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4 Common Air Conditioner Problems And Solutions

4 Common Air Conditioner Problems and Solutions

If you’ve been using your air conditioner for a while, you’ll know that sometimes you run into issues. As aircon specialists, we would like to give you solutions to everyday problems you might experience so you don’t have to pay a call out fee for an issue that you could have solved yourself.

Now, we’re not saying you should try and fix a unit that’s not cooling properly, the fan isn’t rotating or the system is short cycling – those a problems only an air conditioner specialist can fix. Should you experience them, it’s best to get in touch with Airfreeze immediately. We have a 24/7 service and repairs department that will be more than willing to help you with your aircon repair.

Below are some typical aircon challenges you might run into and their solutions.

1. Lawn Clippings Inside AC Equipment

To keep lawn clippings from entering your aircon equipment by turning it off whenever you’re mowing the lawn. Also, make sure you keep bushes trimmed so it doesn’t overgrow around your outside equipment since this will cause the unit to stop performing properly.

2. Bugs and Other Pests Inside Your AC Equipment

Insects and other pests can easily find their way into your cooling equipment which could cause your air conditioner to malfunction. To make sure this doesn’t happen, use an eco-friendly and safe pesticide around the base of your AC equipment outside. If the problem persists, you might want to call a pest control specialist.

Also, check out our Pest Preventing Tips.

3. Restricted Airflow

There are various reasons for this issue such as obstruction and dirty filters. You can easily change your filters on a regular basis and check for blockages.

If you can’t find the issue, you might need to get in touch so we can assist you with your aircon repair.

To make sure your air conditioner stays in tip-top shape, it’s advised to perform maintenance regularly. Once a year should be efficient. If you have aircon problems that need fixing or you wish to schedule maintenance, get in touch with the friendly and knowledgeable team at Airfreeze today.

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