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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