Shift Air Mechanical Ltd. B.C. Blog: Posts Tagged ‘AC Repair’

Don’t Give Up Hope on Quality AC Services

Monday, August 23rd, 2021

Is this your second time needing AC repairs in Columbia Valley this year? Or perhaps it’s your second time in recent memory and you’re starting to get fed up. Believe us, we understand the sentiment. Nothing feels worse than purchasing an expensive piece of equipment for your home comfort, only to then be spending way more than you budgeted to get this system fixed. It feels like you’ve been cheated, right?

Well, not all AC companies in Cranbrook or Columbia Valley are created equal. Some technicians might fix problems quickly, but not everyone gets to the root of the problem or discusses the option of replacement with you. That’s what we’re here to talk about today.

Don’t give up hope! Your comfort is an important piece of your home, and you should never have to compromise it. Our team has a few tips that could keep you feeling positive going forward so that you’re getting the most out of the money you invest in your system.

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AC Noises: What They Mean

Monday, August 9th, 2021

Is your air conditioner making noises? We’re not talking about the kind of noise where you put your ear up to the vents and hear the sound of a gentle breeze. We’re talking about the noises that make you uncomfortable, scared, or downright angry. These noises signal problems that always need to be addressed by a professional, and we’re here to talk about those types of problems.

If you’re confused, or you just want to get to the bottom of your AC’s strange sound, then you’re in the right place. We’ll talk about some of the most common AC noises we come across and why they mean you need to invest in AC repair in Columbia Valley.

The goal is that after reading this, and reading how serious a repair need like this can be, you’ll call for professional help from a team that cares about you. Sound good?

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No Cooling? Here’s Our Emergency Checklist

Monday, July 12th, 2021

We’ve all been there—your air conditioner suddenly clicks off, the air stops flowing from your vents, and you start panicking because the heatwave has only just arrived. Before you run to the hills and give up on your home cooling, we’ve got an emergency checklist that can help you get things on track quickly.

We want to be completely honest and tell you that air conditioning systems are complex. You should never open up your system and try to perform AC repair in Columbia Valley on your own. Not only will this void the warranty of your system, but it will also cause a multitude of problems and most likely make things worse.

The most important step on this checklist is to call us, because we’re a team of certified professionals that will always get the job done right. Let’s see what else you can do to get your home cooled down and comfortable in the meantime.

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Why Professional AC Repair Matters

Monday, May 17th, 2021

We know, compared to having a family friend or a local amateur perform repairs, professional services might seem like a luxury. We’ve even met homeowners would are surprised that anyone would call for a professional technician to repair their air conditioner. Well, little did they know that this should be the norm, and anyone who isn’t calling for professional service is likely paying for it in some form or another.

We’re not trying to scare anyone into calling us for AC repair in Columbia Valley. We just want to be honest with you. Professional AC repair can help you avoid complicated problems down the line and make your life a lot easier. It can even save you money where amateur repairs would cost more.

We can explain all of this and more. Just keep reading as we go through the details!

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A Refrigerant Leak? Now?

Monday, April 5th, 2021

You might be thinking that it’s absurd to have a refrigerant leak in the spring and not the summer. You’ve barely even touched your air conditioning system this year, so what gives?

Well, unfortunately like most problems we encounter, we don’t necessarily get to choose when they happen. It’s possible that while your system sat dormant over the winter, a refrigerant leak sprang up due to some nasty critters, a flying pebble in the wind, or something else. Don’t worry, AC repair in Canal Flats, BC can be easy and affordable with the right team.

Today we’ll cover all the ins and outs of a refrigerant leak. We’ll show you how to detect one, what happens when they come up, and what you can do to mitigate the issue. Don’t ignore it or pretend your AC will work until the fall when you can get it repaired, this problem will likely get worse the longer it goes unchecked.

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5 Things to Remember About Springtime AC

Monday, March 22nd, 2021

Now that temperatures are finally on the rise and we’re spending more time outdoors, it’s nice to take a breath of fresh air. You made it through the winter, even with all of your heater problems, you’re finally in the clear!

However, if you’re a proactive homeowner, this might not be good enough for you. You want to see everything that’s coming down the line, and you know just as well as any that your air conditioner is going to be heavily used in just a couple of months. So, it’s important to take care of AC problems before they crop up on the hottest days of the year, right?

Today, we’re going to cover the benefits of AC maintenance in Canal Flats, BC, as well as why getting your system repaired now is always better than in the middle of summer. Dust off your AC and let’s get to work!

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