a/c problems

July 16, 2019

Understanding the Signs of Low Refrigerant

Low refrigerant in your central air conditioner may begin with an assortment of initially insignificant symptoms. As the refrigerant charge drops, however, these minor issues can turn into major dysfunction, eventually shutting down the system completely. Refrigerant absorbs heat from the airflow inside your house at the system evaporator coil, then conveys it to the outside condenser coil where it’s released into the air. The level of circulating refrigerant is a very precise specification. If it declines below that amount, […]
July 19, 2016

Keep Your A/C From Freezing With These Tips

The idea of something freezing on a hot summer’s day seems ridiculous – at least, it does until you discover that you are the proud owner of a frozen air conditioner. Yes, as strange as it sounds, your air conditioner can actually freeze even on the hottest day of the year, leaving you to suffer in the heat. What Causes a Frozen Air Conditioner? The main reason why air conditioners freeze is due to lack of air flow. The hotter […]