Natal's HVAC, Plumbing & Electrical Blog: Posts Tagged ‘AC’

A Dripping Sound: Bad News for Your AC?

Monday, August 22nd, 2022

When you hear an appliance make a “dripping” noise, that can usually be a sign of disaster. Something can be leaking, clogged, or even ruined due to an inflow of water where it shouldn’t be. Especially with systems that require electricity, just a tiny bit of water dripping can shut down and ruin a piece of equipment that you depend on.

Luckily for you, in this situation hearing a dripping air conditioner isn’t necessarily a bad thing. Sure, if you hear any concerning noises coming from your AC unit, then you might need air conditioning service in Metairie, LA, but dripping can mean that the system is actually running normally, depending on certain factors.

To begin answering this question, we need to take a look at how your air conditioner deals with humidity. Then, we can talk about what a dripping sound really means, and why it may or may not be a problem.

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AC and Our Climate: Maintenance Is Key

Monday, September 21st, 2020
AC condenser unit
Air conditioner with clipboard and paper

You might notice something when you talk to friends and family across the country. HVAC companies are starting to make their great switch from air conditioning care to heating care. This makes sense, as the seasons change, so must our equipment to deal with the temperatures at hand. However, things are a little different for us.

While we heavily advise you to get your heater maintained, which is what most HVAC companies are talking about this fall, there’s something else we’d like you to do. Hot temperatures aren’t over for us, and we think it’s important that you schedule AC maintenance in New Orleans as well.

We know, it seems a little late to schedule maintenance for your air conditioner—but that’s just it—late is better than never. Let’s talk about why now could be the perfect time for AC maintenance in our area.

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Time to Go Pro: The Pros of Professional AC Service

Monday, July 13th, 2020
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Latin descent repairman or blue collar/service industry worker makes service/house call at customer’s front door. Man reaches out to shake hands with customer and holds a toolbag. Inspectors, exterminators, plumbers, electricians. Red brick home.

Air conditioners are complex pieces of machinery. There’s a reason why we tell everyone, no matter if you’re an electrical engineer or a chef, to keep your hands off your machine unless you’re interested in paying more money than you already do. We urge everyone to call the pros for AC service and we’ll get into why in this blog post.

There are many benefits to calling for professional service. When you call us for AC repair in New Orleans, you’re getting more than just your air conditioner fixed. You’re also getting the opinion of an expert, the fair pricing of a company that’s been in the area, and a plethora of other things that come with it.

Seriously, there are so many reasons not to choose amateur service over that of a professional that it’s just silly to consider.

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