Maynard Blog: Archive for April, 2019

Signs That It’s Time for Air Conditioning Replacement

Monday, April 22nd, 2019
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Summer will be here before we know it, which means that right now is a great time to check if your air conditioning system is up to the task of getting you through the season. If the system you’re using now isn’t up to this task, it’s better to upgrade it now than to wait for it to just fully break down on you—especially since that’s most likely to happen at the peak of summer heat.

You shouldn’t be without an air conditioner any longer than you need to be in the middle of one of the hottest days of the year!

Keep reading for some signs that it is, in fact, time to replace your air conditioner.

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“What Does it Mean for My Air Conditioner to Run in Short Bursts?”

Monday, April 8th, 2019
air-conditioner-unit

Well, it means your system is short-cycling, but is that a bad thing? Well, yes. There is never a circumstance in which short-cycling is normal. It’s a sign that your air conditioner is not functioning as it should be. In fact, it could mean that your cooling system is in need of major work. However, it’s not always indicative of a serious problem. So why worry about it?

Because, while your air conditioner might not break down entirely right away, and even if the issue is relatively simple to fix, continuing to run a short-cycling HVAC system is going to negatively impact that system and you in a number of ways! We really can’t stress this enough—no problem, minor or not, should be ignored. Keep reading to learn more about what causes this symptom, and the toll that short-cycling takes on your system.

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