You depend on your air conditioner to keep you cool on the warm Chelan and Wenatchee summer days. When you are ready for an AC repair, your air conditioner will give you a number of signs to let you know you need to call Lakeside Heating & Air to keep your summer days cool.
One of the most blatant signs you are in need of an AC repair is a lack of cooled air and/or poor airflow. If your home isn’t staying cool, give us a shout. Unfortunately, when your air conditioner doesn’t maintain your cooling needs, it’s typically a more serious problem. Your AC unit may have condenser issues or it may be running low on Freon. Low airflow could also be a sign of a ductwork issue. Whatever the challenge is, you can be sure our pros will be there to guide you to your best solutions, 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 is lower, but you will still want to take care of it before it turns into a greater problem like mold growth.
It’s a rule of thumb that if any part of your HVAC system starts to make uncommon sounds, it’s probably a sign of trouble. When it comes to your AC, these categories of troubling sounds include squealing or grinding. Ultimately, your air conditioner should operate 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 indicate the need for a fix as simple as needing lubricant in some of the moving parts to something more serious that could result in a breakdown. Your best move is to give us a call to help nip the problem in the bud.
If you smell any odor coming from your vents, it could point to some AC-related challenges, too. You should always have a technician help you get to the root of any odors related to your HVAC system, as they could range from mold growth to tough electrical issues.
Sometimes it may appear your air conditioner is having problems, but it’s really your thermostat than needs attention. If your home temperature isn’t where you’re programming it to be, the experts at Lakeside Heating & Air will be able to check if the problem is actually with your thermostat. It might just be a wiring problem or a blocked sensor, or it may be time to upgrade your thermostat.
When it comes to AC repair, scheduling routine maintenance can save you a lot of trouble, and most likely some expense too. When you have Lakeside Heating & Air complete annual preventive AC maintenance, we’ll determine 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 unavoidable, but we’re just a phone call away at 509-284-4265. We will be there ASAP to take care of your problem and have your space back to cool and comfortable in no time. If it’s more convenient, you can even schedule your AC repair appointment with us online.