Moody Heating and Air Conditioning Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Acworth’

Tips to Avoid AC Trouble This Summer

Monday, May 20th, 2019

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Of course, we want you to avoid trouble at all costs, especially during the summer! That means no hanging out in the park after dark, no loitering, and no sneaking into your neighbor’s pool for a quick dip.

Okay, yes, we are only joking around–what you do with your time is none of our business. However, we can help you keep your air conditioner out of trouble this summer season. Avoiding air conditioner repairs is a great way to get the most out of your summer, as a working air conditioner is necessary for both comfort and efficiency. And when your system is efficient, you’ve got more money in your wallet for the things that matter … like ice cream!

All you have to do is keep reading below to find a list of our favorite ways to avoid AC troubles this summer. 

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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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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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Getting Your AC Back on Track for the Air Conditioning Season

Monday, April 9th, 2018

AC-unintWinter is behind us and here in Georgia, and that means one thing: it won’t be much longer before the onslaught of summer’s heat and humidity comes at us once more. It happens every year, but there are still homeowners out there who do not do their due diligence in getting their air conditioners back on track for the season. If you want to make it through the summer comfortably, then you’re going to need effective and reliable air conditioning in Acworth, GA.

So how do you get your air conditioner back on track? Well, keep reading! We’ve got some great tips for you to help ensure that your system is primed and ready for the cooling season ahead. Now, let us say right off the bat that there is no way to guarantee that your air conditioner will be 100% reliable. We can promise that preparing it properly for the coming season will make it as reliable as possible, though.

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HVAC FAQ: Does My Furnace Need a New Filter?

Monday, March 12th, 2018

filter-close-upYou hire—or, at least, we hope you hire—professional HVAC technicians to tune your furnace up on an annual basis. If you don’t, then you are doing yourself a serious disservice and you are really setting your system up for failure. That’s really a topic for another time, though, because today we are not focusing on the many benefits of professional heating maintenance. Instead, we are going to focus on the single most important maintenance task you can handle on your own.

That is changing the air filter in your furnace. If you fail to take this simple step, then, again, you are doing yourself a serious disservice. The last thing that you want to do is to put your furnace and its overall performance quality at risk, just because you lapsed in your filter changes. Is it really that big of a deal, though? Our Acworth, GA HVAC pros are here to tell you that it is. We’re also here to tell you why that is.

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Tips for Better Heating Efficiency

Monday, December 4th, 2017

money-out-the-chimneyWhen it comes to extreme weather here in Georgia, we’re obviously going to be talking about the heat and humidity of the summer season. However, the fact that our winters are nowhere near as extreme as the summer season in terms of weather does not mean that your home heating system is any less important. It also does not mean that you shouldn’t be concerned with the overall efficiency level at which your heater operates.

Just because your heater is not in use as much as your air conditioner doesn’t give it a free pass when it is costing you more than it should to run. There are a lot of reasons why your heating bills may reflect inefficiency, but there are also plenty of ways in which to boost heating efficiency without having to replace your entire heating system. Here are a few tips to help you enjoy more efficient and affordable heating in Acworth, GA.

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Air Conditioning FAQ: Time to Replace?

Monday, September 25th, 2017

comfortable-woman-on-couchIf you were to make a list of some major investments/purchases that would result in major fun, chances are that replacing your whole-house cooling system would not quite make the cut. It may not be the most glamorous purchase that you could make, but it is one that will benefit you greatly when you live in as hot an environment as we do. That doesn’t mean that you’re going to want to replace your existing heating system prematurely, of course.

In the following post, we’ll give you a few pointers about when and why to upgrade your air conditioning in Acworth, GA. There are many situations in which a new system may make a lot of sense, and the fact that it has broken down entirely really is not one of them. Sure, that is a clear-cut reason for replacing your AC. Ideally, however, you won’t let things get to that point before you go ahead and call us to schedule a replacement.

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Air Conditioning FAQ: Do I Have a Refrigerant Leak?

Monday, September 11th, 2017

AC-technician-at-workLet us start by saying that any problems with your air conditioner should be resolved promptly. When you live in as hot and humid a climate as we do, the term “minor” air conditioning problem does not belong in your vocabulary. But there are problems that can prove more problematic than others. Case in point: the refrigerant leak. Refrigerant leaks have many different symptoms, and not all seem that serious at first. Given time, though, real damage can be done.

In this post, you’ll learn how it is that refrigerant works in your air conditioning system, as well some warning signs are that you have a refrigerant leak. That way, you can enjoy dependable air conditioning in Acworth, GA without letting this problem spiral out of control. Remember to contact us at the first sign of trouble with your system. 

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Why Does My AC Turn On and Off?

Monday, August 14th, 2017

woman-with-fanWe know what you’re thinking after reading the title of this post. Why shouldn’t my air conditioner turn on and off? It’s not supposed to run all of the time, is it? Of course, your air conditioner is not supposed to run constantly throughout the day, every day. However, it should be running in full, even cycles. It is when your air conditioner is starting up, running only briefly, and then shutting back down that you have cause for concern.

This situation is what we in the industry call “short-cycling,” and it is actually a fairly serious problem. Or, we should say, it can be a fairly serious problem. Like so many other air conditioning issues, there are a number of different reasons why your air conditioner in Acworth, GA may start to short-cycle. Not all of them are very serious, and some can be rectified without the intervention of professional technicians. Some can do real damage, however, so determining what is causing your AC to short-cycle is important.

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