Schaal Plumbing, Heating and Cooling Blog : Posts Tagged ‘air conditioning repairs’

Why Is My AC Leaking Water?

Monday, July 2nd, 2018

AC-toolsWhat would you do if you were passing by your indoor AC unit and wound up with soaking wet feet? You’d probably be pretty confused, right? After all, air conditioners (with the exception of evaporative coolers, which are not really used around here) don’t have a water supply piped into them. Why would they, when they don’t require the use of water at any point in their operation? So does that mean that you’re imagining things?

Well, no. The fact is that you may well have water spilling out of your air conditioner. It is not really a leak in the sense that you may expect, though. There is no storage tank or supply line holding or bringing water into your system. However, moisture does have a role in the air conditioning process. Confused yet? Just keep reading, and learn more about why your air conditioner may (appear to) be leaking water. Let us know if you notice any such problems in your home.

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Common AC Problems: Blowing Warm Air

Monday, May 8th, 2017

rising-thermometerWhen the heat of summer is at its worst, you need your air conditioner to really step up to the plate and keep your home cool and comfortable. Unfortunately, there is no way in which to guarantee that it is always going to be able to do so. All mechanical systems, including air conditioners, are subject to occasional operating problems. These issues are most likely to present themselves just when you really need your AC the most, so learning to recognize potential signs of trouble is very important.

Shy of a complete system breakdown, an air conditioner that is blowing warm air is probably the clearest sign that something is wrong with the system. If your AC is blowing warm air, there are a number of potential problems that could be causing the issue. Not all of them are serious, but there is a possibility that you are going to need professional AC repairs in Des Moines, IA. If you do, make ours the number that you call.

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Do I Need Professional Air Conditioning Repairs?

Monday, April 24th, 2017

AC-unit-outdoorsDuring the hottest time of the year, you really need your air conditioning system to step up to the plate and to cool your home effectively and reliably. While we would love to install an air conditioner for you that is guaranteed to work properly at all times, this is simply not possible. While investing in quality equipment and having that equipment regularly tuned up by trained professionals will help you to get the best cooling experience you can, no air conditioner is perfect.

That is why you really should learn how to spot the signs that you need air conditioning repairs in Des Moines, IA. You see, the fact that an air conditioner is operational does not mean that it is operating properly. Most problems will not result in an immediate breakdown of your air conditioner. However, they can do very serious damage over time if given the chance. When it comes to repairing your air conditioner, swift action is always best.

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