Saddleback Plumbing Heating & Air Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Air Conditioning’

Surviving September’s Heat

Monday, September 12th, 2016

Some parts of the country are already preparing for winter, as the days start to cool off. That’s not the case here in California, though, where September is often the hottest month of the year. As we move into the final hot stretch of the year, it’s important that you take steps to keep yourself cool. Read on to find out more about how you can stay cool during the hottest month of summer.

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Which Air Conditioning System is Right for Me?

Monday, July 25th, 2016

If you’re looking for a new air conditioning system this summer, there are a great many different systems to choose from. No one system is objectively “better” than all the other systems. Rather, each has its own strengths and weaknesses that cater to a different set of needs. All of these different pros and cons can be overwhelming if you don’t know what to look for. Fortunately, we’ve compiled a short list of pros and cons on some of the more popular air conditioning systems.

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What Air Conditioner Type Should I Install?

Monday, July 18th, 2016

If you’re in the market for a new air conditioner this summer, you have quite a few options to choose from. It can be quite daunting to try and sort out which air conditioner type will actually serve your needs best, among the sea of different choices that you could pick. We always recommend talking to a professional before making any long-term decisions like this. Before that happens, though, you can read on to check out the pros and cons of a couple of the more popular air conditioner types.

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Tips for Enjoying Great Energy Efficiency This Summer

Monday, June 20th, 2016

Wouldn’t it be great if you could keep your home comfortable throughout the hottest time of the year at no cost? Well, that is simply not the reality of the situation. If you want to cool your home, you are going to have to pay do so. The good news is that there are plenty of ways in which you may make your air conditioning system and the cooling process more efficient and affordable. Read the following tips on how to enjoy efficient comfort this summer. When you are ready to schedule professional air conditioning services in Ladera Ranch, CA.

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Listen for These Air Conditioner Noises

Monday, June 6th, 2016

Air conditioning issues can cause quite a bit of damage, especially if they’re left alone for long periods of time. It’s important that you be able to recognize the signs of an air conditioning problem, so that you can call for repairs as soon as possible. One of the most common signs of an air conditioner issue is strange noises coming from the system. Let’s take a look at some of the most common air conditioner noises that indicate a problem.

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Why You Have Ice on Your Air Conditioner

Monday, August 31st, 2015

In the middle of summer, a lot of homeowners are going to notice ice forming on their air conditioning units. Many of them don’t know what this means, and some of them will believe it to be a good thing. After all, the air conditioner is supposed to be cold, isn’t it? Actually, ice on your air conditioner is indicative of a very serious problem, one that needs to be fixed if you want to keep your system operating properly. Read on to find out why your air conditioner is icing over.

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Air Conditioning Noises You Should Listen For

Monday, July 27th, 2015

Summer is a very stressful time for air conditioners. This is typically the only time that they are expected to run for hours at a time on a daily basis. That kind of stress can provoke all sorts of problems in your air conditioning system, some of which manifest in the form of strange noises. It’s a good idea to know what these noises signify, as the faster you can identify an air conditioning problem the faster you can get it fixed. Let’s have a look at some of the more common air conditioning noises you should listen for.

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Reasons Why Your Air Conditioner Isn’t Cooling as Well as It Should

Monday, July 20th, 2015

It can be very frustrating to have your air conditioner output drop on a hot day, when you’re relying on it to keep your home cool. There are a number of different causes for this kind of thing, all of which require professional repair. Still, it helps to know some of the reasons why this drop in output might occur. Let’s take a look at some of the reasons why this happens, so that you can keep an eye out for the signs.

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The Role Refrigerant Plays in Your Air Conditioner

Monday, June 29th, 2015

With most of us using air conditioners on an almost daily basis during the summer, it’s important to keep an eye out for problems with your system. One of the biggest problems that air conditioners face is refrigerant leaks, which can cause all sorts of problems and eventually lead to a breakdown. In order to understand this problem, you have to first know the role that refrigerant plays in your air conditioner. Let’s take a closer look at what refrigerant actually does, and why it’s so important to the system.

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Air Conditioner Parts You Need to Know About The Compressor

Monday, June 22nd, 2015

Air conditioners are complex systems, and it’s unreasonable to expect you as a homeowner to know exactly how they work. After all, you don’t need to know how your car works down to the smallest detail in order to drive it. However, there are a couple of air conditioner parts that you should know a bit better. One of these parts is the compressor. Let’s take a closer look at the compressor, and how it can affect the wider system.

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