Ambient Comfort LLC Blog: Posts Tagged ‘AC Repair’

3 Common AC Problems to Avoid

Monday, July 20th, 2020

We love talking about AC repair in Egg Harbor Township. That’s because we’re always happy when homeowners tell us that advice from our blog posts helped them mitigate a serious air conditioner problem. It’s not just about informing you, but it’s about helping you notice when there’s something wrong so you can call the professionals like us.

Have you ever wanted to know some of the most common air conditioner problems that can occur? Some of them are so common that they could be affecting your air conditioner right now!

Don’t worry. We’ll go into detail about the most common AC issues we see and what can be done about them. If you pay close attention, we’ll mention some of the warning signs that you’re dealing with a problem and when the perfect time would be to call a professional.

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Are You Suffering From an Electrical AC Issue?

Monday, June 22nd, 2020

Air conditioners are heavy pieces of equipment that utilize a lot of energy. That’s why electrical issues are so common in air conditioners, because they use more energy than most homeowners know. When something goes wrong while the system tries to consume energy and use it to cool your home, you’re experiencing an electrical air conditioning issue and could use the help of a professional.

Are you unsure of when a problem is electrical in nature and when it’s not? No problem, that’s what we’re here for. We’re going to talk about AC repairs in Mount Laurel, NJ, and what constitutes an electrical problem. We’ll discuss how you can spot an electrical issue over a different one, and what electrical problems mean for the future of your home cooling system.

Our hope is that you gain enough knowledge from this post to be confident in calling a professional when you’re fairly certain you’ve got an electrical problem occurring.

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Can’t I Just Repair My AC on My Own?

Monday, August 19th, 2019

We live in a “do-it-yourself” culture. You likely know what we mean—you can find a video online to fix just about any appliance or piece of equipment in your home when it’s malfunctioning or even when it’s broken down completely. This includes your air conditioner, but we don’t believe it should!

There are components within your air conditioner that are very important, and damaging them while trying to do repairs can do more harm than good—like your compressor or evaporator coil. There are other components that are hazardous in the wrong hands and legally require the assistance of a professional—like refrigerant.

Keep reading to learn more about why you always want to hire a pro when you need an HVAC technician in Camden County, NJ. 

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No, Your AC Shouldn’t Be Making These Sounds

Monday, August 5th, 2019

woman-covering-her-earsWe all know someone who says that your AC should be louder on a muggy day because it’s “working harder,” or that the grinding noise is just how the unit “warms up.” Take our word for it, these claims are not sound. Who would you rather listen to, your neighbor or a technician who has at least five years of experience in the field of HVAC repair?

Air conditioners are built to be quiet. The only sound you should be hearing from a fully functioning air conditioner is the slight sound of a cool breeze and the hum of the fans. When your car makes a strange noise, do you assume it’s normal? Just because your HVAC unit doesn’t have a check engine light, doesn’t mean you shouldn’t still be vigilant! So, let’s take this opportunity to discuss what exactly to do if you do hear your air conditioner making noises.

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Save Money with Routine AC Maintenance

Monday, July 8th, 2019

outside-ac-unit-sitting-atop-money-with-white-backgroundSummer is officially here! We understand, you don’t want to think about that quite yet. After all, it means your energy bills are going to spike again like they did during the winter. But what if we told you that you might be spending more than necessary to keep your house cool each summer?

Even if your air conditioner is running “just fine,” you can reduce your monthly bills. How? By scheduling a professional air conditioning tune-up, that’s how! Keep reading as we go through the hows and whys of air conditioning maintenance. If you’re still not convinced that air conditioning maintenance can save you money after that, contact our team and ask about our CCA Comfort Club Maintenance Plan. We’ll share more details below!

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Ocean Air and Your AC: How to Prevent Saltwater Erosion

Monday, April 15th, 2019

ben-franklin-bridge-in-new-jerseyIf there is one thing we’re quite familiar with living near the Jersey Shore, it’s saltwater and salty air. As a result, we need to take special care of our HVAC equipment to ensure it’s not in danger of damage. Ocean air can actually lead to a good deal of corrosion, and impact the functionality of your air conditioner. Keep reading to learn more about how salty air impacts your AC so you can take steps to mitigate system problems.

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