“Can I Take Care of Maintenance Now?”

Monday, February 22nd, 2021
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Whether you have a central AC and a furnace or you depend on a heat pump for your comfort, maintenance is absolutely necessary to keep things running. Our team can provide the HVAC maintenance in Prescott Valley that you need to keep comfortable. The tune-up that we provide will benefit your AC in the future and can even help your heater run more effectively now. Let us explain how maintenance helps you and why there is nothing wrong with knocking it out early.

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How to Help Your Heat Pump

Monday, October 19th, 2020
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Your heat pump offers you some unique benefits for your home comfort. Specifically, your heat pump can help to both heat and cool your home. This is why these systems are ideal for homes in areas that don’t see extreme temperatures during the summer and winter seasons.

Now, while your heat pump has the ability to provide heating and cooling comfort to your home, it doesn’t always mean that it can do this without a little extra help. There are a few key things you can do to lend your heat pump a helping hand that will better equip it to do its job as it switches between cooling and heating modes later this year.

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How to Avoid a Dirty Evaporator Coil

Monday, September 7th, 2020
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Your evaporator coil is a highly essential part of your air conditioning system. Without that coil, your AC unit isn’t going to be able to cool any air to provide for your home. But what is it that could hinder the cooling process that your evaporator coil provides?

There is more than one issue that your evaporator coil can run into that is going to hinder the cooling process. However, one of the most common issues is getting dirty. Let us explain why.

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Does a Broken Compressor Mean a Repair or a Replacement?

Monday, August 24th, 2020

There are so many parts within your air conditioner that you can’t do without. Your compressor is one of them. Think of it similarly to a human body, your AC system’s thermostat is the brains of the operation, your refrigerant is the blood, and the compressor can be thought of as the heart. As you can imagine, a problem with the AC compressor is a serious issue.

The question is, however, when something is wrong with your compressor, do you need an AC repair in Prescott Valley, AZ or an AC replacement? We can let you know how to tell the difference between these two service needs for your system so you know what to call us for.

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Haven’t Scheduled Maintenance Yet? It Isn’t Too Late

Monday, August 10th, 2020
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What is one of the best ways that you can take care of your air conditioner? You can do this by scheduling yearly maintenance. If you read that and realized that you completely missed your annual tune-up, we want to let you know that it isn’t too late. If you still need a professional who can perform AC maintenance in Prescott, AZ for your unit, the team members at Cool Touch Air Conditioning and Heating can.

If you didn’t think that maintenance was possible or beneficial later in the year, we are happy to let you know the truth. Check out some of the benefits that even late maintenance can provide and then reach out to us for service.

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3 Problems a Dirty Filter Can Cause

Monday, July 27th, 2020
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There are plenty of things that your air conditioner can have trouble with. In many cases, those problems are best handled by professionals like those at Cool Touch Air Conditioning and Heating. This doesn’t mean that you can’t do anything to make things easier on your AC system tho.

When it comes to keeping your AC unit in good shape, one of the easiest things that you can do to help your system and your home comfort is to check and change out your AC filter. Let us explain why a dirty air filter can hinder your AC system’s operation and harm your comfort over time.

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Heat Pump or Central AC: Which is For You?

Monday, July 13th, 2020
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Are you due for a new air conditioning system? If you are it is a good idea to take a moment to consider your options. Even though it is hard to take some extra time to think over much of anything when the temperatures outside are sweltering, but you want to be sure you make the right choice! After all, you don’t just have one cooling option!

When it comes to keeping you cool during summer, we can help! Not only can we provide professional air conditioning installation but we can also give you some extra information on the different AC options you have so you can make an informed choice.

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How to Tell Your AC Needs to Retire

Monday, June 29th, 2020
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The heat is about to really rise in the next month or so which means now is the time when you want to double-down on making sure that your air conditioner is in good working order. If your system is on the fritz, you really want to get it fixed ASAP.

However, not every air conditioner is fixable. It has nothing to do with brand names, just with the fact that at a certain point, every AC unit needs to retire. And when this time comes, instead of scheduling another AC repair, you’ll need to reach out for an AC replacement in Prescott Valley.

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What Does an Icy AC Mean?

Monday, June 15th, 2020
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If you were to look in a refrigerator and see a small amount of ice around the edges of a drawer or the back of a shelf, what would you think it was an indication of? You’d probably recognize it as a sign that your fridge is working a little too well! So, what if you noticed the same thing in your air conditioner?

Contrary to what some may think, the build-up of ice in your air conditioner is actually a bad thing, rather than a sign that your AC is working double-time. Let us explain what an icy AC means, what causes it, and how to address the problem to save your system.

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5 Signs You Need to Schedule an AC Repair Service

Monday, May 18th, 2020

You’ve just come back from a long morning of playing on Tempe Lake and you are looking forward to taking a nice cool shower and relaxing in comfort in your home as the temperature reaches its peak for the day. Since you have a Wi-Fi thermostat, you whip out your phone before you get in the car and make sure that the AC is going to have the house at the right temperature by the time you get back.

Imagine your surprise when you walk in the door and find your home is only a degree or two cooler than the air outside. You probably wouldn’t be happy if this happened to you–and neither would we! If you are anything like us, you probably would want to understand what is wrong with your system and how to get it fixed as soon as possible.

We can help with that.

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