Professional Heating & Air Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Mandeville’

4 Emergency Heating Repair Situations

Monday, January 16th, 2023

Although Louisiana residents don’t use their heaters nearly as much as their air conditioners, you want your heater to work when you need it. With our usually mild winters, it’s easier to overlook a heater that isn’t functioning at peak performance. 

However, there are some heater scenarios that when they happen, shouldn’t be ignored. From unusual noises and smells to a system that’s short cycling, here are 4 signs that you may need emergency heating repair in your Mandeville, LA home.

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Is an Electric Furnace Better Than a Gas Furnace?

Monday, November 21st, 2022
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When it’s time to purchase a new furnace for your home, there are a lot of factors to consider. It’s imperative to do your research and consult a professional before you make such a major purchase for your home. 

For homes that have access to natural gas, eventually, you’ll need to decide if you purchase a gas or electric furnace. Here’s a quick comparison of the different fuel options to help you make a well-informed decision. 

No matter which kind of furnace you choose, be sure to choose us for professional gas or electric furnace installation!

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When to Repair Your AC and When to Replace It

Monday, November 7th, 2022
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When your air conditioning system breaks down and needs to be repaired, many homeowners wonder: will I need to replace my air conditioner soon? Although no one wants to think about the expense and hassle of replacement, sometimes replacing an air conditioner is simply the best option. 

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What’s the Point of an AC Blog?

Monday, August 1st, 2022

There are usually two types of people who arrive at our blog posts. The first are some of our loyal fans who like to keep up to date on the technological advancements that this industry is making, along with some company announcements that might affect them. The second type are people who generally need help and get to our site using a search engine and need some answers.

People need air conditioning service in Mandeville, LA, and our blog serves as an entry point for you to learn about our company, our values, and some of the reasons why you might need to call a pro.

We can’t necessarily help you while you’re on this blog post, and we’re not going to be able to teach you how to fix your own air conditioner. But with the right information, we can keep you updated and confident about some of the important comfort choices you’re going to make down the line.

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Replacement vs. Repair: Which Does Your AC Need?

Monday, July 18th, 2022
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If you’ve lived in this area for even just a year, then you know just how sweltering our summers get. Therefore, you need a reliable and efficient air conditioner to get you through. This means that if you’ve come across this blog post, in the middle of summer, then you probably need help fast.

Maybe you’re wondering if you should call for repair, or if it’s finally time to replace your aging air conditioner. Whichever Mandeville, LA air conditioning service you need, the team here at Professional Heating & Air is here to help. We are available to provide any repairs you need for your air conditioner, as well as advise you on your replacement options.

Of course, except in the case of a total air conditioner breakdown, repairs are always a possibility. But repairs aren’t always the most economical decision, especially when it comes to an aging system. Read on to learn when it’s reasonable to invest in a repair, and when it’s a better choice to consider an air conditioner upgrade.

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“What’s That Sound?”

Monday, May 9th, 2022

Air conditioners aren’t supposed to be noisy. If you were to take any one piece of advice from this blog post, then it should be that. Your AC unit, while it might send air gently wafting into the rooms of your home, should never produce loud or uncomfortable noises. If it is, then there’s something clearly wrong with it and it might require the attention of a professional!

This blog is dedicated to informing our customers about some of the strange or uncomfortable noises an air conditioner can make. When you recognize one of these noises, take this as a guide to call our team for air conditioning services in Mandeville, LA. Then, with a professional on the case, you can sit back and relax knowing that the problem will be fixed!

So, let’s start talking about some of the noises that your air conditioner might be making that signal the need for support.

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It’s Time to Get Your Short Cycling AC Fixed!

Monday, April 11th, 2022

You’ve probably heard us talk about a short cycling AC a few times on this blog. It’s a serious issue that is not nearly widespread enough in terms of awareness. That’s okay, we’ll take this head-on, one blog post at a time!

Today, we’re going to talk about short cycling. We’ll discuss what it is, why it happens, and why it’s so important to get it fixed when you notice it. Sometimes it can be due to something simple like a refrigerant leak, and other times it’s a lot more complicated and requires very precise HVAC work. Thankfully, the team here at Professional Heating & Air specializes in air conditioning repair in Mandeville, LA, and we’ll get to work quickly to remedy your problem.

Keep reading to learn more about short cycling, the cooling process, and where you can help your system run more effectively.

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What is Mercaptan, and Is It in Your Home?

Monday, February 14th, 2022

If you use a gas furnace in your home, then you’re just one of the millions of homeowners that utilize this technology. Gas furnaces are safe, affordable, and efficient for homes that require powerful heating. With all that said, we need to be clear about how the process works and when you might encounter the need for heating repair in Mandeville, LA.

We’ll start this conversation by talking about mercaptan, a chemical that you might not know much about. It exists in every home with a gas furnace and it’s something that you might want to be aware of the next time you encounter a furnace issue.

Today, we’re going to start by investigating this mysterious chemical and find out what it does for you and your family. Then, we’ll go on to discuss when you might need professional help to fix your furnace, all based around detecting this chemical.

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Which Heater Is the Most Energy-Efficient?

Monday, December 6th, 2021

Down here in Mandeville, LA, we don’t get the coldest temperatures imaginable. Things sure do get chilly, especially at night, but we’re not really going through any safety emergencies when our heaters run into problems. The most important factor of our heating systems is their efficiency. The more efficient your heater is, the better off you will be going forward and the less you’ll have to pay for your bills!

This blog post is all about energy efficiency. We want to talk about how to measure it, what it actually means, and which heating system is the most efficient when you’re choosing one. This is going to be important in the future because when utility bills rise, it can be a sign that you need heating repair in Mandeville, LA, and that’s going to depend on the efficiency of your system starting out.

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Why Heat Pump Maintenance Is Twice a Year

Monday, September 27th, 2021

We’ve seen plenty of frustrated customers that learn about heat pump maintenance being twice a year. If it feels like some sort of scam, or like a recommendation rather than a necessary service, we completely understand. As new technology becomes widely available, it’s up to companies like ours to help homeowners learn about why these systems need the services they do. So we’ve taken it upon ourselves today to talk about heat pump maintenance.

Heat pump air conditioning in Mandeville, LA is popular. We’ve got a lot of homes in our area that are cooled and heated by heat pump systems. That’s why we need to talk about how important it is that your heat pump gets maintenance twice a year. This is a necessary service that’s going to keep the system’s warranty active, keep it in good condition, and extend its lifespan. Keep reading to find out more.

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