AIR CONDITIONER FAQS
No, we don’t recommend it because it can do more harm than good. They typically don’t get dirty when they are not being used—and people often forget to take the covers off before they turn on the air conditioner in spring. Covers also trap moisture that could lead to damage. Finally, rodents like to make a nest in warm, covered spots for winter!
Yes, it will keep your warranty intact. It will also increase efficiency and performance, extending the life of your cooling unit and reducing your energy costs. Maintenance services can also help you avoid costly repairs—since techs can detect small problems before they get worse.
Contact us as soon as you notice this problem—it could mean the difference between an inexpensive repair and an expensive replacement. You may have a defective blower motor or a low level of refrigerant that could be caused by a leaking or loose-fitting valve. It could also be caused by a dirty air filter or evaporator coil that is clogging airflow—and your air conditioner just needs a tune-up.
Not necessarily. Too big of air conditioner will cool the house adequately, but will not have enough run time to properly remove humidity, which is key to your comfort. When you have S&R install your central air conditioning system, you can count on us to provide you with the correctly sized unit for your Woodbury home.
It stands for Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio, which determines the efficiency of your unit on a scale from 10 to 20. The higher the SEER rating, the more you save on energy consumption.