SPS Mechanical Inc. Blog : Archive for the ‘Air Conditioning’ Category

Does Your AC Need Fixing?

Monday, September 20th, 2021

While the rest of the country might be pulling out the pumpkins and dusting off their heating systems, we’ve still got plenty of hot days ahead of us. We’re going to need our air conditioners, at least for the next few months. AC repairs might not be as high a priority for other areas of the nation as it is for us! That’s why we’ve decided to dive deep into the topic of air conditioning repair in Glassboro.

Take a quick stroll around your air conditioner while it’s running on a hot day. Do you notice anything peculiar? Is it grumbling and making uncomfortable noises? Is it giving you cool air that’s tainted with a foul odor? These are things you should take note of and call us to help fix.

It doesn’t matter if the heat of the summer is over. These problems will also likely get worse before next summer, so it’s really in your best interest to get in touch with us!

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AC Installation Is an Exciting Opportunity!

Monday, September 6th, 2021

Sometimes it can be easy to get caught in the numbers. A new air conditioner costs how much? Why are air conditioners getting so expensive? This is a sentiment we completely understand, and it’s why we’ve devoted a whole blog post to inform you about installing air conditioning in West Deptford.

When you’re ready to take a step towards a new AC system and you’ve done preparations, it can be an exciting time. Air conditioners are more expensive these days, but that’s because they’re just that much more efficient and convenient than they used to be.

The time of the old window AC unit is over. And central air conditioning systems might not cut it for some homeowners. Keep reading to learn more about the different systems we install, and how this exciting opportunity can help you learn about the comfort and savings in your own home!

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3 Common Customer Frustrations

Monday, August 23rd, 2021

We’re not the typical HVAC contractor in our area. While yes, we provide all of the necessary services that air conditioning service providers do, we don’t have the attitudes that a lot of other companies might. For starters, we’re a local team that considers itself part of the community, which means we’ll always be on the side of consumers. We’ve got friends, neighbors, and family in this area, so we’ll always provide air conditioning repair in Sewell, NJ at affordable rates with great results.

That’s why we’d like to take today to address some problems with the HVAC industry, and what our team is doing to alleviate them. While many of these issues don’t come directly from us, we’re constantly asked about them from homeowners who are concerned. Encountering problems with amateur service technicians and having a botched installation can be extremely frustrating to a homeowner.

So, let’s talk about these frustrations, and how we can help!

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Your AC Should NOT Be Doing This

Monday, July 26th, 2021

Okay, there might be a few things your air conditioner shouldn’t be doing, but we want to be very clear about one of them. Most problems that occur within an air conditioner can be detected through normal means by a homeowner. A clogged condensate drain will show up as leaking water or mold growth. A refrigerant leak will give off a “chloroform-like” scent as well as a bubbling and hissing sound. When it comes to short-cycling, however, many homeowners don’t even know this is a problem.

If you’re like many other homeowners, then you’re probably vigilant about your air conditioning in West Deptford. You want to know the moment when something is wrong so you can get it fixed, right?

If you’ve never heard the term short-cycling before, or you have but you’re not entirely sure why it’s a problem, then this post is for you.

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Beat the Heat AND High Prices With Us

Monday, July 12th, 2021

It’s no secret at this point that the HVAC industry is encountering some unprecedented price hikes for components and full system installations. As the pandemic starts to slow down, many—if not all—homeowners are making the decision to finally upgrade their home comfort system to better suit their needs.

If you’ve been in the market recently for a new air conditioner, your head is probably spinning with the thought of paying so much. You’ve probably even looked at certain HVAC amateurs who could install a system for a cheaper price, but you’re likely not getting the quality air conditioning service in Glassboro that you deserve. So, what’s the solution?

If you keep reading, we’ve got a quick guide on how to handle the current situation. We won’t charge you exorbitant prices unless it’s absolutely necessary, so the earlier you call us the better off you’ll be!

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Central AC Vs. Heat Pump Cooling

Tuesday, June 1st, 2021

Sometimes comparing two completely different air conditioning systems can be like comparing apples and oranges. As local professionals, we completely understand this, which is why we like to pay an up-close and personal visit with your system to make sure it’s running as it should. However, until then, we need to compare two important systems so that you’ve got a baseline of what type of air conditioner you will want in the future.

If your air conditioner is on its way out, or it’s starting to buckle under the pressure of harsh summer heatwaves, then you might be looking for a new system to replace it. In this case, we want you to keep reading so we can fill you in on some great options when it comes to air conditioning installation in Sewell, NJ.

There are two main types of air conditioners we’re going to explore today: central AC systems and heat pump units.

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HVAC Tips: How to Choose a Contractor

Monday, May 3rd, 2021

Forgive us if we might be biased in answering this question, but we think we’ve got some insight to share. We get questions about this all the time, and it’s important that we be honest with our customers, our neighbors, and our friends and family. Choosing a contractor for HVAC service is hard, and unless you ask the right questions or search for the right team, you might be left in the dust with a subpar repair that makes you unhappy.

Sure, we might believe that we’re the best team to call for HVAC in Deptford Township, but it doesn’t really matter what we believe. It’s what customers believe and think. When you look at our reviews and how our business’s reputation has developed, it’s not hard to see.

So, we hope you’ll join us as we talk about some of the best ways to differentiate the bad, the good, and the best HVAC professionals you can hire.

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Short-Cycling: What It Means and How to Avoid It

Monday, October 5th, 2020

Short-cycling seems to be a problem that’s a little too complex for the average homeowner, but common enough to still cause headaches. For something with such a simple name, it can really be one of the worst things to find out about. If a professional tells you that your air conditioner is short-cycling, or you hear the dreaded frequent cycles for yourself, then it can be hard not to panic.

But the first thing we’ll tell you is not to panic. We take care of everyone’s central air conditioning in Deptford Township, so short-cycling isn’t exactly a problem we’re unfamiliar with.

Stay tuned as we go into detail about this problem. We’ll talk about signs to notice, problems that come with short-cycling, and more importantly—what you can do to fix it. Don’t neglect your air conditioner or pretend it’s not cycling abnormally, make sure you call us today.

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Is It Too Late for AC Maintenance? No!

Monday, September 21st, 2020

When you open the fridge and notice it’s a lot emptier than you thought, would you ever say that it’s “too late to go grocery shopping?” Or how about when your car requires an oil change, would you say that you’ve waited “too long” to get an oil change? Absolutely not! Sometimes there are things in life that are better done late than never done at all!

That missed oil change can destroy the engine of your car, and without groceries, how are you supposed to cook dinner? Likewise, without AC maintenance, your air conditioner will start running into surprise problems and its efficiency levels will drop. Nobody wants these kinds of outcomes, so we’re going to talk about why it’s so important to invest in air conditioning maintenance in Deptford Township!

Fall, spring, winter, it doesn’t matter when you get your AC maintained, only that you get it done in the first place!

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You Might Need a New Air Conditioner

Monday, September 7th, 2020

We get it: that’s not necessarily the sentence you want to hear right now. But let’s be honest, we’re not the kind of HVAC team to lie to you, are we? It’s true, your air conditioner could be on its last legs and it’s about time you did something about it. Would you rather be surprised by a sudden breakdown or meet this ordeal head-on and replace it with something better?

Luckily, you’ve got plenty of options. From heat pumps to more efficient central air conditioners, there are various different types of air conditioners to choose from. The most important thing you can do as a homeowner is to get well-acquainted with air conditioning in Deptford Township.

What kinds of air conditioners are out there? What system would best benefit your home? Those are all questions we’ll seek to answer in this blog, so keep reading!

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