AC Repair: Signs that Air Conditioner Repair is Needed04/27/2015The temperatures are rising in Moline and so are the chances that you’ll be flipping on your air conditioner to stay comfortable. Greater usage also means there is a greater chance for the need of AC repair. Here are a couple tips on what to be on the lookout for and signs that you may need to call in a professional to take a look at your air conditioner. Air isn’t getting cold – Possibly one of the most noticeable signs that your air conditioner isn’t working right is if the air coming out is warm. If you’ve adjusted the thermostat and aren’t feeling the results in your home, it’s a good indication that you’ll need someone to check it out. Keep in mind if it’s an extremely hot day, it may take longer for your home to cool down. Decrease in airflow – If the air coming out of your vents doesn’t seem to be coming out as fast or strong as normal, there could be something wrong. First, try to swap out your air filter and if you already have, it’s time to call in the professionals at J.L. Brady Company LLC. Odd sounds/clinking – Weird sounds coming from your air conditioner is likely not a good thing. Listen to your air conditioner to hear if it’s making any unusual sounds such as clanking, buzzing or rattling. There are a lot of moving parts inside your air conditioner, which can become loose or damaged due to wear and tear When it’s running effectively, try and pay attention to how your air conditioner typically sounds. Observe the airflow and how it sounds when working. This will be helpful and provide you with an understanding of what is typical behavior from your air conditioning system. Regular maintenance also helps reveal issues before your air conditioner is out-of-service. Set up an appointment with J.L. Brady Company LLC this spring to proactively make sure your air conditioner is ready to go. Before it gets too warm, test out your air conditioner to see how it runs so you can make any appropriate repairs. When it is hot out you don’t want to have your indoor comfort compromised as a result of a broken air conditioner. If you see any signs that your air conditioner needs repair, give J.L. Brady Company LLC a call at 309-517-7511 to set up an appointment or schedule it online with the online scheduler.