Facemyer Air Conditioning and Heating Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Winter Park’

The Difference Between Ground/Air Sourced Heat Pumps

Monday, June 20th, 2022

Did you know that another name for a geothermal heating and cooling system, is a “ground-sourced” heat pump? It makes sense if you think about it! The heat pump sources its heat from underground instead of from the air, and that’s what makes it so effective at keeping your home comfortable!

However, we do need to talk about a point of confusion that we’ve seen homeowner run into. Geothermal heat pumps are not the same thing as air-sourced heat pumps. These systems draw their heat from very different places, they have completely different efficiency ratings, and they’re going to be better for different homes.

Let’s take today to discuss these two types of heat pumps in Winter Park, FL, and figure out which one might be right for you. Don’t worry, if you have any additional questions, or if you’re concerned about heat pump technology, you can always call our team!

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5 Common Problems With an AC

Monday, April 25th, 2022

AC repairs can be hard to figure out from a customer’s perspective. Every time something bad happens, it can be easy to get anxious and think about whether or not your system is broken down for good or if it’s on its way out. Well, when you’ve got a team of professionals that truly care about your home comfort and your budget, it makes your life a lot easier.

Today, we want to alleviate some stress in some of our customers by talking about repair needs that can be fixed with professional service. While these problems are common, they’re tricky. A professional has the right tools and experience to provide you with proper air conditioning repair in Winter Park, FL.

Don’t panic! If you notice that your AC is plagued with one of these problems, then you can count on our team to have it fixed properly.

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The Problem Could Be in Your Ductwork

Monday, August 23rd, 2021

It’s a frustrating experience for sure, calling for air conditioning service in Winter Park, FL over and over again. But the issue isn’t really being resolved as much as you’d hope and you’re wondering what the problem is. It sounds like the professionals you hired are doing their job, but what gives? Is there some invisible issue hidden within the casing of your AC’s outdoor cabinet that’s causing you problems?

Unfortunately, there’s not an invisible problem with your AC. At least we’ve never come across any supernatural causes for concern. However, the answer could be simpler than you think.

Ductwork is required to transport the cooled air from the AC system to the rooms of your home. If there’s something wrong with your air ducts, then it could feel like your AC is constantly on the fritz when it’s not. Temperatures could be too high, there could be poor airflow, and your home could just not be comfortable. Let’s find out if your ductwork is to blame!

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AC FAQ: Detecting an Electrical AC Issue

Monday, July 26th, 2021

Air conditioners are not like gas-using appliances or fireplaces that burn wood. Every single air conditioning system uses electricity to get the job done, from portable window units to whole-home central AC systems. If your electrical system is struggling to run your air conditioner properly, or there’s some kind of electrical problem occurring in your home, then you’re going to need to get it fixed. There’s no other type of AC to turn to, they all require a stable electrical current to keep your home comfortable.

That being said, when it comes to AC repair in Winter Park, FL, electrical issues are some of the most affordable problems to fix. They can often be pinpointed as a single frayed wire, a broken capacitor, or something else.

Today, we’re going to talk about some of the ways you can find out that your AC is struggling with an electrical problem. Then we’ll walk you through some next steps.

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