Moody Heating and Air Conditioning Blog : Archive for the ‘Air Conditioning’ Category

Why Pre-Season AC Maintenance Is a Smart Choice

Monday, December 31st, 2018

comfortable-woman-on-couchOkay, so summer isn’t exactly “just around the corner”; we still have a few more months cooler temperatures before we will even think about turning our air conditioners on, right? But now is the best time to start thinking about your air conditioning system. We know it’s hard to think about summer when you’ve just got done unwrapping presents and sipping hot cocoa, but we can assure you, now is the right time!

Scheduling pre-season AC maintenance is one of the best ways to prepare for our long, hot Georgia summers. Our technicians at Moody Heating & Air want to help you be prepared! We offer a wide variety of services, including AC maintenance in Rome, GA. If you are still skeptical about the benefits of arranging for pre-season maintenance, keep reading! We have outlined some of them for you. 

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How IAQ Services Benefit Your AC

Monday, October 22nd, 2018

filter-mediaYour air conditioner serves a very specific function, in that it is used solely to cool your home. While it may dehumidify the air as it cools, it is not a whole-house dehumidifier. While it may have an air filter in place that you need to change every month or so, it is not an air filtration system. This is not to say that your air conditioner is not tied to your indoor air quality, though, or that the use of IAQ systems cannot benefit your AC.

We obviously live in a very hot part of the country, and you really need great HVAC services in Blue Ridge, GA. Don’t count on your AC alone to keep your home as comfortable as possible, though. Remember that we are here to handle your indoor air quality services for you, as well. Taking a multi-pronged approach to comfort in your home is always going to be in your best interest.

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Don’t Let Your AC Dry Out Your Home

Monday, October 8th, 2018

waterThere is simply no denying just how important it is that your air conditioner functions properly in this part of the country. And, considering how humid it can be around here, you may actually think that it is a good thing that your air conditioner will naturally remove some of the humidity in the air within your home. And it is … to a certain extent. We don’t just excel in HVAC services in Kennesaw, GA, however. We are also indoor air quality experts, and we’re here to warn you against drying out your home too much.

The best way in which to do so is to use a whole-house humidifier in conjunction with your air conditioner system. There is just no better way to guarantee that your home is cool and comfortable without the air getting overly dried out. So read on, and remember to contact a member of our team if you are ready to schedule humidifier services or IAQ services in general. We’re here to keep your home not just comfortable, but healthful, as well.

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Is Your AC Blowing Warm Air?

Monday, September 24th, 2018

ac-technicianUp in the Northeast and the Midwest regions of the country, many homeowners are already firing up their home heating systems for the season. While the weather has taken a turn for the cooler here in Georgia, particularly during the night, temperatures are still warmer than would call for a heater. Even as we move out of the real AC season, however, it is important to remember one thing:

Always schedule prompt air conditioning repair in Canton, GA.

Of course, before you can schedule prompt air conditioning repairs, you need to recognize there’s a problem to begin with. This is quite simple in some cases. After all, an air conditioner blowing out warm air is obviously not functioning properly! There are many reasons why this problem may develop, so read on and contact us with any concerns you may have.

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Why AC Repairs Really Can’t Wait

Monday, September 10th, 2018

servicing-outdoor-unitBecause we live in such a hot area, homeowners around here are not as likely to say, “Well, the AC isn’t working right, but at least summer’s almost over,” as those in, say, the northeast might be. Even so, we want to take this opportunity today to discuss why it is that you really cannot wait to schedule air conditioning repairs. It doesn’t matter if it’s the peak of the cooling season, or the very last hot day on the calendar.

Prompt air conditioning repair in Carrollton, GA is always in your best interest.

We are not just trying to make money off repairs that you don’t really need here, either. That being said, we totally understand that homeowners can be cautious—at times overly so—when it comes to spending money on service that they think they can do without. So let’s take a closer look at why it is that you really don’t want to let problems with your system go unresolved.

