Dynamic Mechanical Plumbing Heating & Air Conditioning Blog : Archive for April, 2016

Why Might My AC Drop in Efficiency?

Monday, April 25th, 2016

If you have always had sky-high energy costs when cooling your home, you may have simply invested in an inefficient cooling system. There is really no way in which to resolve this issue, unless you want to replace your AC with a more efficient model. However, if your air conditioner used to function efficiently, but you notice, as we move into this summer season, that it is costing more and more to keep your home cool and comfortable, there are a number of problems that may potentially be to blame. We recommend contacting a member of our staff if you notice that your AC efficiency is going down the tubes, but here are a few tips from the Bristol, CT AC pros on our staff.

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Don’t Overlook Your Air Filter This Summer

Monday, April 18th, 2016

If you are serious about getting a great performance from the air conditioning system in your home, then you absolutely must schedule your air conditioning maintenance services in West Hartford, CT with a skilled, trained professional. There is one specific air conditioning maintenance service that you must handle on your own as needed, though, and that is changing your air filter. You cannot rely solely on your air conditioning maintenance technician when it comes to changing your air filter, as you are only going to be scheduling routine maintenance once or twice a year. Your air filter demands more frequent changing than this, and it is a simple way in which to protect the quality of its operation.

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Why Is My Air Conditioner Short Cycling?

Monday, April 11th, 2016

Well, it’s certainly not feeling very warm out there yet, is it? Temperatures aren’t even warm enough for it to feel like spring, let alone as though summer is on its way. On its way summer is, though, and now is a great time to ensure that your air conditioner is ready for it. Scheduling routine AC maintenance is a must if you hope to cool your home effectively and reliably once the summer season is finally upon us. Just remember, though, that even the most well-maintained air conditioners may stumble from time to time. If you encounter problems with your AC, such as short cycling, let us know right away.

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Is My Gas Line Leaking?

Monday, April 4th, 2016

Natural gas certainly ranks among the most popular of all fuels used in homes. Natural gas stoves and ranges, water heaters, furnaces, boilers and even clothes dryers are all very prevalent in the residential sector. The popularity of natural gas is certainly not difficult to understand, either. Natural gas is quite affordable, and is rather clean-burning for a fossil fuel. The fact that it is piped directly to one’s home also makes it very convenient and reliable. You’ll never have to worry about running out of natural gas, storing it on your property, or forgetting to schedule a delivery. However, this fuel does require hookups and piping, and any problems with your natural gas line must be taken incredibly seriously. That is why it so important that you learn to tell if your gas line in Plainville, CT is leaking.

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