Robbins Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Farmington’

Signs Your Heat Pump Needs Repair

Monday, October 3rd, 2022
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Your heat pump is the most important component in your home when it comes to staying warm in the winter. When your heat pump is working well you probably don’t think about it much…but what about when you begin noticing signs that something is going wrong? Heat pump damage doesn’t manifest overnight without any warning signs, first.

It’s common for something small to go wrong and spread through your heat pump until the entire system stops working. That’s why it’s so important to address repair needs before your heat pump stops working completely. If you think you need heat pump repair in Farmington this season, we can help. Just give us a call at the first sign that something is wrong so we can fix it before the damage worsens. If you’re not sure how to tell when something is wrong with your heat pump, keep reading. 

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How to Run Your HVAC System Efficiently and Safely

Monday, September 19th, 2022

We are rapidly moving toward winter when we will need to turn off the AC and crank up the heat. When you run your HVAC system – whether for AC or heat – you want it to run efficiently and safely. If you have those two topics on your mind, you may be wondering how to put them into action.

Is it possible to make your unit run more efficiently? How can you ensure your family’s safety when using your HVAC unit – especially for heating? If you’re concerned about HVAC safety in Farmington, NM, our team can help. Give us a call with any questions and we can schedule an appointment for a tune-up on your system and to offer guidance. 

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Understanding Evaporative Coolers

Monday, July 11th, 2022

There are a few different air conditioner options out there. The one that people tend to overlook sometimes though is the evaporative or swamp cooler in Farmington, NM. These are cooling systems that operate a bit differently than the refrigerant-based units that seem to have become the standard in the market. Why? Because evaporative coolers don’t use refrigerant.

An evaporative cooler offers an effective method to cool your home that also happens to be somewhat environmentally friendly. If you are considering a switch, read on to learn more about evaporative air conditioners to see if this may be the right choice for your home.

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How to Tell Your Insulation Needs Help

Monday, June 27th, 2022

Did you know that the insulation in your home is important year-round?

We often think of insulation as something we want around only in the wintertime to keep out the cold. And while that is exactly the kind of thing good housing insulation does, it can work the other way too.

A home with good insulation can keep the heat and humidity out of your home for longer, improving your comfort. Or, at least, it should. If you have started to notice the house is heating up faster or maybe there are areas of the home that have hot spots, it may be a sign something is wrong with your home’s insulation.

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7 Ways to Optimize Your AC Efficiency

Monday, June 13th, 2022
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This summer is already ramping up to be a challenge. We are all going to have to be smart about how we go about our days in order to stay cool and relatively comfortable.

If you are going to be relying on your air conditioner in Farmington, NM to keep you cool, you aren’t alone. This system is meant to keep you cool! But it can cost you if you aren’t careful. Running an air conditioner improperly or inefficiently can create energy bills that make you question if your comfort is worth it!

Here are some tips to help you run your AC this season in a way that is energy efficient and effective at once.

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Problematic Sounds Your AC Might Make

Monday, May 16th, 2022
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When it comes to using your air conditioner, you want your system to work effectively and without any trouble. There is a chance that your air conditioner seems to be working right but it has started to make some odd noises. But is a noisy AC really a problem if your system is still working right?

The answer is that a noisy AC is still something to be concerned about. Those noises are indicators of trouble in your system and, even if it seems to be working properly, the core cause of the sound is already undermining its operation. So what are these noises? We’ll tell you below.

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Choosing Your Next Air Conditioner

Monday, April 4th, 2022
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You don’t want to try to get through a summer in our area without a good air conditioner to rely on. So if your AC has been acting up without any improvements, despite maintenance and repairs, it may mean it is time to consider an AC replacement in Farmington, NM. Getting this service ahead of time, before the system completely breaks down, is a far better choice than waiting for it to give out.

Getting a new air conditioner isn’t always as easy as just selecting the same system that you had before. Technology has changed rapidly and the options available for AC systems today are somewhat different than they were 10-15 years ago. To help, we’d like to give you some input on different factors to consider when choosing a new air conditioner.

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It Is Maintenance Season; Book Your Tune-Up Today

Monday, March 7th, 2022

Was that a warm breeze you just felt? Spring is around the corner and things are going to be warming up faster than we might think possible. This is why we want to make sure you and your home are prepared. We aren’t just talking about putting away your thick wintertime blankets. We are really talking about making sure that you get AC maintenance in Farmington, NM before the heat hits.

While the temperatures outside may not be too warm right now, it doesn’t mean we aren’t headed into the hottest months of the year. So, while you don’t need your air conditioner right this moment, now is actually the perfect time to get it tuned up!

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Do You Need a Gas or Electric Furnace?

Monday, February 7th, 2022

A furnace can be one of the best investments you make to help keep your home warm. While it may not provide the ambiance that a fireplace does, these systems offer powerful and effective heating throughout the entire house. But getting a furnace isn’t a one-decision process.

There is more than one type of furnace out there. We won’t get into the nitty-gritty of sizing or brands today. Instead, we want to focus on one of the bigger questions that almost every furnace-owner has to face.

Are you better off with a gas furnace or an all-electric furnace?

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Why Choose a Pro For Your Heater Installation?

Monday, January 10th, 2022

In the thick of winter isn’t usually when you want to be thinking about getting a new heater in your home. In some cases, it is inevitable. The key thing is that you need a heater in your home. So now is a good time to schedule your heater installation in Farmington with an industry professional.

Were you about to look up a DIY video to see if you could just buy a heater and put it in place yourself? If so, we’d suggest against this. DIY or amateur attempts will never be able to provide the quality of service your heater needs. What’s more, it can end up damaging your heater in the long run.

Your best bet is to call in the pros for your heater installation. Here’s why.

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