by Lambert Plumbing and Heating in Vancouver on August 23, 2013

Repairing Your AC Unit

 

Vancouver AC RepairHousehold management is the most important thing a person should worry about when owning their own home. Part of managing a home and keeping it in good shape is making sure the place is comfortable, and proper air conditioning is a sign of comfort.

The easiest way to tell if the air conditioning unit is in need of repair is realizing that the air coming from it isn’t as cold as it should be, even at the highest settings. This is a good sign that the unit is either old or malfunctioning. A lack of consistent airflow is another sign that there is a problem that needs fixing, especially if the air is barely blowing in one spot and moving perfectly in another one. It would mean that there is something in the ventilation system blocking airflow to one part of the house, which obviously needs to be removed.

Leaks of any sort are another indicator that it is time for the AC unit to be repaired. For example, if there is any sort of water leakage from places it doesn’t need to be leaking from, such as near the air conditioner then it’s time to replace it. It’s possible that the drainage tube connecting to the AC unit is clogged or has broken down to the point where getting a new one is the only viable option. A freon leak is another sign that repairs are very necessary because it goes beyond compromising the ability to keep the air conditioning cool. A freon leak is also a serious health problem that impacts a person’s ability to breathe since it is quite toxic.

Air conditioning is a home luxury that needs to be repaired from time to time, much like any other household appliance. Between warmer air flow to no air flow at all to leakage in the system, it is crucial to know the signs of a malfunctioning AC unit. If you are looking for air conditioning repair services in the Vancouver area, contact Lambert Plumbing & Heating, Ltd at 604-734-0890 and schedule a service call today!

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