When you are living a place that has hot summers, you must have a strong air conditioner to keep up with the demands that are put on it, to keep up with the heat. And in order for the air conditioner to keep you cool, it must be running efficiently at all times. The actually many things that can go wrong with an air conditioner, so can not always know with certainty what exactly is wrong. Your air conditioning unit may stop working because of a main component failure such as a condenser or it could be something as simple as a loose or broken wire that interrupt the power going into the air conditioner. Whether you are good enough to do some of the repairs or all of the repairs yourself, it will still benefit you to know a little about your air conditioning system so that at least have
an idea what is wrong. Most ac repair technicians are honest people. Unfortunately, some are trained specifically to take advantage of those that are not knowledgeable about air conditioning parts and components. As you might have already experienced, the cost of an ac repair can vary wildly between ac companies. Some may have inexperienced technicians while some are just replacing unnecessary components or parts.
The coil system is a main component of your air conditioning system. It is also a component that can often get clogged. When your home no longer feels cold, but more clammy, it is often the coil that is not operating correctly. The job of the coil is to extract humidity. So when there is not proper air flow, the coil will not work effectively to extract the humidity. Many times you can fix the problem yourself by vacuuming or rinsing the dust and dirt from the coil unit.
One of potentially the easiest and most common repairs is replacing the thermostat. That should be one of the first places you check. A thermostat