Decreased Airflow: What It Means for Your Cooling System

June 19th, 2017

decreased-airflow-cooling-systemAir conditioning systems are that one appliance in every home that truly gets put to the test—especially during the sweltering summers we experience in our area. Temperatures are already higher than in most other parts of the country, and will likely remain so for a good portion of autumn. Since we rely on these systems so much for our comfort, it’s important to schedule air conditioning repairs in Los Alamos, NM as soon as we discover a problem.

Among the most common operational problems our professionals get called out for is reduced airflow. That is, the air coming out of the vents in your home isn’t as powerful as it once was, or as powerful as you think it should be. This may not seem like a huge deal as long as you’re still able to remain comfortable, but it puts tremendous stress on your air conditioner. Plus, ignoring the issue means that whatever is causing the decreased airflow will only worsen. (more…)

The End of Summer Is Near: Watch for These Common AC Issues

August 29th, 2016

Though it may not feel like it quite yet, summer is just about coming to a close. The air conditioning system that has worked to keep your home cooled down all season continues to perform, so everything is fine, right? Actually, you’ll want to keep a close eye on your system during this time of year.

Even if you’ve had your system routinely maintained to prevent huge issues, the strain of the summer workload can turn into malfunctions for any type of air conditioning system. The sooner you are aware of these malfunctions, however, the less likely it is that you’ll have an AC breakdown before you’re done using the cooling system. But what are the air conditioner issues you should watch out for? (more…)

The Three Things You Need to Know Before Calling for AC Repairs

July 4th, 2016

When your air conditioner starts showing troubling symptoms or won’t turn on, naturally your first instinct is going to be to call for repairs, quickly. This is particularly true if you’re in the middle of one of the hottest days of summer. Our professionals are standing by and happy to assist. However, before you give us a call, be sure to read our pointers below about three things you can do beforehand, just in case a repair is not actually needed. (more…)

Is It Really Time to Replace Your Air Conditioner?

May 23rd, 2016

Over the years, air conditioning systems tend to decline in performance and efficiency. This is true even if your system is regularly maintained and serviced. Eventually, this will require a system replacement. However, if your system is under 10 years old and seems to be experiencing some of the same problems from season to season, you may want to question if a replacement is actually necessary. (more…)