SPS Mechanical Inc. Blog: Archive for July, 2016

If Your Ductless System Has These Symptoms, It’s Time for a New One

Monday, July 25th, 2016

We’re heading into a record breaking summer season, which means your air conditioning system needs to be in top condition if you want to stay cool. For some of us, it’s time to replace our air conditioning systems that just can’t perform anymore. If you’re using a ductless system to keep your home comfortable this summer, make sure that it’s able to actually deliver results. If not, you’re going to want to replace it now so it doesn’t have the chance to let you down in the middle of a hot summer day. Let’s take a look at some of the signs that you need a ductless system replacement.

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Yes, Your Heat Pump Needs Maintenance Twice a Year

Monday, July 18th, 2016

If you use a heat pump to keep comfortable all year round, you may have heard that those systems require more maintenance than the traditional climate control system. This is true, but it often goes ignored by homeowners who think annual maintenance is enough. Let’s take a look at the importance of preventive maintenance, and why heat pumps need it twice a year.

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Beware These Ductless Issues

Monday, July 11th, 2016

If you’re using a ductless system to condition your home this summer, you should keep an eye out for some of the common problems that it may run into. As with all climate control systems, the more you use your ductless system, the more stress you will place on it and the more likely it will be for problems to occur. Let’s take a look at some of the symptoms of common ductless problems you can run into this summer.

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Is Heat Pump Ice a Good Thing?

Monday, July 4th, 2016

If you notice ice forming on your heat pump this summer, you might take it to be a good thing at first. After all, isn’t the system supposed to be getting cold while it’s cooling your home? However, heat pump ice is far from a good thing. In fact, it’s a sign that your system is in deep trouble. Let’s take a look at what causes heat pump ice, and why you should call for repairs as soon as you notice it.

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