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- We service all air conditioner, heat pump and furnace brands.
- No after hours fees.
- No holiday fees.
- Same day customer service.
- 2-year warranty on all parts and repairs.
How old is your air conditioning system? An older system will reach a point where it costs too much to operate. When repairs are no longer an option, trust the experts at Craft Refrigeration Heating & Cooling to analyze your home and make sure your new cooling system is properly sized. Our technicians have the experience and knowledge needed to help you choose the best solution for your home.
Why Furnace and AC Repair Should Be Handled By a Professional
The extremities of winter and summer keep us acutely aware of the importance of the cooling and heating systems in our homes and offices. Important as these systems are, they inevitably do fail to function sometimes and especially when we need them most.
When the inevitable happens, some people take it upon themselves to carry out repair jobs while others seek professional help. While a measure of DIY activity might prove useful, these systems are best handled by professionals. There are many underlying issues in systems repair that only a trained professional can competently deal with.
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When your furnace breaks down and you get tempted to repair it, it is important to remember that unless you are a trained technician you are handling a piece of equipment whose exact workings you are not aware of.
If the system has suddenly stopped working and you attempted to fix it you’ll discover that it could be emitting excessive heat that could scald the skin. The pipes of the furnace could also be under extreme pressure. Remember too that furnaces run on fuel that is highly combustible. In a nutshell, you are facing extreme danger if you are not trained in the repair of a heating system. Not only do you risk personal injury when you attempt DIY repairs but you could also be endangering the lives of your loved ones. Repairs done by non-professionals could lead to fire explosions and gas leaks both of which could be lethal.
When a furnace stops working or develops some unusual problem, how do you tell what the problem is? Is it a problem with the ignition controls or are your filters clogged? Could it also be a problem with the thermostat or could you simply have forgotten to schedule the system’s annual maintenance? As you can see, there are several factors that could cause system malfunction or failure and unless you know what the problem is you could actually end up causing more damage. That is why it is always more reasonable to entrust the work to Craft Furnace Repair professionals.
More expensive and time-consuming
While the person who decides to personally repair a malfunctioning or broken-down system might think that they are saving money, they could actually end up spending more money in the long run. Should the repair attempt fail to produce results, you’ll need to call a professional in which case your efforts will have been wasted. Should the DIY repair job end up damaging other parts of the system, these will have to be replaced at an additional cost.
Since the untrained person is simply groping in the dark, a DIY repair job takes longer than would be the case if the job was handled by a professional. This is not only time-wasting but could also have some unpleasant consequences. You can imagine what it would mean if you were to try to fix a malfunctioning system in the midst of a bitter winter. The discomfort you’ll have to endure is not really worth it when you consider that the charges of Siler City Furnace Repair professionals are really reasonable.
Fixing a malfunctioning AC
When the AC system develops problems, before you decide to pick a screwdriver and start fixing it, it is important to remember that there are many reasons that could be the cause of the system’s failure.
If the outside fan of your AC stops working, for instance, you’ll have problems with the transfer of hot air. The system could also be short of refrigerant. It is also possible that the system is poorly wired. In summary, many things could be wrong with the system and the untrained person will not easily find out what the problem is.
Perhaps what should make the diehard DIY person appreciate the importance of seeking professional help is that some of the problems with AC systems present grave danger including gas leaks and fire explosions. Contacting Pittsboro AC Repair professionals will help you get to the root of the problem to obtain a long lasting solution.
Sometimes the problem is elsewhere
While your AC could have shown signs of malfunctioning, it is not always the case that the problem is with the system. A system in perfect working condition that does not get adequate supply of power will fail to work. Entrusting a non-professional to check such a system might actually end up causing damage to a system that really does not need to be repaired.
Handling of liabilities
Every repair job carries a considerable risk. Things could go wrong leading to gas leaks and fire explosions. While this is the exception rather than the rule, as a property owner you want to be sure that you are covered.
Craft AC Repair professionals are insured and should the worst happen they will handle the liabilities that arise. Of course this is not the case when you deal with a non-professional and uninsured firm or decide to do the job yourself.
In addition to doing the job right the first time professionals save you time. A DIY job on the other hand might require to be re-done thereby costing you more money and wasting your time. Hiring professionals also reduces the risks of injury that the individual homeowner could be entertaining by deciding to do the job themselves.
It is also important to consider that, just like in other professions there are tools of trade that only professionals in the HVAC field have. While some of these tools could be hired, there is no guarantee that the non-professional will obtain tools that are in the best working condition. In any case, possession of the tools does not mean that the untrained person will know how to use them correctly.
The cooling and heating equipment are important assets in any home and the greatest efforts should be made to make sure that they are always in the best working condition. The safety and long life of these pieces of equipment can never be guaranteed if their repair is to be entrusted to non-professionals.