Over time, a home's central air system may not be able to keep up with the increasing heating and cooling needs of the household. If this is true in your home, you will need to contact an HVAC contractor. An HVAC contractor will be able to perform maintenance and repairs on your home's central air system in order to ensure that you are comfortable all year round.
The Job Of An HVAC Contractor
HVAC is an acronym that stands for heating, ventilation, and air conditioning. HVAC contractors specialize in the maintenance, repair, and installation of heating and cooling systems worldwide. In residential applications, HVAC contractors typically deal with smaller-scale AC units and furnaces than those found in commercial and industrial environments.
When your home's central air system is not working as it should, the best solution is to hire an HVAC contractor. HVAC contractors have all of the tools, supplies, and knowledge needed to solve any heating or cooling problem.
Common Cooling Issues
There are many common problems that plague the central air conditioning units that are on the market today. These problems include:
If your air conditioning unit is experiencing any of these problems, then the problem lies with the evaporator. The evaporator, located inside of the home, is responsible for supplying the chilled air to the home. This is done by filling the evaporator's metal coils with cold refrigerant, then blowing air through the coils and into the home's duct system.
Over time, these coils can become covered with dust and grime. This decreases the airflow of the unit, as well as the quality of the air. Since the metal coils cannot function properly when dirty, the temperature of the air leaving the evaporator is not as cold as usual.
To solve the problem, an HVAC specialist can perform an evaporator service. To clean your evaporator, an HVAC specialist will:
This is a simple service that can drastically improve the performance of your air conditioner. Hiring an HVAC contractor ensures that the job will be done correctly, and the right tools and supplies will be used to get the job done.
Furnaces typically require much less maintenance than air conditioning systems, mostly because there are fewer components in a furnace than an AC unit. However, simple maintenance does need to be performed to keep your home safe and warm during the winter.
To service your furnace, and HVAC specialist will:
Simple Maintenance, Practical Results
As you can see, hiring an HVAC contractor to service your home's heating and cooling components is the best way to ensure that your home is comfortable throughout the entire year. Even more importantly, these services will ensure that your central air system is safe and able to supply clean, fresh air to your home.
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