Air Conditioners

AC Fan Not Working? Here’s The Likely Culprit

There is nothing worse than when your air conditioner unit stops working, especially during the hottest months of the summer. This can turn into a more significant issue when you live in a place where the weather is hot and humid throughout the whole year. The first step, in this case, should be checking what’s wrong with your unit. There are several reasons why this might be happening, but a common one is that your AC fan is not working anymore. The good news is that you don’t need a professional to check out if your AC fan is not …

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Air Duct Cleaning Pros and Cons

Today, most North American homes have an HVAC system that needs to be working for the whole year. To ensure it never breaks down, you need to schedule regular maintenance of your system, and that should include your air ducts. Some people think that checking the ducts’ condition is unnecessary, while others believe it is important. Here we will solve that discussion by listing the air duct cleaning pros and cons.  Experts recommend cleaning your air ducts at least once every three years or when there are clear signs that it is time to take a look at your furnace. …

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How To Troubleshoot A Trane Furnace

Trane Technologies Inc. manufactures heating, ventilating, and air conditioning systems and building management systems and controls.  Your Trane system can last anywhere from 15 to 20 years and because of this life expectancy, your Trane system is highly dependable and cost-effective. Your central heating, air-conditioning systems, and ventilation are all provided by Trane technology. Both the Trane XR80 and Trane XR90 are gas furnaces.  They are a single-stage gas furnace that is controlled by its thermostat.  The Trane XR80 furnace is attached to the HVAC ducting system in your home. This furnace is top of the line, but there can …

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What Causes High Suction Pressure? Everything You Need To Know

One issue that is commonly faced by HVAC systems is high suction pressure. But what causes high suction pressure? You need to have a good understanding of your refrigeration cycle to see what is happening in each process.  If you do not have an understanding then you will spend more time guessing what the problem is instead of solving the problem.   The refrigeration cycle should be examined.  A basic understanding of your refrigeration system is learning about the two operating systems.  The two systems are suction pressure and discharging pressure.  There are both high and low settings for each pressure line. …

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Why is Your Air Conditioning Unit On the Roof in Arizona?

It’s not uncommon to see an air conditioning unit on the roof in Arizona because these systems require optimal circulation and ventilation in such a hot climate. In Arizona, there are two unique styles of air conditioning systems that are commonly found in residential areas.  If you are upgrading to either a more advanced cooling system or changing the location of your air conditioner it is important to understand why your unit should be placed on your roof if it’s at all possible.   In Arizona, the heat can be hard to manage, and making sure your cooling system is working …

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