AC Repair: Signs that Air Conditioner Repair is Needed04/27/2015The temperatures are on their way up in Plover and so are the chances that you’ll be turning on your air conditioner to stay comfortable. Greater usage also means there is a greater chance for the need of AC repair. Here are a couple tips on what to watch for and signs that you could need to call in an expert to take a look at your air conditioner. Air isn’t getting cold – Possibly one of the most noticeable signs that your air conditioner isn’t working properly is if the air coming out is warm. If you’ve adjusted the thermostat and aren’t seeing the results in your home, it’s a good indication that you’ll need someone to check it out. Keep in mind if it’s an extremely hot day, it may take longer for your home to cool down. Decrease in airflow – If the air coming out of your vents doesn’t seem to be coming out as fast or strong as you’re used to, there could be an issue. First, try to swap out your air filter and if you already have, it’s time to call in the professionals at Point Heating & Cooling. Odd sounds/clinking – Strange sounds coming from your air conditioner is probably not a good thing. Listen to your air conditioner to hear if it’s producing any unusual sounds such as clanking, buzzing or rattling. There are a lot of moving parts inside your air conditioner, which can become loose or damaged as a result of wear and tear When it’s working effectively, try and pay attention to how your air conditioner typically runs. Observe the airflow and how it sounds when running. This will be helpful and provide you with an understanding of what is typical behavior from your air conditioning system. Routine maintenance also helps highlight issues before your air conditioner is out-of-service. Arrange an appointment with Point Heating & Cooling this spring to proactively make sure your air conditioner is ready to go. Before it gets too hot, test out your air conditioner to see how it runs so you can make any necessary repairs. When it is hot out you don’t want to have your indoor comfort tested as a result of a broken air conditioner. If you see any signs that your air conditioner needs repair, give Point Heating & Cooling a call at 715-345-1979 to set up an appointment or schedule it online with the online scheduler.