In a previous post, we explained in great detail some of the warning signs that are present when you need an air conditioning repair service. The following are some of the warning signs we described:
However, there are at least three additional warning signs that you need to be able to identify that determine when you need an air conditioning repair service, including:
It’s generally pretty easy to notice when your air conditioner is having problems, but it is another thing to know how to correct them. If you notice that your air conditioner isn’t working as well as it was in the past and you notice the accumulation of ice inside the air conditioner, the cause is likely poor maintenance. Often times when there is not a proper airflow through the unit the result is ice formation and more often than not, the lack of airflow is caused by a dirty or clogged filter.
The process to fix this problem is pretty straightforward. All you need to do is power down your AC system to let the ice melt. Then, you need to clean or replace the dirty or clogged filter. Understand that depending on how much ice has accumulated, you may need towels to contain the mess. Though it is possible to make this air conditioner repair on your own, it isn’t always advisable. Hiring an expert will protect you from any unknown hazards. In addition, a professional’s well-trained eye will be able to spot any other potential problems.
If you notice fluids leaking from your air conditioner, there could be several sources. The fluids are possibly condensation, melting ice, or even refrigerant. In the event that you have a refrigerant leak, the solution is not to simply add more refrigerant. This is only a ‘Band-Aid’ solution and only fixes a symptom in the short term and not the actual root of the problem. Furthermore, refrigerant can be hazardous and extremely harmful to our environment if not handled with care. It is in your best interest to hire a local professional to make the air conditioning repair in Denver.
Your Air Conditioner Won’t Turn On at All
If you find that your air conditioner won’t turn on at all, there could be a variety of root causes. Dead batteries in a control panel or remote control, a blown fuse, or a tripped circuit breaker could all be the root cause. In these situations, it is best to work with an expert to make the air conditioner repairs for you.