How to Decide Between Repairing or Replacing an Air Conditioner Leaking Water

September 28, 2021

Your air conditioner has been hard at work this summer to maintain comfortable indoor temperatures. A key part of this process is pulling extra moisture from the air. Normally, this condensate is transported safely away from the air conditioner and deposited outside. But if a leak appears, that means something has gone wrong. Moving quickly is a good idea when addressing possible leaks, as water can damage other internal components of your HVAC system. Depending on where the leak appeared and how long it’s gone unnoticed, repairs may not be cost-effective. Instead, you’ll actually save more money by choosing to...

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9 Reasons Why Your Air Conditioner Is So Loud and How to Fix It

August 25, 2021

Air conditioner noise isn’t just annoying. It’s a sign that something could be wrong with your cooling system. Learn about identifying nine problematic sounds and how you can fix them. Noises While Your Air Conditioner Is Running It’s normal for your air conditioner to be making noise when it starts. This includes noises like: An airplane taking off as the compressor and blower begin running. Steady white noise during the cooling process. A few clicks as the air conditioner turns off. Here are examples of noises that aren’t normal when your air conditioner is cooling your home. 1. Air Conditioner...

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Why Is My Air Conditioner Blowing Hot Air?

July 27, 2021

4 Reasons Why Your Air Conditioner Is Blowing Hot Air and Estimated Costs to Fix It   There’s nothing worse than having your air conditioner blowing hot air on a warm day. There are a couple of reasons why this might be happening. You might be able to fix the problem on your own, but many of these issues require professional help. Here’s some of the most common issues and about how much you can expect to pay to fix them.   1. Thermostat Estimated Repair Cost: Varies Based on the Problem Sometimes fixing this problem can be as simple...

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How Much Should Air Conditioning Repair Cost?

June 15, 2021

Your air conditioner is one of the most important parts of your home comfort system. When properly serviced, it can last 20 years (or even longer). But over time, even the best maintained air conditioner will break down at some point. These are some of the most common air conditioning repairs we do and average estimated costs* to repair them. Your exact cost may vary based on the scope and severity of your unique problem. At AC Mechanical, estimates and second opinions are free. And your satisfaction with our air conditioning repair in Cheyenne, WY, and surrounding areas is 100%...

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What to Do When Your Air Conditioner is Leaking Water

May 24, 2021

Why is My Air Conditioner Leaking Water?   There are a couple of things your air conditioner shouldn’t be doing and having your air conditioner leaking water is one of them. If you’re experiencing this, turn your air conditioner off to avoid further damage to it or to your home. Then call AC Mechanical at 307-778-0515. Our professionals have you covered, with 24/7 emergency air conditioning repair in Cheyenne, WY, and surrounding areas. The cooling process normally produces moisture as warm air moves over the evaporator coil. This moisture then collects in a drain pan and is removed via a...

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Detect Home Air Leaks with These 3 Easy Steps

June 23, 2019

An airtight home is one that benefits from comfort, energy efficiency, and lower heating and cooling bills. However, air leaks are common and will force your heating and cooling systems to work harder, straining the systems and increasing your energy bills. Luckily, finding air leaks in your house in Cheyenne is simple. Take a look at these three easy methods for detecting air leaks. 1. Find Leaks with Your Hand The “hand method” is by far the simplest and most straightforward method on the list. All you need to do is run your hand near areas susceptible to air leaks,...

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Periodic AC Maintenance Is Vital

April 9, 2019

The air conditioning system in your home may be unseen and almost unheard, but it is a valuable component of your residence. An AC unit that is functioning well enhances the air quality where you live. Good air quality contributes to both the health and comfort of your family and guests. Keeping your AC unit serviced properly is a simple step that reaps many rewards. Change Those Filters You can pick up filters at the home improvement store and change them yourself or have do it. During cooling season, filters should be changed at least every two months. A dirty...

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