5 of the Most Common Problems that Lead to Air Conditioner Service

Cooling

With summer on the horizon, now is the time to think about any air conditioner service you might need to have performed to preserve your home’s comfort. There are quite a few things you can look for when considering air conditioner service, but some problems are more common than others.

Even if you recently had your regular spring maintenance performed, you should still look out for these four likely problems if your air conditioner is acting up.

  1. Air Conditioner Not Cooling Like it Used To
    This may indicate there is leaking refrigerant. If you sense a problem here you’ll want to call in experienced professionals, like Hix Air Conditioning Service, Inc. in Muskogee. This way, you’ll know for sure your system is properly repaired and operating at its best. Not only will this make certain the leak is repaired, but the refrigerant charge will be matched to the manufacturer’s exact specifications, ensuring the peak operation.
  2. Inadequate maintenance
    When your air conditioner’s filters and coils are covered in dirt and grime you’ll see a notable decrease in your system’s efficiency, and possibly many other problems if you don’t have them changed or cleaned. Hix Air Conditioning Service, Inc. can perform regular maintenance on your air conditioner to verify it’s clean and running well.
  3. Cycling too frequently
    If it seems like your air conditioner cycles on and off frequently, it could be a indication it’s time to have a professional inspect your system and review the wiring while they’re there to look for corrosion and establish the system is wired properly. Another reason an air conditioner may cycle on and off frequently could be that your system isn’t the appropriate size for your home. If this is the case, you may also find that your home is too humid. Since this issue could be caused by many factors, it’s best to deal with professionals as experienced as the team at Hix Air Conditioning Service, Inc..
  4. Drainage
    Your system was made to take care of draining the condensation that it creates during the cooling process. Mold and mildew problems can manifest if the drain becomes plugged, and this can lead to bigger problems.

Even if your air conditioner is newer, it can develop problems when it’s used frequently. Your system will be running at its finest during the summer. If you run into issues or need to schedule annual, preventive maintenance to keep it running, call Hix Air Conditioning Service, Inc. in Muskogee at 918-534-8286.

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