Moody Heating and Air Conditioning Blog : Archive for July, 2017

Is It Too Late for an Air Conditioning Tune-Up?

Monday, July 31st, 2017

service-timer-air-conditioningAn air conditioner will not run smoothly forever. Every electro-mechanical system runs into trouble at some point—but there are ways to prevent this. Regularly changing the air filter, for example, helps to regulate airflow, and without a clean filter your air conditioner could run into a number of problems throughout the season.

And perhaps the most important step in preventing air conditioner damage and improving efficiency throughout the summer is scheduling a tune-up. A professional AC tune-up is something we think any home with a central air conditioner should have done annually. But this late into the season, is it worth it to skip the tune-up? Can you or should you have one right now?

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Have You Noticed Ice on Your Air Conditioner?

Monday, July 17th, 2017

hvac-technician-at-workIf so, what was your reaction? “Wow, this thing must really be cranking!”? If so, then we strongly urge you to take the following blog post very seriously. You see, an air conditioner is there to cool your home, but it is in no way a freezer. You should not see ice on your air conditioner. Ice on your air conditioner does not mean that your AC is just functioning a little more powerfully than it should. It means that there is a problem of some kind–a potentially serious one.

The good news is that it may also be a relatively minor issue. At least one, in fact, you can just resolve on your own with minimal fuss or expenditure. Because it could be something quite serious though, it is important that you contact us if there is no obvious cause. The last thing that you want to do is assume that your air conditioner in Trion, GA is just overdoing it, only to discover it doing nothing at all before long. 

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AC Tip: Keep Your Ducts in Great Shape

Monday, July 3rd, 2017

duct-interiorWhen you schedule your routine air conditioning maintenance each and every year–which we will assume that you do, as there is nothing better you can do for your system–you are getting that air conditioner ready for the intense amount of work that lies ahead. However, that does not mean that every component of your air conditioner is guaranteed to function perfectly throughout the summer season. There are still a number of different problems that could hinder the overall operation of your system.

One of the biggest threats to your comfort when running your central AC or heat pump is damaged ductwork. After all, it is this ductwork that is responsible for distributing conditioned air throughout your entire home. If you suspect that there is anything wrong with your air ducts in Rome, GA, contact us right away. We can get the ducts that you depend on back in great working condition. 

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