Premier Heating & Air Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Air Conditioning System Maintenance’

How Long Can I Expect My AC to Last?

Monday, September 25th, 2023

The quick and easy answer to the question “How long can I expect an AC to last?” is “Between 10 to 15 years.” However, that’s not the question in the title. The answer to “How long can I expect my AC to last?” is more complex, but we’re going to approach it in this post.

The short version of the answer we’re about to give is that your AC’s service life expectancy depends on several factors, such as how well it’s maintained and if it’s always received prompt AC repair in Conyers, GA when it needs it. If you want to get the longest effective lifespan from your air conditioning system, you’ll need to see that it gets the best treatment.

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Watch for Early AC Warning Signs in Spring

Monday, March 27th, 2023

We’re already getting days with temperatures in the 80s, and that’s impressive for early spring! We can expect to have quite a hot summer coming our way.

This is probably the first time you’ve run your air conditioning system in several months. As we get ready to settle into the warmer weather, we recommend you pay close attention to your air conditioner and look for any possible early warning signs that it isn’t working right.

The sooner you can arrange for the necessary air conditioning repair in Conyers, GA, the more time you’ll have to enjoy a working AC this summer.

Let’s look over some of these signs.

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Spring’s Almost Here—Time to Get Your AC Prepped for Warmer Weather

Monday, March 13th, 2023

Are you getting excited about the warmer weather ahead, maybe even feeling anxious for your summer plans to start? We are too, although we’re also here to watch out for the hot-weather needs of our customers. During spring we get busy with one of the most important parts of our job: maintaining our customers’ valuable air conditioning equipment. The inspections and tune-ups we do during maintenance do marvels when it comes to ensuring quality cooling at lower costs.

You may not be sold on having AC maintenance done. We want to reassure you of the importance and benefits of having a tune-up done every year, with spring as the prime season for it. 

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How Your AC’s Compressor Could Fail

Monday, August 15th, 2022

Dealing with a heat wave requires an air conditioner to do an immense amount of work. In our last post, we offered advice on how you can alleviate some of the strain on your home’s air conditioner so it can make it through the rest of the summer. Today, we’re going to focus on the essential component of your AC that you want to keep in the best shape: the compressor. This part of the AC works the hardest to keep the entire system running and cooling the house. If it fails, it’s often more cost-effective to replace the entire air conditioner rather than just the compressor.

How can a compressor end up failing? There are several ways, and we’ll look at the most common. If you fear you have a compressor at the edge of burning out, call us right away for air conditioning repair in Conyers, GA

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Helping Your AC Help You Through a Heat Wave

Monday, August 1st, 2022

The second half of this summer is a scorcher, and it’s going to keep up for a stretch. This is one of those times when you’ll most appreciate your central air conditioning system. It changes your home into a relaxing refuge from the heat. And the last thing you want to happen to it now is for it to suddenly fail. You can, of course, call our expert team for air conditioning repair in Loganville, GA, or elsewhere in our wide service area. We know you’d rather not have to do that because no one wants to be trapped in a boiling house for any length of time. 

We want to help you avoid an AC emergency and get your cooling system through the rest of the hot summer without problems. Below are some tips for giving your AC the help necessary for a worry-free remainder of the summer.

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Top 5 Myths About ACs We Want to Debunk

Monday, May 23rd, 2022

Any important home appliance will have several myths surrounding it, such as the old idea that putting ice cubes down a garbage disposal will sharpen the blades. Well, garbage disposals don’t have blades, and ice cubes can damage the disposal. Toss that idea in the trash and you’ll save yourself disposal grief.

Air conditions have their own body of lore, much of it false. Although some of these misunderstandings are harmless, others can lead to poor operation and wasted money. Below, we’ll debunk several major AC myths we encounter far too often.

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It’s Almost Spring—Get on the Schedule for AC Maintenance!

Monday, March 14th, 2022

Spring is a strange time of the year for HVAC contractors. We’re used to a steady stream of calls in winter and summer from customers who need fast service to restore their broken heater or AC. Then the mild weather of spring comes along, and most people will need neither HVAC system operating.

This doesn’t mean we don’t stay busy—just a different kind of busy. Many homeowners choose this time of year to have old air conditioning systems replaced or to make upgrades on their systems. If you aren’t looking for a new AC, there still is an important service you need to arrange with our technicians: a regular maintenance tune-up and inspection. 

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March Is Here: Schedule Your AC Maintenance Soon!

Monday, March 1st, 2021

March is one of the borderline months of the year. It’s considered one of the four “spring months,” even though spring doesn’t officially start until the third week. But there is still something wonderful about seeing March on the calendar, because it means that winter conditions will soon be behind us. 

For us, March is the Season of AC Maintenance, and we want our customers to know that as well. This is the ideal time to have routine inspections and tune-ups done on your AC so it is ready to handle the onset of hot weather, no matter how early it occurs.

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Warning Signs You May Need AC Repairs

Monday, June 22nd, 2020

The best regular maintenance for an air conditioner will prevent the majority of repair problems during its service life. That’s why we encourage all our customers to sign up for our Energy Savings Agreement.

But nothing can prevent all air conditioning malfunctions. Even the best system with the finest maintenance may end up needing repairs during its service life. The best way to alleviate these repairs is to catch them early—before they start to have a huge impact on your home cooling. The sooner you call for a repair, the easier and less expensive the repair will likely be.

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Schedule AC Maintenance With Our Maintenance Plan Today!

Monday, June 8th, 2020

It’s already June, and even if the official first day of summer isn’t for another two weeks, the hot weather is already here—and plenty more is coming. We’re sure you are already running your home’s air conditioning system, and you’ll depend on it plenty during the season ahead. So—do you know if your AC is up to the challenge of the long hot summer?

There’s an easy way to see that your air conditioner is armored up for another season of heat, and that’s to schedule air conditioning maintenance in Conyers, GA with our team. Annual pre-season maintenance is the best method for ensuring your AC is reliable and energy-efficient, giving you few problems and fewer worries.

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