Maynard Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Air Conditioning’

The Maynard Man Responds: Is Ice Ever Normal To See on an Air Conditioner?

Monday, June 14th, 2021
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The Maynard Man has seen just about everything when it comes to air conditioning systems. Whatever repair need a homeowner has, it’s one that we can manage!

So, let’s say you’ve noticed your air conditioner doesn’t seem to be providing the cooled air you expect. You go to investigate and you see something a bit strange: ice has formed on your air conditioner, probably on the evaporator coil.

Now, The Maynard Man gets it—many people think this is an okay sight. After all, your air conditioner chills air, right? Well … not quite, Read on as we uncover why ice is a problem and not something you should see on your AC system.

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The Maynard Man Explains Short-Cycling and Why it’s Bad News for Your AC

Monday, April 5th, 2021
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The Maynard Man wants you to use your air conditioner as effectively and efficiently as possible. But if your system is short-cycling, this is not going to be the case.

Short cycling serves as a symptom of a problem within your air conditioner, as well as the cause of more problems. In some cases, a simple adjustment or two from our professionals is enough to solve the problem. In many cases though, this issue requires extensive professional repairs from trained and experienced HVAC technicians.

Short-cycling is definitely one of those things that shouldn’t be ignored. Otherwise, you might find yourself buying a new air conditioner out of necessity, a lot sooner than you should have had to.

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The Maynard Man Shares: How to Shut Down Your AC for Fall

Monday, September 7th, 2020

In just a couple of months, we won’t have a need for our AC systems anymore and will be ready to turn our attention to heating maintenance. In the meantime though, that doesn’t mean you should just forget all about your cooling system! There are steps you can take now to care for your AC to ensure that next spring, you’ll have a fully functional and efficiently working air conditioner.

Read on as The Maynard Man shares some tips on how to appropriately shut down your AC for fall!

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How to Boost Your AC Efficiency This Summer

Monday, March 25th, 2019
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You won’t meet a lot of longtime Nashville residents who aren’t painfully aware of how hot and humid our summer climate is, and how vital air conditioning is to the comfort of our homes and buildings. Air conditioning is necessary for comfort sure, but it’s vital to making your living space even bearable over the summer.

But do you use your air conditioner as efficiently as you can each year? The good news is, you can make some small changes in your home and with your cooling practices that can boost AC efficiency, and as a result save energy and subsequent money, as well.

How so? Read on!

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Wednesday, October 10th, 2018

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Call Maynard for all your heating, air conditioning, electrical, and commercial HVAC needs.

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