Common Air Conditioning Problems

common air conditioning problemsIf your Air Conditioning has failed or if you are preparing to crank it up for the warm months ahead, there are many things you can do to avoid problems or notice them. Here are common AC problems that can be damaging your unit, increasing your bill or putting a damper on your comfort.

Improper Operation – Leaving windows open while running and more can cause a problem to the performance of your unit.

Refrigerant Leaks – Leaks are common and can often be repaired without need of a new unit.

Improper Installation – Professional installation is very important for the life and performance of your AC systems. Specifications, charges and more should all be implemented by a professional.

Inadequate Maintenance – Filter changes, unclogging coils and more can prevent early breakdowns.

Sensor Problems – The sensor should remain next to coil but shouldn’t touch it; adjust it or have a professional to do so.

Drainage Problems – Mounting and various other factors can cause drainage problems be sure to always opt for a full inspection if you are unsure.

At WG Speeks of Richmond, VA your comfort is our priority. Call us today at 804-276-2800 for all of your HVAC needs.