Once spring arrives in Berks County, you know it’s time to find a trustworthy company offering AC repair. Reading residents are fortunate since they can count on Essig Plumbing and Heating to service all their home and business air-conditioning needs.
Pennsylvania’s summer temperatures can soar, and they’re often accompanied by uncomfortable humidity. You need the interior of your residence or commercial property to be properly cooled when the long, hot days of summer arrive. And with the kind of winter we’ve just experienced, you’re best advice is to check over your AC now to see if it’s working properly.
How to Tell if Your AC Unit Needs Repair
First, be sure all windows and doors are shut tight, Next, turn your AC on. Next, observe what happens, and answer the following questions:
- Does the internal temperature significantly drop? If your AC is functioning well, you ought to be able to feel a temperature change within minutes. If after 10 minutes you don’t feel the air temperature dropping, then the unit needs servicing.
- Do strange noises emit from the unit? When running properly, an AC emits a somewhat low-pitched hum. If, on the other hand, you hear taps, pings or clangs, then it’s a clear sign some part or parts of the unit are loose or worn out.
- Does the unit disburse dust or a strange odor? An air-conditioning unit should improve the quality of your air by removing airborne particles and decreasing humidity. However, if you’re getting debris or dust blown into your room and/or an off-putting smell, your AC could need anything from electrical repair to air filter replacement.
Get Professional Service
If you answered yes to any of the above three questions, then your AC should be repaired before you lose your cool in the heat of the summer. And if you want dependable service with over 70 years of expertise in plumbing, heating and cooling, call Essig today!
We’ll promptly assess your AC needs, give you a free estimate of the repair, and get your air conditioning unit back into great running shape. Whether it’s air filter or parts replacement, or even a new unit instillation, Essig Plumbing and Heating has the know-how and trustworthiness to help all our customers make their best AC choices.