You depend on your air conditioner to keep you cool on the warm Rapid City summer days. When you are ready for an AC repair, your air conditioner will give you a number of signs to let you know you need to contact Street Heating and Cooling to keep your summer days cool.
One of the most obvious signs you are in need of an AC repair is a reduction in cooled air and/or poor airflow. If your home isn’t staying cool, give us a shout. Unfortunately, when your air conditioner doesn’t maintain your cooling needs, it’s typically a more serious problem. Your AC unit may have condenser issues or it may be running low on Freon. Low airflow could also be a symptom of a ductwork issue. Whatever the problem is, you can be sure our team will be there to guide you to your best choices, whether it’s an AC repair or investment in a new air conditioner.
Leaks from your air conditioner are often a sign that an AC repair is in order. If you see a leak from your AC, call for a repair immediately. If you have a refrigerant leak, it could produce health problems for your family. If it’s a leak due to condensation, the health risk is lower, but you will still want to take care of it before it turns into a larger problem like mold growth.
It’s a rule of thumb that if any part of your HVAC system starts to make unusual sounds, it’s likely a sign of trouble. When it comes to your AC, these kinds of troubling sounds include squealing or grinding. Ultimately, your air conditioner should run relatively quietly and you shouldn’t be able to hear more than the sound of your fan kick on or shut off. Sounds from your AC could indicate the need for a solution as simple as needing lubricant in some of the moving parts to something more serious that could end with a breakdown. Your best chances are to give us a call to help determine the best steps.
If you observe any odor coming from your vents, it could point to some AC-related issues, too. You should always have a technician help you get to the root of any odors related to your HVAC system, as they could range from mold growth to difficult electrical issues.
Sometimes it may appear your air conditioner is having problems, but it’s really your thermostat than needs attention. If your home temperature isn’t where you’re programming it to be, the team at Street Heating and Cooling will be able to tell if the problem is actually with your thermostat. It might just be a wiring problem or a blocked sensor, or it may be time to replace the thermostat.
When it comes to AC repair, finding the time for routine maintenance can save you a lot of trouble, and most likely some expense too. When you have Street Heating and Cooling perform annual preventive AC maintenance, we’ll find potential problems and correct them before they become bigger, more costly problems. We’ll keep your AC system clean and operating smoothly. Of course, some AC repair appointments are unescapable, but we’re just a phone call away at 605-206-3915. We will be there ASAP to take care of your problem and have your home back to cool and comfortable in no time. If it’s more convenient, you can even request your AC repair appointment with us online.