AC Repair: Signs that Air Conditioner Repair is Needed04/27/2015The temperatures are on their way up in Madera and so are the chances that you’ll be running your air conditioner to stay comfortable. Greater usage also means there is a greater chance for the need of AC repair. Here are some tips on what to watch for and signs that you might need to call in a pro to take a look at your air conditioner. Air isn’t getting cold – Perhaps one of the most obvious signs that your air conditioner isn’t working correctly is if the air coming out is warm. If you’ve adjusted the thermostat and aren’t noticing 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 could 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 may be something wrong. First, try to change your air filter and if you already have, it’s time to call in the professionals at Brian’s Heating & Cooling, Inc.. Odd sounds/clinking – Abnormal sounds coming from your air conditioner is probably not a good thing. Listen to your air conditioner to hear if it’s putting out 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 after years of wear and tear When it’s working effectively, try and pay attention to how your air conditioner typically operates. Observe the airflow and how it sounds when on. This will be helpful and provide you with an understanding of what is appropriate behavior from your air conditioning system. Regular maintenance also helps highlight problems before your air conditioner is out-of-service. Arrange an appointment with Brian’s Heating & Cooling, Inc. this spring to proactively make sure your air conditioner is ready to go. Before it gets too toasty, test out your air conditioner to see how it works so you can make any proper repairs. When it is hot out you don’t want to have your indoor comfort in limbo as a result of a broken air conditioner. If you see any signs that your air conditioner needs repair, give Brian’s Heating & Cooling, Inc. a call at 559-675-1681 to set up an appointment or schedule it online with the online scheduler.