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Routine Maintenance Is a Vital AC Service

Monday, August 27th, 2018

AC-outdoor-unitWhile it is getting a bit late in the calendar year, with it already being the last week of August and all, it’s tough to say when you’re air conditioner is really going to get much of a break around here. There are areas of the country where homeowners have probably already had their heaters fired up to take the chill out of the air at night or in the early morning, but that definitely is not the case around here.

So, if you’re thinking that it is too late to have your air conditioner tuned up, and that you’ll just wait for next year to schedule your air conditioning maintenance, then we encourage you to think again. There is nothing to lose, with the investment in maintenance being minimal, and a whole lot to gain. This is one air conditioning service in Canton, GA that you definitely do not want to miss out on.

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How Damaged Ducts Affect ACs

Monday, August 13th, 2018

ductsIf your air conditioner were making a strange new sound or failed to start up as temperatures rose throughout the house, then you would probably waste little time in contacting a member of our team for professional HVAC services in Acworth, GA, right? After all, you want to live comfortably and, around here, that means that your air conditioner really needs to be functioning properly. Unfortunately, not all AC problems are so easy to spot.

Take, for instance, problems with your ductwork. These issues don’t develop in the AC cabinets directly, but rather in the air distribution system snaking throughout your home. They are still going to have serious implications for your AC system, however, and the fact that your air ducts are mostly hidden from view only serves to complicate matters. Today, we’ll explore how damaged ducts can affect your system and the other problems they can cause.

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What Are Capacitors?

Monday, July 30th, 2018

blown-awayWe do not expect homeowners to be air conditioning experts. If you all were, after all, our business would be in serious trouble! That being said, we do think that it is in your best interest to have some idea of how your air conditioning system works. You may not be able to accurately diagnose problems that develop with your system, and you definitely should not try to resolve them on your own. You can,  however, recognize that there are a lot of vital components in your system, and any issues should raise red flags.

Today we’ll be talking about just such vital components—the capacitors in your AC! Now, different systems may not have the same capacitors, some may serve double functions, etc. etc. For simplicity’s sake, we’ll focus on two specific types of capacitors today.  These are the run capacitor and the start capacitor. If you should encounter any problems with your air conditioning capacitors, then you’ll definitely need to schedule prompt HVAC services in Calhoun.

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Here Are a Few Common AC Repairs

Monday, July 16th, 2018

comfortable-familyWe really wish that the title of this blog could have been “How to Avoid AC Repairs with 100% Success!” but that is just not in keeping with our notion of truthful advertising. We offer a great maintenance plan to our clients, and our technicians can definitely keep your air conditioner in the best working condition possible. However, there is just no way to completely eliminate the risk of problems developing with your AC. It is going to happen eventually.

When it does, you want to be sure to contact our team to schedule your air conditioning repair in Acworth, GA right away. The sooner that issues with your system are resolved, the less likely it is that your system will suffer serious operational problems or damages. No AC issue is small enough to ignore. Think of those “minor” problems as harbingers of worse problems to come—whatever motivates you to pick up that phone and dial our number.

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Boosting Your HVAC Efficiency the Easy Way

Monday, June 18th, 2018

AC-tools-on-topAll of us want to live comfortably in our homes throughout the year. Doing so efficiently, however, can prove to be a little tricky. If you have an air conditioning contractor telling you that you need to buy a brand new, high-efficiency air conditioning system if you hope to boost energy efficiency, however, do not schedule your HVAC services in Canton with that individual. Yes, a high-efficiency system will obviously yield results. It’s not the only way, though.

The following tips may not cut back cooling costs the way that investing in a brand new, top of the line air conditioner would. However, not everyone is in a position where making that type of investment is feasible. Our goal is the 100% satisfaction of our customers, and sometimes that means helping them to get the best performance that their systems have to offer. When the time comes, of course, we are also happy to handle your AC replacement!

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