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Signs that AC Repair is Needed

You depend on your air conditioner to keep you comfy on the warm Manassas summer days. When the time comes for an AC repair, your air conditioner will give you some signs to let you know you need to reach out to Air-Right Energy Design, Inc. to keep your summer days cool.

One of the most blatant signs you are in need of an AC repair is a reduction in cooled air and/or poor airflow. If your house isn’t staying cool, give us a call. Unfortunately, when your air conditioner doesn’t maintain your cooling needs, it’s typically a more serious problem. Your AC unit may have condenser concerns or it may be running low on Freon. Low airflow could also be a indication of a ductwork issue. Whatever the difficulty is, you can be sure our experts will be there to guide you to your best choices, whether it’s an AC repair or investment in a new air conditioner.

Leaks from your air conditioner are almost always a sign that an AC repair is in order. If you observe a leak from your AC, call for a repair immediately. If you have a refrigerant leak, it could produce health problems for your family. If it’s a leak due to condensation, the health risk lessens, but you will still want to take care of it before it turns into a larger problem like mold growth.

It’s a rule of thumb that if any part of your HVAC system starts to make unique sounds, it’s likely a sign of trouble. When it comes to your AC, these kinds of troubling sounds include squealing or grinding. Ultimately, your air conditioner should work relatively quietly and you shouldn’t be able to hear more than the sound of your fan kick on or shut off. Sounds from your AC could mean the need for something as simple as needing lubricant in some of the moving parts to something more serious that could lead to a breakdown. Your best chances are to give us a call to help find the solution.

If you observe any odor coming from your vents, it could point to some AC-related problems, too. You should always have an expert help you get to the root of any odors related to your HVAC system, as they could range from mold growth to problematic electrical issues.

Sometimes it may feel like your air conditioner is having problems, but it’s actually your thermostat than needs attention. If your home temperature isn’t where you’re programming it to be, the team at Air-Right Energy Design, Inc. will be able to confirm if the problem is actually with your thermostat. It may just be a wiring problem or a blocked sensor, or it may be time to upgrade your thermostat.

When it comes to AC repair, finding the time for routine maintenance can save you a lot of trouble, and most likely some expense too. When you have Air-Right Energy Design, Inc. conduct annual preventive AC maintenance, we’ll find potential problems and correct them before they become bigger, more costly problems. We’ll keep your AC system clean and working smoothly. Of course, some AC repair appointments are inevitable, but we’re just a phone call away at 703-260-1148. We will be there ASAP to take care of your problem and have your home back to cool and comfortable in no time. If it’s more convenient, you can even schedule your AC repair appointment with us online.

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