Santa Fe Express Plumbing & Drain Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Air Conditioner Repair’

Thoughts on Air Conditioning Emergencies

Monday, May 11th, 2020

Ac-with-toolsIn our last post, we took a look at plumbing emergencies and how to tell when you’ve got one. For this post, we want to do something similar, except for your air conditioning system. Right now, many people are playing it cautiously when it comes to scheduling home services; they want to feel certain they have a major emergency before they call for professional assistance. Our philosophy is that if you feel the problem is urgent, it’s best to play it safe: assume it’s urgent and give our team members a call.

But we understand if you feel reticent to dash for the phone the moment you notice an AC problem. Thankfully, not all apparent AC emergencies are as bad as they appear. You may only have a minor glitch or simple mistake that’s harming your air conditioning in Espanola, NM.

Come follow us as we take a look at some simple AC malfunction scenarios.

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Have Your AC Checked Before the Hot Weather Arrives

Monday, March 16th, 2020

tech-with-acA summer in Albuquerque is often brutal because of the heat. That’s why you have a powerful and reliable central air conditioner for your house. It would be hard to imagine making it through the summer without it.

But … what if your AC isn’t as reliable as you thought it was? Unfortunately, this is what happens when the air conditioner doesn’t receive regular professional attention each year before summer. Spring is the time when we recommend you call an Albuquerque, NM, HVAC contractor to give your AC a full check-up and tune-up. This routine service pays you back in many ways. Here are a few…

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AC Not Keeping the House Cool Enough? Here’s Why!

Monday, August 19th, 2019

woman-and-fanThis is a problem we often deal with in August when sending out our skilled HVAC technicians: a central air conditioner that no longer pushes out enough cold air to keep a house comfortable. Although this isn’t usually an issue that sends people running to call for emergency repairs, it’s still trouble and in many cases will need service from our pros to fix it.

Before you schedule either air conditioning repair or air conditioning replacement in Bernalillo, NM with our team, read over some of the reasons your air conditioner is falling down on the job. You may find a simple cause for the problem, or you may realize that it’s time to think about getting a new air conditioner.

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Your Guide to Air Conditioner Refrigerant

Monday, September 3rd, 2018

hvac-tech-recharging-refrigerantStandard air conditioners and heat pumps work thanks to a little chemical known as refrigerant. You may have heard the term in passing while speaking to an HVAC contractor in Albuquerque, NM, or maybe you’ve heard it casually referred to as Freon (which is actually a trademarked brand name). Several air conditioning misconceptions concern what refrigerant is and what it does, so we’ll break it down for you in this post.

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