5 Signs You Need a Commercial Air Conditioning Repair

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The most common calls we get to the months leading up to summer are commercial air conditioning repairs. When you own a commercial establishment, you want to ensure that your employees and customers feel comfortable in that space. This includes installing and maintaining a commercial air conditioner that can help keep your establishment cool during the hot summer months. However, your commercial air conditioner will lose efficiency and may need repairs over time. As we get closer to warmer weather, we put together some of the most common signs that you may need a commercial air conditioning repair is needed sooner rather than later.

  1. Warm Airflow

If your commercial air conditioner is not operating properly, then it may not be able to distribute cool air throughout your establishment. Instead, the warm air will continue to circulate the space, and this will be a source of discomfort for your customers and employees.

If your air conditioner is not generating enough cool air, then you need to get it fixed now. This can be caused from a wide range of issues such as evaporator coils, air filter, condenser coils, refrigerant levels and more. By choosing to opt into preventative maintenance plans, a technician will inspect all of these before they become a bigger problem.

  1. Short Cycling

A commercial air conditioner cycles on and off in order to distribute cool air throughout your establishment. However, if the air conditioner is not properly working, then it may not be able to maintain the temperature that you desire. Instead, the air conditioner will cycle on and off, on and off, and this will be a source of concern for your customers and employees.

If you notice that your commercial air conditioner is short cycling, then you should call an HVAC technician. Otherwise, you will continue to experience warm air, and a possible increase in your electric bill.

  1. Odd Noises

What is that noise? When a commercial air conditioner begins to malfunction, it may begin to emit odd noises. For example, an air conditioner may begin to make a humming noise or a squeaking or grinding noise. If you notice that your commercial air conditioner is making odd noises, then a commercial air conditioning repair or maintenance will be needed. Although odd noises is something you want to ignore, some parts just may becoming loose and can easily be fixed if caught in time.

  1. Shaking or Vibrating

 

If your commercial air conditioner is shaking or vibrating, then there is most likely a problem with your fan motor or compressor. Another common reason for vibration accompanied with noises is that there is a foreign object in your equipment. It is not uncommon for systems places near trees to experience branches and leaves falling into the fans.

If you notice that your commercial air conditioner is shaking or vibrating, then you need to place a call for commercial air conditioning repair. Otherwise, you may have to close down your establishment if the shaking or vibrating continues.

 

  1. Weak Airflow

A commercial air conditioner distributes cool air throughout your establishment. If you are experiencing weak airflow, it may be a problem with your air ducts. Damaged, dirty, or not properly sealed ducts can cause a loss of airflow. This can cause your system to overwork and

 

Getting Commercial Air Conditioning Repairs

Without proper maintenance, you will find yourself making commercial air conditioning repair calls more frequently.  Keep your commercial air conditioner in top condition with the help of R&R Refrigeration and Air Conditioning. We are HVAC contractors that offer commercial air conditioning maintenance in California. We can perform all commercial air conditioning repairs for all commercial properties, including office buildings, hotels, retail environments, and facilities. Call us today!

1 thought on “5 Signs You Need a Commercial Air Conditioning Repair”

  1. My husband said that he was at work the other day and noticed that the AC in his building was making a grinding noise. It’s good to know that this sound and others can be an indication that something needs repair. I’ll make sure to help him find a repair company that can come in asap to fix it.

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