American Comfort Heating and Cooling Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Buford’

Are Your Ducts Causing Cooling Problems?

Monday, April 20th, 2020

It is always a good idea to plan ahead, whether that is for school, work, or just things you need to get done around the house. One thing that you will want to be thinking about ahead of time is the operation of your Buford, GA air conditioning system.

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Now is the perfect time to start thinking about what, if anything, might need to be adjusting or fixed for your AC system, before it causes problems for your home comfort in summertime. One thing that you should be checking on that is going to seriously impact your home environment is your ductwork.

Your ducts play a vital role in the operation of your air conditioning, and your heating too if you have a furnace. If either of these systems has been struggling, you may want to check to see if your ducts are the source of the problem.

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Can I Still Fix a Refrigerant Leak?

Monday, March 23rd, 2020
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Spring is here, which means summer is fast approaching. Whether you have taken time to think about it or not, you should be turning your mind to mull over the condition of your AC unit. While there are still clouds and rain around Buford, we all know how quickly the weather and shift to warmth and humidity.

Now is the best time to have a professional out to your home to give your air conditioning system a good once over. This will allow them to look for any potential areas that need to be tuned up or even alert you to any incoming needs for AC repair in Buford, GA.

One such potential problem that you would want to be aware of ahead of time is a refrigerant leak.

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Ducted or Ductless: Which AC System is Best for You?

Monday, March 9th, 2020
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That’s it! Last summer was the last season that you are going to sweat through while trying to achieve comfort through a window AC unit. You are done with this system and you are going to reach out for AC installation in Buford…as soon as you decide on what type of new system you want to install.

Not sure whether you should invest in ducts or not? Let us help by providing you with some helpful information.

There are so many air conditioning systems on the market nowadays and you have a lot to choose from in terms of efficiency and power. However, one choice that you can decide on early that will help you narrow the field is whether you want a ducted or ductless system.

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Smell Gas? Call for Furnace Repairs ASAP!

Monday, February 10th, 2020
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If you haven’t used your furnace in a while you may notice a strange smell when you kick it on for the first time that year. In most cases, that strange smell can be attributed to a little bit of build-up of dirt, debris, and dust. Dust happens and thankfully you should be able to avoid these smells by scheduling maintenance before you start up your furnace each year so a technician can make sure everything is clean and ready to go.

However, if you’ve been running your furnace throughout winter and you discover that you are noticing another strange smell, you should pay close attention.

If it smells like gas or sulfur, you need to shut down your furnace and call for furnace repair in Buford, GA immediately.

Here is why.

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How to Tell Your Heat Pump Needs Repairs

Monday, January 27th, 2020
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Buford can see pretty cold weather during the winter months. However, this is following the multiple months of harsh heat and humidity we endure during summer. When you have a heat pump, this system will most certainly see you through the year in complete comfort. Whether you need heating or cooling, your heat pump has you covered.

However, because you use one great system for year-round comfort, it also means your heat pump sees a lot more wear and tear. And let’s be honest, the last thing anyone wants if for their heater to break down in the middle of a cold spell.

That is what our heating services in Buford, GA are for thankfully. All you need to do is reach out when your heat pump starts showing signs of an issue. But to do this, you need to know what to look for.

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3 Benefits of Annual HVAC System Maintenance

Monday, December 16th, 2019
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By all accounts, you believe that your heater is working perfectly well, thank you very much. The home is warm, there are no weird noises, and your bills are reasonable (aside from that one day Jimmy thought it would be funny to crank up the temp). So, if everything is running smoothly, why should you bother with scheduling maintenance for your heating system?

In short: because you want that system to keep running well.

Heating system maintenance has all sorts of benefits for your system that end up paying off in the long run. What seems like a small investment actually turns out to be a pretty major impact on the ability of your heater to do its job.

But let’s touch on the specifics so you can understand exactly how beneficial maintenance is for your heater.

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Is A Furnace Repair Worth the Cost?

Monday, December 2nd, 2019
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You’ve been trying to ignore that weird noise that your furnace heater has been making for a long while but you just can’t push it off anymore. At first you thought it may have just been a “quirk” that your furnace developed with its age. However, it only got louder and more aggressive and now you’re noticing that the heating doesn’t seem to be working just right.

It can be all too easy to put off this necessary service off, however. Maybe you can just get used to the noise, or perhaps you can simply use the heater a little less. The truth is thought that you are far better off getting a repair done now.

It’s time to face the music: your heater is due for furnace repair Buford, GA.

Why? Let us explain.

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Prep Your Home for Fall with Air Duct Cleaning

Monday, September 23rd, 2019

We’ve made it through a long, hot summer here in Buford and we’ve officially reached that point of the year where the weather is going to fluctuate from hot and cold for another few weeks. This is the perfect time of year for you to start thinking about your home’s indoor air quality. Fall is one of those times of the year that can be a little tough on your IAQ and you want to make sure that your home is in great shape before winter.

You can come to our professionals for an air duct cleaning service. A duct cleaning service is one of the best ways to boost your home’s IAQ. If you want great indoor air quality, you can schedule an appointment for air duct cleaning in Buford, GA today. Get in touch with our team.

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It Might be Time for a New AC System If…

Monday, September 9th, 2019

We’ve had a long summer here in Buford and it’s finally ending, it might be time for you to contact the professionals on our team. Have you had to repair your home’s air conditioner at least once every few summers for the past few years? Do you feel like your air conditioner just never keeps you cool? It might be time for you to contact the professionals on our team for AC installation in Buford, GA.

We know, we know, this isn’t exactly what you’d call “good news.” Installing a new air conditioning system isn’t something that’s easy to do or inexpensive, but we can make the process as easy as and as inexpensive as possible. Come to us when you want air conditioning care that really counts. We’re a step above the rest.

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It’s Time to Upgrade Your Thermostat!

Monday, August 26th, 2019

You tuned up your air conditioner this spring, you repaired any issues you might have had, but you’re still just not getting the air conditioning quality that you need in your home. What’s the issue? Well, the problem might actually be with the thermostat in your home. Your thermostat is in charge of a lot more than just a turning on and off your air conditioning system. Your thermostat is a tool that’s in charge of controlling the overall temperature of your home.

If you’re looking for a team that you can trust to help you boost your air conditioning in Buford, GA, make sure that you contact our professionals. If you’re underwhelmed with your air conditioning and can’t pinpoint the reason why, it’s time for you to contact our team of professionals.

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