Robbins Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. Blog : Archive for the ‘Air Conditioning’ Category

We Know Why Your AC is Short-Cycling! Do You?

Monday, July 29th, 2019

So, your air conditioner keeps turning on and off and on and off and on and off… We totally understand that this is super annoying, but do you know why it is happening? We can guess that you probably don’t—but don’t worry! We are about to tell you why!

The problem is called short-cycling, and it is quite a BIG deal! Not only will it increase wear and tear on your AC, but it’ll also cause your cooling costs to skyrocket! Of course, then, you want to address this issue right away!

We have found that many homeowners don’t really know what short-cycling is and how it happens, so below, we have outlined some of the reasons why your AC might be short-cycling—that way, you can avoid the issue altogether! Keep reading to find out more!

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Step Right Up to Learn More About Your AC Options

Monday, July 15th, 2019

Hear hear! Step right up! Gather ’round! We are here to tell you all about your air conditioning options!

Trying to sort out all of the ways to keep your home cool during the summer can be a bit tricky—there are just so many options to choose from! How do you even begin to narrow down your options?

Well, for one, you can contact your local HVAC contractor in Bloomfield, NM to see what systems they carry, and secondly, you can keep reading this blog! Below, we have listed some of our favorite cooling systems—that way, you can get a bit of a head start on your search! 

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Some Unique Ductless Repairs

Monday, July 1st, 2019

If you are the owner of a ductless system, you know how truly great they are—they’re super efficient, highly effective, and don’t take up much space! Plus, they’re able to provide year-round comfort with just the flip of a switch!

But however great these systems are, they still come with their own set of unique repair needs, which we think you should be aware of. So below, we have listed some of the repairs unique to ductless systems. All you have to do is keep reading to find out more! And remember, it is important to contact a professional right away if you notice any of these issues.

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Is it Time to Breakup with Your Air Conditioner?

Monday, June 17th, 2019

We get it—breakups are hard, especially when you think about all the good times you’ve shared… with your air conditioner. Letting go of an older, outdated air conditioner might seem like the hardest thing you’ve ever had to do, but trust us, when the time comes, you’ll know what’s right.

There are a number of signs that suggest it’s time to replace your air conditioner, and below, we have listed some of them for you. All you have to do is keep reading to learn more (and remember, it’s okay to be sad).  

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Do You Need Ductless Repairs?

Monday, June 3rd, 2019

Summer is fast approaching, which means that if your ductless system needs repair, now is the perfect time to schedule your services. Of course, most of the time, your ductless system will operate without a hitch, and although these systems are known for being highly efficient and effective, it does not mean that they are immune to repair issues.

There are quite a few signs that suggest it’s time to schedule AC repair in La Plata, NM for your ductless system, and below, we have listed a few of them. Remember, if you notice any of the following issues, it is important that you contact your local HVAC expert right away! Keep reading to find out more! 

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Here’s How You Can Keep Your AC in Good Shape This Summer

Monday, May 20th, 2019

air-conditioning-condenser-flowerSummer is right around the corner, and any minute now, the clouds will make way for the sun, temperatures will start to rise, and you’ll be out doing all the things you love to do, like eating ice cream, planning a BBQ with your neighbors, diving into your pool, and last but certainly not least, scheduling your air conditioning service in Aztec, NM. 

We all make great use of our air conditioners, especially here in New Mexico, but using it at full blast isn’t necessarily fun — your bills will increase and you will likely find yourself calling for some pretty costly repairs. Therefore, it is important to take care of your AC and make sure that it is fully equipped to keep up with all your cooling demands. So below, we have provided you with a list of tips and tricks to keep your AC in good shape this summer. So, what are you waiting for? Keep reading!

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Should I Invest in a Heat Pump?

Monday, May 6th, 2019

Of course, you should! Heat pumps are becoming quite popular for their ability to provide year-round comfort with just the flip of a switch! Plus, they are highly efficient and super effective! So, if you are in the market for a new air conditioner this summer, consider making the switch to a heat pump. Trust us, you won’t regret it!

And in case you are not yet convinced, you’re in luck! Below, we have listed just some of the many benefits of installing a heat pump in your home. So, keep reading to find out more!

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Yes, You Might Need AC Repairs When Summer Begins

Monday, March 25th, 2019

Okay, we know what you’re thinking: “Summer didn’t even start yet!  How can I need air conditioning repair already?!”

You might discover that your air conditioner is in need of repair when you turn it on for the first time this summer. Your system worked hard throughout the entirety of last summer to keep you and your family cool and comfortable. But all this hard work can put a lot of strain on your system, and eventually, the components that keep it running smoothly can wear down and break. Over the winter, these issues can go unnoticed, as you begin using your heater. So, when you turn on your AC again, all of the problems that were ignored will resurface, warranting a call to your local HVAC company.

Therefore, is important to be aware of the signs that suggest you need AC repair in Farmington, NM, and below we have listed a few of them. Keep reading to learn more!  

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No, It’s Not Too Early for an AC Tune-Up

Monday, February 25th, 2019

Sure, it’s still quite cold outside, and you are likely going to be using your heater consistently over the next few months. However cold it may be though, now is a great time to start thinking about summer. Of course, it might be hard to imagine basking in the sun when there is still snow flurrying down from the sky. But even still, now is the perfect time for your AC tune-up.

Scheduling your annual AC maintenance or even your air conditioning repair in La Plata, NM now is a great way to save time and money. In addition, pre-season service is the best way to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable summer. When you schedule your services now, you can rest assured knowing that your system will keep you cool and comfortable, even during the hottest heatwave. Still not convinced? Keep reading below. 

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Old AC? When Enough Is Enough

Monday, July 30th, 2018

man-with-fanWhen it comes to air conditioning replacements, there is one question that we hear time and time again—how old is too old? The answer that we have to give right off the bat is not always one that homeowners want to hear: that all depends. Sure, the age of your air conditioning system is definitely something that you should keep in mind if you are thinking about replacing it sometimes soon. It’s really not the deciding factor that some homeowners seem to think it is, though.

The estimated lifespan of any given air conditioner may be a bit on the conservative side. We also live in a very hot area, but it’s also quite dry. Some homeowners may not run their air conditioners quite as much as others, particularly throughout the night. Your diligence in terms of changing air filters and scheduling AC tune-ups can also inform how long your air conditioner is really going to last, as well as your overall individual priorities. So here are some tips from your Waterflow, NM HVAC pros regarding when to replace your AC.

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