Gary Munson Heating & Air Conditioning Blog: Posts Tagged ‘AC Repair’

Lake Mary Tips: Keeping Cool Next Year

Monday, November 16th, 2020

Here in Lake Mary, it can be hard to explain our weather to outsiders. Things are hot and humid for the majority of the year, but then temperatures can definitely take a sharp dip down, especially at night. Things can become unpredictable during the wintertime, so we’re forced to use reliable heaters that can get us through to the next cooling season.

So, as temperatures are starting to dip and our mild winter is beginning, we’d like to look back in retrospect for some tips that could maybe help you prepare for next summer. AC repair in Lake Mary is definitely one option, as well as AC maintenance. These services can help keep your air conditioner running effectively and efficiently well into the next summer.

Let’s talk about what you as a homeowner can do to get ready for the inevitable cooling system to come next year.

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AC FAQ: The Do’s and Don’ts of AC Repair

Monday, October 19th, 2020

Haven’t you sometimes wished that an HVAC technician could just grab you and tell you, “Hey, don’t do that!” Well, consider this your lucky day. We see homeowners do a lot of things, from the unacceptable to the preferred, and we’d like to make it clear what those things are.

We use our air conditioners so much here in Florida that it’s absolutely vital we know how to use them. That involves all the best practices for homeowners that want to be proactive and telling homeowners the truth when they’re doing something they shouldn’t. If you need help or AC repair in Winter Park, FL, we can be the team to provide it. You’re just going to need to do the legwork until we get there.

Pay attention to what we’re about to tell you and we promise you’ll thank us down the line!

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5 Common Central AC Mishaps to Be Aware of

Monday, October 5th, 2020
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Central air conditioners might be the most common type of air conditioner in the country, but no honest HVAC technician is going to tell you that they’re without problems. Every AC model has problems that are specific to them. When it comes to air conditioning in Orlando, FL, central air conditioners run into some specific common problems, and we’re here to help you mitigate them.

From refrigerant leaks to inefficiencies, central air conditioners need repairs every once in a while during their lifetimes. This isn’t a negative aspect of these systems, because all AC models require some type of repair. Keep reading as we talk about the 5 most common central AC problems you could run into and what we can do about them.

Don’t panic. We promise we’ll help you get your home cooled down for an affordable price by working together.

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7 Reasons Why You Need Heat Pump Repair

Monday, September 21st, 2020
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So, your heat pump has run into some serious trouble. It doesn’t work properly, or when it does, it doesn’t keep you comfortable according to the temperature specified on your thermostat. At that point, what’s the use of having a “comfort” system, if it doesn’t keep you comfortable at all?

We’re going to talk about seven specific reasons why your heat pump could be struggling. These are absolutely reasons to schedule repairs. Without the right HVAC technician, your system is doomed to inefficiency and even more repairs, regardless of how skilled you think your hands might be.

Air conditioning repair in Orlando, FL doesn’t have to be a hassle. It is entirely possible that you contact one of our professionals and we get to the bottom of your heat pump problem quickly and effectively. If you recognize something from this list, then make sure you call our team.

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Are You Dealing with a Short-Cycling AC?

Monday, August 24th, 2020

Short-cycling can be one of the worst problems to experience as a homeowner. It’s generally never a good thing to experience and the repairs for this kind of problem can sometimes get incredibly expensive. It’s up to the most vigilant homeowners and HVAC specialists to find the root of the problem and figure out a good plan forward that’s cost-effective.

Is this the first time you’ve heard of the term “short-cycling?” Then you’ve been lucky before now. We’re going to talk about what short-cycling is, how it can affect the cooling process, and what you can do about it. Your number one best resource for dealing with this kind of problem, and any other problem you’re experiencing with your AC system, is to call for air conditioning repair in Winter Park, FL.

Only with the help of pros can you really get long-term solutions that make you comfortable.

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Heat Pump FAQ: Everything You Need to Know

Monday, August 10th, 2020
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Heat pumps might be growing in popularity, but there are still huge swathes of the country that don’t know how they work. This missing information can sometimes lead entire areas of people to sign up for central air conditioning installation when it might not be the most effective or efficient cooling solution available to them. The more informed a consumer is, the better off their air conditioner will be!

That’s why we’ve got to talk about heat pumps. For anyone out there that might either own one or is looking to get into owning one, there are some facts you should know. Having a basic understanding of how a heat pump air conditioner works, how efficient it is, and why it could be perfect for your home is vital. This information can make something like AC repair in Lake Mary, FL much less stressful.

We promise that after you read this blog post, you’ll feel much better about signing up for any heat pump services you might need.

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What Happens If You Don’t Call for AC Repair?

Monday, July 13th, 2020
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There’s a problem that’s going around our community: homeowners who wait until the very last second to call for help with their struggling air conditioner. In these cases, as well as many others, the longer you wait the more problems you’re bound to endure, and we can’t accept that as your local HVAC service provider.

When it comes to air conditioning in Orlando, FL—quick repairs are vital. They’re the difference between an AC that still works and just needs inexpensive tweaks or a full system breakdown that requires replacement. Our air conditioners are working on full blast, day and night, through most of the summer. Do yourself and your wallet a favor and take a look at some of the reasons we have below to learn why you shouldn’t wait to call for AC repair.

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Choosing the Right Commercial HVAC Contractor

Monday, June 15th, 2020
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Commercial HVAC is similar to residential HVAC work except there can be a lot more on the line. When it comes to an entire building or business having the right air conditioner or heater set up, there’s no room for mistakes which makes finding the right team of professionals all the more important. That’s where things get tricky.

Unless you’ve got a guide to help you choose the right team of pros for the job! Seriously, so many business owners looking for commercial HVAC in Orlando, FL just choose the first contractor they’ve heard of or see in the phone book, but that’s never the best way to choose a team.

We’re here to talk about looking at things like credentials, qualifications, experience, customer reviews, and so on. Once you’ve weighed your options, you’ll feel better about entrusting this important work to a team that you know will get the job done right.

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Common AC Repairs to Look For

Monday, June 1st, 2020
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Air conditioners have trouble all the time, but telling the difference between something like a refrigerant leak and a clogged filter is a bit more complicated. That’s where a professional technician can come into play. We’ve got the experience and the tools to boil these issues down to a science, finding the root of a problem and fixing it.

That being said, it couldn’t hurt to inform homeowners to the point where they can more accurately call us for help. Every problem has its source, and if a homeowner can provide us with the right details, as well as know what to expect when it comes to how expensive the repair will be, then the process of air conditioning repair in Winter Park, FL can be much smoother!

Keep reading and we’ll let you in on some of the more common AC problems we come across in our neck of the woods.

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4 Noises and What They Mean

Monday, May 4th, 2020
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Noises can mean everything in our day to day lives, and when it comes to air conditioners this is no exception. From our smoke alarms to our regular morning alarms, we rely on our ears to notify us when there’s something wrong. Alarms tend to be bells or high pitched noises because they better catch our attention and make us uncomfortable, which then prompts us to change something—whether that be getting out of bed or take the burning baked ziti out of the oven!

In regard to air conditioners, noises still serve this same purpose. If there is something wrong with your air conditioner and it requires AC repair in Winter Park, FL, it could be expressing this issue through a loud or obnoxious noise.

That’s why we’re going to go over some of the more common noises that can be expressed through your air conditioner. If any of these noises sound familiar or are things you’re constantly experiencing, it could absolutely be time to call us for repairs.

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