heating and ac repair

Your AC is an important asset during winter and summer but sometimes it can stop working and here are some of the solutions you can get. There are great companies that now offer assistance, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and 365 days a year. These companies understand that you have can have an AC repair condition any time and that is why they offer immediate aid to repair your AC. They have vehicles ready to come to where you are any time of the day and they have a fast response. No matter how great the emergency a certified technician will always be there as soon as you make that call.

So immediately you notice that your ac is not working properly and requires repair the first thing to do is to call the 24 hour repair service then a van will drive to your location and will arrive promptly. The certified technician will then come to your door with his various tools to check your system. After a thorough inspection of your ac the technician will want to perform a basic performance check test in which he will check for any pressure and leakage in your AC. He will also check how well your AC is working and will check for any other problems that could be affecting your ac system.

Depending on the kind of repair the technician needs to make he may decide to do an evacuation of the old refrigerant from your ac and then recharge it with the correct amount of refrigerant and thereafter check the performance level to check if the problem has been fixed. The technician could also recommend the replacements of parts. The main parts of the AC will be more expensive to replace such as the compressors, condensers, evaporators among other minor though equally important parts such as expansion valves, pipes, driers and accumulators.

Once the inspection is completed, the technician will quote you a price to fix the unit. This quote for some companies will remain constant; however some technicians will change the quote depending on any additional work that will take place on your ac. They will offer recommendations and scheduled maintenance checks to keep your AC running more efficiently. There are many types of air conditioners, the car air conditioner, the wall air conditioner, the central air conditioner, the portable system and the split system air conditioner. Most air conditioners have the following similar parts, the compressor, the condenser, the evaporator, the expansion valve and the drier or accumulator. These parts are interconnected using pipes and valves. Refrigerant is the fluid which is also highly volatile that transports heat from one component to another.

Always get a unit that is the perfect size, a small air conditioning unit will not effectively cool the house and a unit that is too large will run your bills too high as it turns on and off unnecessarily. It is always recommended to get a contractor to get you the best deal and for him to check your house for the most suitable type of unit. The contractor will check window dimensions, any previous duct work, the floor surfaces and the overall size of the house. Based on this information he will then select the most suitable fit with a high SEER rating for your house.