Maintenance’

Why Is My AC Screaming? And Other Noise Complaints

Monday, April 15th, 2019

covering-earsIf you find that your AC is making a noise that can appropriately be described as “screaming,” it’s not because it’s excited about finding the best ice cream parlor this summer. It’s probably a refrigerant leak, and it’s very serious.

That being said, you may be wondering if it’s ever a good thing for your air conditioner to be making certain noises. That answer is “No.”

Strange noises from your air conditioner should always be investigated. There’s a high probability that whatever’s causing the noise can lead to more damage if it isn’t taken care of soon.

We’ll list some of the most common noises below and explain what the issues might be.

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Make Your Air Conditioning More Efficient this Year

Monday, April 2nd, 2018

Air-Conditioning-TechnicianAs the weather continues to heat up, you’re going to rely more and more on your air conditioner to keep your home comfortable. That’s going to contribute to some pretty high monthly operating costs, but what can you do? Go without and be miserable all summer? No, all you need to do is take some steps to increase your air conditioner’s energy efficiency. The following are some of the best ways you can increase your air conditioner’s energy efficiency before summer arrives.

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What Really Happens During an AC Maintenance Visit?

Monday, May 2nd, 2016

Many of our customers have never thought before to call a technician to their homes when there doesn’t appear to be anything wrong with their AC systems. But after they hear of the benefits of a routine air conditioning maintenance visit, customers see that this valuable service can only help them out. Air conditioning maintenance, usually best when performed at the beginning of the cooling season (in the spring) can help your air conditioner to perform better, keep it from breaking down too soon, and lower your monthly bills. So what happens during an AC maintenance visit?

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How to Keep Your AC System in Better Condition

Monday, March 21st, 2016

An air conditioning replacement is expensive, and it’s something you may want to delay for as long as possible. If you want some tips as to how to keep your air conditioner in the best condition possible for the longest period of time you can, read on!

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How Dirty Coils Affect Your Air Conditioner

Monday, March 14th, 2016

A lot of homeowners have heard something about the importance of having a clean air filter. Not only does a dirty filter make it harder to keep the air clean and prevent allergy symptoms from acting up—it’s also bad for the system when the filter is so clogged that the AC cannot draw in enough air.

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Why Should You Join an Air Conditioning Maintenance Program?

Monday, February 22nd, 2016

As a Miami, FL resident, your air conditioner gets quite the workout. It’s only natural that you want to find a way to prolong the life of your system and increase its efficiency as well. There are a couple steps you can take to ensure your air conditioner is ready for the summer season each year, such as checking to see if your filters are dirty and clearing out any landscaping debris surrounding your outside unit. This does not compare, however, to enrolling in an air conditioning maintenance program.

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Save Money in 2016 with More Efficient Air Conditioning and Heating

Monday, December 28th, 2015

Together, your home air conditioning and heating systems use up more energy than any other system in the home. In Florida, air conditioning is of particular concern, as inefficient equipment forces some of us to make adjustments to the thermostat that make us feel a lot less comfortable so that we can save some money month to month.

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Help! Water Is Leaking from My Air Conditioner!

Tuesday, September 8th, 2015

One of the most common repair calls we get is from homeowners concerned about a leaking air conditioner. Depending on the setup of the indoor portion of your AC system, water can leak out into your living space, creating a moist environment where mold can quickly develop. Additionally, we’ve seen cases where a leak actually damaged portions of a property, and the owner had to schedule costly renovations following a repair.

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5 Reasons to Consider an Annual AC Maintenance Plan

Tuesday, July 28th, 2015

All too often, our technicians show up to an AC repair job and notice that the air conditioner suffers from issues that were easily preventable. Sometimes, the source of an air conditioning issue is standard wear and tear that can be reduced with a cleaning and adjustment from a reputable technician.

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Our Quick Guide to the Coils in Your Air Conditioner

Monday, June 29th, 2015

In general, you don’t have to know much about the various components of your AC system. But from time to time, we like to inform homeowners about the inner workings of their air conditioners so that they can learn about the best ways to properly care for their system. Today, we’ve put together a quick guide to the indoor and outdoor coils of your AC system, and what can go wrong with them.

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