Happy Heating & Cooling Blog: Archive for September, 2018

Unexpected Symptoms of Neglecting Air Filter Replacement

Monday, September 17th, 2018

man-holding-air-filterWhen a homeowner is learning about their air conditioner, there’s a lot of information to take in: refrigerant coils, compressors, thermostat programming. It’s no surprise that the air filter—the most ordinary piece in the entire system—becomes less than the top priority. Yet, a neglected air filter can quickly become a top priority when it’s making your air conditioner flip out.

A neglected air filter can create some seriously alarming symptoms, so make sure you start by getting it replaced if you notice any of the following:

Continue Reading

3 Warning Signs of AC Trouble

Monday, September 3rd, 2018

ac-repairYou’ve got your air conditioner blowing cool air through your home, and life feels great. As you grow accustomed to it over the years, you might encounter something that makes you ask yourself, “Was that always like that?”

In the world of air conditioner repair, full-on breakdowns aren’t actually that common. Instead, most of the problems you’ll face will slowly creep up on you, usually reducing your efficiency or raising less urgent concerns. Gone unchecked for too long, though, could result in the need for serious repairs. Below are just three examples of some warning signs from your AC.

Continue Reading