Moody Heating and Air Conditioning Blog

Looking for a New AC? Here Are Some Options

September 21st, 2020

When you read the title of this post, you probably thought the following: “Wait, there are air conditioners other than a central AC?” While, yes this is absolutely the case, we don’t want to discourage you from investing in a central air conditioner if you know you’ll be using it for the right reasons. Central air conditioners are the most common type of air conditioning system for a reason, and we don’t want to continue without mentioning that.

However, if your home doesn’t quite fit the standards of what a central AC brings, then perhaps you could use a different system. Take it from the pros of HVAC in Kennesaw, GA, there’s a system that’s right for every home and every budget, and we’re here to help you acquire it. So, let’s talk about your options and see which system is right for you.

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What Exactly Does Your AC’s Compressor Do?

September 7th, 2020

If you were to answer that question before reading this blog post, what would you say? “The compressor compresses, right?” While you might be on the right track, unfortunately, it’s a bit more complicated than that.

Amateurs make their money off unsuspecting customers who don’t know a thing about their AC’s technology. They can make false claims, false promises, and talk about compressors incorrectly while the customer ends up paying for all their mistakes. It’s really terrible.

An honest or reputable HVAC contractor, like us, would do better with a clientele that knows more about their air conditioners. The more informed you are, the better we can explain our repairs and diagnostics properly. HVAC in Cartersville, GA might be complicated, but we’re here to help.

So let’s get started by talking about what your compressor does and where we can help you repair it.

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The Price of a Botched AC Installation

August 24th, 2020

Before you panic, just remember that a botched AC installation is avoidable. When you sign up for professional service, you’re getting a guarantee that nothing will go wrong. Professionals who are certified and experienced can adhere to a strict set of guidelines that make their work worth the price.

For everyone else who might have signed up for amateur service and now has a high-tech AC starting to show signs of a problem, listen up. Botched installations are unfortunately an issue we run into often. Homeowners don’t like to hear that their air conditioner was doomed from the start, but a lot of problems that we’re hired to fix end up being caused by a faulty installation. HVAC in Canton, GA isn’t as simple as hiring the cheapest technician for the job. It’s also about getting lasting quality for that job.

Let’s take a look at some of the problems that can come from a botched installation.

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Will Waiting Too Long for Repairs Harm Your AC?

August 10th, 2020

Yes, absolutely! Air conditioner repairs are a matter of urgency. It doesn’t really matter how small or large the problem is; it’s going to affect your comfort and cause expensive problems down the line.

We understand that many homeowners might be hesitant about calling for professional repairs. This goes especially with a newer system. Sometimes it can get easy to fall in the mindset of “well, it still works, doesn’t it?” We want to make this very clear: an air conditioner that still works with problems is only going to get worse.

Only through professional AC repair in Rome, GA can you truly know that your air conditioner is functioning as it should be. Small problems can compound into larger ones, and your bill will just get larger until you call the right technicians.

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Avoid These 3 AC Practices at All Costs!

July 27th, 2020

Air conditioners require a lot of help throughout their lives. Between calling us for seasonal maintenance, having repairs done, and replacing the air filter, there are a lot of tasks that need to be taken care of. Similarly to having your car’s oil changed, air conditioners require some help. However, there is a line between those qualified to perform work on your AC and those who aren’t.

With the popularity of online DIY tutorials and videos, it can be easy to think you can provide the fix in your air conditioner. We’re here to say that there are some things homeowners should never do for their air conditioners. No matter what the web tells you about DIY AC repair in Rome, GA—sometimes it’s better left to the professional.

Keep reading as we explain what you should never do to your air conditioner, no matter the circumstances.

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Take Advantage of AC Maintenance Services

July 13th, 2020

If you were to meet someone who told you that they never changed the oil in their car but they drove it without a care in the world, you’d think they were crazy. You’d probably walk away from that encounter thinking, “how could someone drive their car in good conscience while knowing that the engine is falling apart due to low maintenance?” We’re right there with you.

So, let’s flip this around and ponder the same thing about your air conditioner. Many homeowners believe that AC maintenance in Rome is an “optional” service, when it’s really necessary for the efficiency and efficacy of your system. Where do you stand on that spectrum? Do you believe AC maintenance is optional or that it’s necessary?

If you’re in the former, then we’ve got a lot to talk about. Keep reading as we get into the details of why AC maintenance is vital and how you can take advantage of it.

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Your Step by Step Air Filter Guide

June 29th, 2020

We talk about air filters a lot on this blog. They’re an integral part of your air conditioner and should be replaced every 1 to 3 months. This is your most basic form of AC maintenance in Rome, GA. You’ve probably heard us say those lines so many times that it makes you groan!

While this might be true, we rarely ever talk about exactly how a homeowner is supposed to change their air filter. This has become more of an important process to highlight, since it doesn’t make sense for us to expect homeowners to do this on their own if they’ve never been taught how.

As your local HVAC experts, we’ve taken it upon ourselves to teach you just how to replace your air conditioner’s air filter. We’ll go into detail about where it’s located, what to do, and how to be sure it’s been replaced correctly.

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Seal Those Leaky Ducts!

June 15th, 2020

Leaky ducts are nothing to scoff at. They can be responsible for leaking up to 30% of your conditioned air or heat during the winter! That might not seem like much until your system starts having trouble pumping out the air you need, and you’re left feeling uncomfortable and paying a higher bill than you should.

Luckily, the ability of professionals to seal leaky ducts can be a huge improvement in both the temperature of your home and the condition of your air conditioner. Think about it, if your AC is churning away producing cool air just for a lot of it to be leaked out through your air ducts, it’s going to be working too hard and eventually break down. Let’s talk about duct sealing in Rome, GA, and what it can do to keep your bills low and your home cool.

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Everything You Need to Know About Refrigerant

June 1st, 2020

Do you know exactly how your air conditioner cools your home? Before you say anything, remember that it’s completely fine if you don’t know. After all, there are millions of homeowners in this country who actively use their air conditioners every day while not having the slightest idea of how they work.

However, being informed about how your air conditioner works would make it a little bit less stressful when something starts to go wrong. Wouldn’t it feel better to be more knowledgeable about your air conditioner, so you can better avoid being caught off-guard?

Today we’re going to talk about a vital part of the cooling process: refrigerant. And we’re going to talk about exactly how your AC uses this material to cool your home. With this information, you’ll have some serious insight into the functionality of your system, and you’ll be better prepared to call professionals for AC repairs in Rome, GA.

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No, You Should Not Wait to Repair Your AC!

May 18th, 2020

working-on-ACAn air conditioner in disrepair can spell all sorts of trouble for your comfort and your wallet, so of course you want your AC to work efficiently and effectively all summer long. Unfortunately, things do happen, and when they do, many homeowners are tempted to wait until the end of summer to deal with whatever problem has sprung up. However, this is really not the best way to go.

You see, the last thing you want to do when you’ve got a faulty AC on your hands is to wait to schedule your services, and below, we will tell you why. All you’ve got to do is keep reading to find out more and yes, remember to call us when you need air conditioning repair in Carrollton, GA.

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