Ace Air, Inc. Blog: Posts Tagged ‘HVAC’

Why You Should Never Neglect AC Repairs

Sunday, August 26th, 2018

An old air conditioner unit, in need of updating, sitting in tall weedsIf your Turlock, CA HVAC system is starting up and producing conditioned air, you might safely assume that everything is working fine, and just carry on with your day. But what if it’s not a safe assumption? And shouldn’t your air conditioner be working better than “fine”? You deserve the most efficient and effective performance that your cooling system can muster, but it can only perform at this level if you have the system routinely maintained, and keep up on any repair needs that crop up.

What happens when you neglect those repairs, which you may be tempted to do as we approach the end of summer, is that they just wear down your air conditioner more and more. If you don’t end up with a completely broken down system this season, you could find yourself facing a completely dysfunctional one come next summer. We’d like to help you avoid this! And while all repairs should be managed right away, we’ve given you 3 big repair needs that should definitely not be ignored. If you notice any of these, be sure to get in contact with our team right away.

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Protect Your Home During Cold and Flu Season

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

woman-cold-thermometer-mugIf you have not yet caught the flu during this rough season, consider yourself lucky. This is one of the worst years in memory for flu hospitalizations. It’s important to take every precaution you can to protect yourself, your kids, and all the people you see every day. Remember, the young and the elderly face much greater risks than you do, and you should do whatever you can to stay safe.

The CDC recommends, “Everyone 6 months of age and older should get a flu vaccine every season.” Because the flu shot may not be 100% effective, though, you may have to take additional measures. We recommend doing everything you can to prep your home, in order to protect your family.

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The Best Time of Year to Replace an AC

Monday, October 23rd, 2017

coin-piggy-bank-handAt the end of the year, finding out your air conditioner needs replacement is a bummer, but it doesn’t seem like an urgent situation. Ever so slowly, we’re switching over to using heaters, and as this happens, you may put AC replacement on the backburner. It can wait until next year, right?

But why wait to replace your air conditioner when now is the best time to do it? There are lots of reasons to replace your air conditioner in the fall when it’s not really in use and find the right unit for your home and your budget. Learn more in today’s guide!

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4 Ways to Tell You May Need AC Replacement

Monday, September 25th, 2017

new-air-conditioner-yardWhen something breaks in your home, you always hope there’s an easy fix. Trouble with your computer? Maybe you just need to restart it! Leaky sink? Maybe you just need to tighten a faucet connection. But when a large appliance in your home breaks—especially something as important as the air conditioner—it’s not always easy to tell what it needs.

For the most part, you should rely on trained technicians to tell you what kind of repair your air conditioner needs (and you should call one sooner rather than later). But we want you to know that, unfortunately, not every air conditioner can or should be fixed. Here are some ways to know you might actually need a new AC.

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Why It’s So Important to Find Qualified HVAC Contractors

Monday, August 14th, 2017

AC-Contractor-SmilingWhen your air conditioner breaks down, you need someone to help bring it back up to speed—fast. Your air conditioner is vital in a climate like ours; Turlock air conditioners work double the amount they do in many other parts of the country. You cannot go without air conditioning for long, but that doesn’t mean you can skimp on a service that’s not qualified to do the work.

Finding someone with the right experience for the job means more than just calling around for favors and advice from friends and family. It means researching qualified HVAC contractors—people with decades of experience, training, and more!

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