Mark Carpenter Plumbing Blog : Archive for September, 2019

What to Consider When Installing a New AC

Monday, September 23rd, 2019

air-conditioning-systemWhen you decide your old, clunky, money-gobbling air conditioning system just went through its last summer, you’ll have a few big decisions to make. One of the first is to choose when to have it replaced. Although we’re heading into the end of the year and colder weather, we recommend you don’t wait for the spring to have your new air conditioner installed.

Take advantage of the cooler temps in fall to have the system put in. That way, you’re prepared for when a sudden fall heat wave occurs—and we’ve certainly run into those from time to time. Fall is an easier time for the work schedules of an HVAC company in Clovis, NM, so you can find a convenient time to have the work done.

Fall also gives you a bit more time to consider your options and the best way to ensure you have the right new central AC for your house. Below are a few considerations during the new installation process.

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Warning Sounds of an At-Risk Air Conditioner

Monday, September 9th, 2019

loud-noises-womanLate fall-early summer for air conditioning in Farwell, TX is a high-risk period. Air Conditioners have run steadily since the end of spring. Even with a professional tune-up before the start of the hottest weather of summer, an AC can still be in danger of a malfunction after so many months of putting out cooling power.

We recommend our customers stay alert for signs of an air conditioning fault at this time of year. ACs don’t have AI programs to diagnose and report malfunctions, so you will have to rely on conventional warnings, such as odd sounds. Below are some out-of-the-ordinary noises your AC might make that are begging you to call for repairs from our pros.

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