Archive for the ‘Air Conditioning’ Category

When to Call It Quits on Your AC Unit

Monday, October 7th, 2019

AC-topviewLet’s say that when you moved into your current home it came with a new air conditioning unit. You have relied on this system time and again to keep you safe from sweltering summer weather. It is almost like a part of your family in a way. This can make the decision to replace your AC a little harder than normal. However, this is a necessary choice you will need to make.

We know that replacing your cooling unit is harder on your wallet than on your emotions. It is a costly decision. This is why we want you to be able to make the informed choice about when your AC needs to be retired so you know the expense is justified.

When the time comes for a new air conditioner, make sure you call the professionals at Mack Morris Heating & Air Conditioning to learn what your options for a new unit are. In the meantime, keep reading to learn when to call it quits on your cooling system.

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What The Heck Is That Sound Coming From My AC?

Monday, September 23rd, 2019

Birds chirping, bees buzzing, rain pouring, and waves crashing are all sounds that we like to hear. But sadly, there are plenty of sounds that most of us hate: construction at 7 a.m., alarm clocks, nails on a chalkboard, and oh, of course, all the possible strange noises that might come from your air conditioner.

You see, your air conditioner is not inherently noisy. In fact, the only sound you should ever hear coming from your system is the sound of air gently whooshing through the vents. Therefore, if you hear anything, you know, anything that doesn’t quite qualify as “background noise,” it’s definitely time to call in a pro for air conditioning repair in Charlottesville, VA.

Below, we have listed some of the noises you definitely don’t want to hear coming from your AC. Keep reading to find out more.

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Your Most Common AC Repairs

Monday, August 26th, 2019

Here’s the thing: things happen! And when something’s wrong with your air conditioner, it can seem like the end of the world, as an AC in disrepair can leave you feeling pretty uncomfortable! And if that wasn’t enough, a broken AC can leave you with an empty wallet, too! Surely then, the best thing you can do is call for professional air conditioning service in Charlottesville, VA.

There are a number of things that can go wrong with your air conditioner, and below, we’ve listed some of them for you. All you’ve got to do is keep reading to find out more, and of course, remember to call for repairs at the first sign of trouble!

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How Can You Tell That Your AC Is in Good Hands?

Monday, August 12th, 2019

When the time comes to schedule your air conditioning services, you want to be absolutely certain that you’ve hired a professional for the job, whether that be for an installation, a replacement, some repairs, or a maintenance visit.

But, here’s the thing: what separates a qualified HVAC technician from just a plain, old handyman? You’d be surprised to find out that many homeowners don’t quite understand the difference. So, for your convenience, we have listed some of the tell-tale signs that you’ve found yourself a pro. Keep reading below to find out more.

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Help! My AC Keeps Turning On and Off!

Monday, July 29th, 2019

On, off, on, off! It seems like a never-ending cycle! And although this issue may seem more annoying than anything, it is actually quite a BIG problem. It’s called short-cycling, and it is perhaps the worst enemy of air conditioners all over the country! Why? Because not only will it increase wear and tear on your AC, but it will also leave you with an empty wallet as your cooling costs start to rise!

Here’s the thing: many homeowners don’t really understand what short-cycling is and why it might be happening, so below, we have outlined some of the reasons why your system might be short-cycling. That way, you can avoid the issue altogether! All you’ve got to do is keep reading to find out more. (And of course, remember to schedule your HVAC services in Charlottesville, VA with us!)

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Here’s Why Prompt AC Repairs Matter

Monday, July 15th, 2019

A broken down air conditioner in the middle of summer can spell all sorts of trouble, especially for YOU! And trust us, if you are looking for a not so sweaty summer this year, it is probably in your best interest to schedule your repairs sooner rather than later.

When it comes to your air conditioning, you really don’t want to wait to schedule your repairs. We understand that the cost of repairing your system doesn’t always come cheap, but waiting will only lead to even costlier repair bills! In fact, there are plenty of reasons why you should never hold off on air conditioning repair in Charlottesville, VA, and below, we have listed a few of them for you. All you have to do is keep reading to find out more. 

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Let’s Talk About Your Most Common AC Repairs

Monday, July 1st, 2019

AC-manifoldNow that summer has *officially* arrived, you want to be sure that your air conditioner is in good working order. Of course, then, that means paying close attention to any signs that might indicate a problem and calling in a professional right away to service your air conditioning in Charlottesville, VA.

But, what happens if you’re completely unfamiliar with the types of problems that your air conditioner may face? Well, you’re in luck! Below, we have listed some of the most common AC repairs. All you have to do is keep reading to find out more! So, what are you waiting for?

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Heat Pumps are the Bees’ Knees

Monday, June 17th, 2019

You see, we don’t use the phrase “bees’ knees” lightly. In fact, there are only a few things that we’d even consider to be the bees’ knees:

  • Sliced bread (obviously)
  • The summer
  • Heat Pumps

Okay, sure, maybe that is not our whole list, however, we would like to talk to you today about heat pumps, and why you should consider having one installed in your home! Heat pumps are highly efficient, super effective, and well-known for their ability to provide year-round comfort with just the flip of a switch. And, if that wasn’t enough to convince you, keep reading below! We have listed just some of the many reasons why you should consider making the switch!

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Yes, Your Ductless System Needs Repairs Too!

Monday, June 3rd, 2019

Ductless systems are great for a number of reasons—they’re efficient, effective, and can provide year-round comfort with just the flip of a switch! Of course, if you own one of these systems, you are likely well aware of the benefits, but just because these systems offer so many of them, does not mean they are immune to repairs.

Ductless systems, like all HVAC systems in Palmyra, VA, require repairs from time to time, and in fact, ductless systems have their own set of unique repair needs. So for your convenience and peace of mind, we have listed some of the issues that your system may experience over the years. Keep reading below to find out more! 

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It Might Be Time for AC Repair If…

Monday, May 20th, 2019

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With summer approaching, you don’t have time to worry about air conditioner troubles! You want to be focusing all of your attention on fun things: planning your summer vacation, scoping out the best scoop shop, and picking out a brand new bathing suit (perhaps that polka dot bikini you always wanted?). So, when something does go wrong with your air conditioner, it can certainly be annoying.

You want to make sure to schedule your air conditioner repair in Charlottesville, VA at the first sign of a problem, so it is important to be aware of those signs! Therefore, we have listed some of the most common signs of AC trouble for your convenience. All you have to do is keep reading below and hope that your AC doesn’t run into trouble this summer (And, if it does, don’t worry—we’ve got your back!).

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