AAction Air Conditioning & Heating Co. Inc. Blog

5 Common AC Repairs

August 21st, 2017

technicians-assess-air-conditionerAs air conditioning technicians who specialize in protecting AC systems, we feel a duty to help you understand more about the types of problems air conditioners face. You don’t have to know how to fix it; in fact, that could end up making a problem a lot worse without the proper experience. We simply thing you should know about the complex situations that come up from day-to-day, in order to see the importance of fixing AC problems ASAP.

For more information, or to schedule your AC repair today, call our friendly team. We are happy to help.

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Upgrade to Central Air Conditioning Today

August 7th, 2017

ac-system-flowersMany homes are built without central ventilation systems to allow for a conventional central air conditioning system. Luckily, the modern marketplace has made it easy to stay cool. Window units, room air conditioners, and portable systems can do the job—for a while.

Of course, these systems have their flaws—many flaws, in fact. And while you may think it would be difficult and time-consuming to upgrade your home for central AC, it isn’t! Central air conditioners are available for ductless homes. They just don’t look exactly like a conventional split system. Find out why we think you should schedule an air conditioner upgrade today!

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What You Should Know about Heat Pumps

July 24th, 2017

AC-units-heat-pumps-toolsAll air conditioners are not built alike. Today, central air conditioning systems far exceed the capabilities and efficiency ratings of bulky window units and room air conditioners. And even amongst central air conditioning systems, which may look quite similar, there can be great differences.

Some air conditioners are rated much better in terms of efficiency than others. They come in different sizes, which is necessary because every home has a unique need in terms of cooling capacity. And some air conditioners are actually heat pumps.

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How to Keep Track of Your AC Use in the Summer

July 10th, 2017

digital-thermostat-hand-78Of course, you wish you could use your air conditioner a lot less in the summer, in order to keep your bills down, but that’s simply not a possibility. You’ll need air conditioning to get through a Savannah summer comfortably, and you’re grateful to have one in your home, but the costs can quickly get out of control.

Our advice for the best way to manage your AC system’s energy usage is much like the advice many people give about managing finances, keep track of how much you use. But how can you do that when energy is used throughout your home?

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The Reason Water Sometimes Leaks from an AC

June 26th, 2017

drip-drop-waterHopefully, if you’ve ever discovered water leaking from your inside air conditioning unit, it’s been a relatively small problem you could keep under control. However, often air conditioner leaks are only discovered after they have already damaged parts of the home, costing in thousands of dollars in water damage repairs.

That’s why you should call an HVAC technician for AC maintenance each year. They can help to prevent problems like this from making your air conditioner work inefficiently, or more importantly, from damaging your walls, flooring, ceiling, cabinets, and more. We can tell you more about why this happens in the guide below, but if you think water is leaking from your AC, contact us right away!

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4 Unusual Reasons Air Conditioners Need Repair

June 12th, 2017

technicians-assess-air-conditionerIs your air conditioner in need of repair? You might be surprised to find that the problem is something you wouldn’t expect. In fact, sometimes an air conditioning problem surprises us, too. Whether it’s creatures in the AC unit or a repair for a system a homeowner didn’t know they had, these are some of the unusual AC repairs we come across.

Contact our experts to get your air conditioner back into shape. We can help with any of these repairs, and the common ones as well!

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An Air Filtration FAQ

May 29th, 2017

tech-changing-air-filterAn air filter comes standard with any forced-air home air conditioning system, as you (hopefully) already know. However, few people are clear on how their air filters actually clean the air—and whether they are getting the filtration they really need from their home air conditioning systems. We want to answer some of the most common questions we hear about air filters and air filtration systems, starting with the basics.  

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Maintaining Your Marine Air Conditioning System

May 15th, 2017

ocean-skyBoating is part of the culture in Hilton Head Island, Tybee Island, Skidaway Island, and throughout the area. Unfortunately, the heat and humidity can sometimes get in the way of this culture. A sudden heat wave can keep you at shore, but you deserve to be comfortable using your investment no matter the time of year.

Having a quality marine air conditioning system is the best way to combat the heat and humidity. But this means little year after year if you don’t keep it maintained. Routine maintenance of your air conditioner can make it easier to enjoy a trip out on the water or a day with friends at the docks because you won’t have to worry so much about it breaking down when you need it.

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Whole-House Air Filtration Keeps Spring Allergies in Check

May 1st, 2017

air-filter-changingAir filtration is a more important part of your air conditioner than you may think. Without an air filter in place, particulate in the air can pummel the AC unit and get caught in the blower. When the filter gets too dirty, it can block air from moving into the AC system. That’s why it’s important to change your air filter every month or so.

But a filter alone won’t necessarily protect your household from the pollutants that irritate the sinuses and make allergies act up. Learn more about why it may be necessary to add a new air filtration system to your home, and why a whole-house system is best, in today’s guide. And call our team for air filtration systems in Douglas, GA.

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How Much Will a New Air Conditioner Cost?

April 17th, 2017

air-conditioning-unit-moneyNobody likes to find out an unexpected purchase is on the way. The end result of buying a new air conditioner is, of course, something many of us cannot imagine life without: whole-home comfort. But when you think of the cost of replacing an air conditioner that has recently broken down, you may become overwhelmed.

Today, we want to break down what air conditioning systems cost, why you might expect to pay more, and what you can do to ease the burden. For AC installation in Savannah, GA, give us a call!

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