AC Repair: Signs that Air Conditioner Repair is Needed04/27/2015The temperatures are on their way up in Macon and so are the chances that you’ll be flipping on your air conditioner to stay comfortable. Greater usage also means there is a greater chance for the need of AC repair. Here are a few tips on what to watch for and signs that you may need to call in an expert to take a look at your air conditioner. Air isn’t getting cold – Possibly one of the most recognizable signs that your air conditioner isn’t operating properly is if the air coming out is warm. If you’ve adjusted the thermostat and aren’t seeing the results in your home, it’s a good indication that you’ll need someone to check it out. Keep in mind if it’s an extremely hot day, it could take longer for your home to cool down. Decrease in airflow – If the air coming out of your vents doesn’t seem to be coming out as fast or strong as usual, there could be an issue. First, try to change your air filter and if you already have, it’s time to call in the experts at Air Temperature Control. Odd sounds/clinking – Strange sounds coming from your air conditioner is more than likely not a good sign. Listen to your air conditioner to hear if it’s producing any unusual sounds such as clanking, buzzing or rattling. There are a lot of moving parts inside your air conditioner, which can become loose or damaged as a result of wear and tear When it’s running effectively, try and pay attention to how your air conditioner typically operates. Observe the airflow and how it sounds when running. This will be helpful and provide you with an understanding of what is typical behavior from your air conditioning system. Scheduled maintenance also helps highlight headaches before your air conditioner is out-of-service. Arrange an appointment with Air Temperature Control this spring to proactively make certain your air conditioner is ready to go. Before it gets too warm, test out your air conditioner to see how it works so you can make any proper repairs. When it is hot out you don’t want to have your indoor comfort tested as a result of a broken air conditioner. If you see any signs that your air conditioner needs repair, give Air Temperature Control a call at 478-784-1109 to set up an appointment or schedule it online with the online scheduler.