Is It Too Late for AC Maintenance? No, Never!

July 6th, 2020
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Welp, it’s hot. Summer is officially here and we are experiencing the hammering of heat that we expect in the Valley. This is when you appreciate having a reliable central air conditioning system in your home. Let’s face it, most of the Phoenix area would never have become so densely settled without the invention of affordable central ACs for homes and businesses.

But wait … is your home’s central air conditioning system reliable? Did you remember to schedule maintenance for it in the spring? If you did, great! You can expect few troubles during the season with your AC. If you didn’t, there’re two things we don’t want you to do:

  1. Panic.
  2. Decide it’s too late and wait for maintenance next year.

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The Refrigerant Leak: Why It’s Bad News for Your AC

June 22nd, 2020
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You probably know that refrigerant is an important part of how your central air conditioner keeps your home cooled down during a roasting Arizona summer. If you don’t know more about it, that’s fine—not everyone can be an expert on refrigerant systems. That’s why you have professionals like us around. We’re here to see you have expert service for your cooling system when you need it. We offer 24/7 emergency air conditioning repair in Tempe, AZ, and throughout the Phoenix Metropolitan Area from NATE-certified technicians.

However, we would like to share some information about refrigerant because understanding refrigerant leaks will help you know why calling for repairs ASAP is essential. Fixing refrigerant leaks is an easy job for us—and the consequences of letting leaks go without repairs are often catastrophic.

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Why Is My AC Making That Strange Sound?

June 8th, 2020
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Your air conditioner has a few built-in ways to tell you that it needs help. We don’t yet have air conditioning systems designed with complex artificial intelligence that can self-diagnose issues, alert their owners to the problem, and even contact a skilled contractor to fix the problem—although that may be in the future. For the moment, the warnings you’ll have to watch for will come in ways such as that odd noise you’re hearing right now.

Yeah, what does that noise mean? If we narrow down what the noise is first, we can help you find the answer. Below are some of the most common warning sounds that come from air conditioning systems and what they may mean. If you realize—or even suspect—that you need to have air conditioning repair in Scottsdale, AZ, because of these noises you can reach our technicians any time of the day or night to help you out.

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Keep Cool With These Money-Saving Tips!

May 25th, 2020
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While the summer is making way for the winter, Arizona residents cannot expect to see very cold temperatures. You will still likely need to keep using your AC to keep cool during the day. However, that does not mean you have to spend too much on high utility bills.

It is the perfect time for you to learn about the ways you can boost your AC’s efficiency. When you keep your air conditioner in ideal condition, it does not have to work too hard, and you can save a lot on utility bills and repairs. Learn about the cool money-saving tips that can minimize your utility bills. As always, if you require any AC services in Glendale, AZ, you can get in touch with us.

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Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Wait to Schedule Your AC Repairs

May 8th, 2020
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The last thing anybody needs during the hot Arizona summers is to turn on their air conditioner only to find that it isn’t working. We are well past the hottest months of the year, but it will not be long before summer’s hottest days are upon us, and winter will feel like a distant memory.

If there is anything wrong with your AC, you should never delay scheduling your AC repairs. You might feel tempted to hold off on the repairs right now because it is not quite as hot anymore. However, it is the ideal time to call us for AC services in Glendale, AZ, to take care of your unit. Otherwise, you can forget about the repairs until it is too late.

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Is It Time for a New Air Conditioner?

April 27th, 2020
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When you are a homeowner, you have many tough calls to make when it comes to investing in your household. It is a big responsibility, and you try to cut down costs wherever you can. However, one of the biggest challenges is deciding when to replace that old HVAC system you have had since you moved to your house.

You might have to schedule regular repairs for your AC because something always goes wrong. Have you ever considered that you might want to schedule services for AC replacement in Glendale, AZ, instead?

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Call for AC Repairs if You Notice These Tell-Tale Signs of Trouble

April 13th, 2020

If you live in Glendale, AZ, you know how much of a blessing air conditioners can be. They can keep you cool and calm when you are indoors, even under the hottest Arizona sun. However, things can quickly take a turn for the worse if your AC stops working. All that protection from the heat you get is gone, and your home can become an oven.

Homeowners often tend to miss the signs that their ACs need repairs. We advise looking out for signs to see if your AC is working properly. If you notice any issues, you should call us immediately for AC repair in Glendale, AZ. We can sort out the problem for you.

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Stop Here to Learn More About Your Cooling Options!

March 30th, 2020
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Here in Arizona, everybody knows the importance of having the best possible cooling system. If you have had the same AC unit in your home since you moved in, you might not be too thrilled when the time comes to replace it. Investing in an AC system is a big decision because it is a costly investment.

If you’re replacing the AC after a long time, you should know that there are a lot more options you can choose for a cooling system than you might know. We will give you a quick overview of the different types of cooling systems you can install at home. As always, you can always schedule our HVAC services in Glendale, AZ, if you need any help with your cooling system.

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The Coronavirus and Our Promise to You

March 18th, 2020

We know that readers usually come to our blog for informative and educational posts about the systems and services that we offer. However, as is the case across the country and the globe right now, there is one topic at the forefront of our minds. That is COVID-19, or the Coronavirus. 

We understand that homeowners everywhere are exercising extreme caution when it comes to mitigating the chance of exposure to this virus in their homes. Trust us, we are doing the same in ours. And we promise you that every member of our team will take these same precautions when working in your home and on your property. 

If you have an appointment scheduled with Cool Touch, rest assured that we’ll continue to provide you with the exceptional service that you deserve in this uncertain and trying time, and that we’ll do so while making your health and safety our top priority. 

Our entire staff is well aware that prevention starts at their homes, that it continues in the workplace, and that it extends into the residences of our valued clients. They have the information and supplies that they need to do their jobs while protecting both themselves and the clients that they serve.

If you have any questions or concerns about your upcoming appointment, or if you are thinking about booking an appointment but want to know more about our specific preventative measures, please do not hesitate to contact a member of our team.

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Should I Install a Ducted or Ductless Heat Pump?

March 16th, 2020
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Is it finally time that you decided you need a new heating and cooling system at home? You might be surprised at how many options are available in the market. Unless you are an experienced professional, you might not know what the differences are.

Ducted and ductless heat pumps are two of the most popular HVAC systems homeowners are installing in their homes in Glendale, AZ. We often get a lot of questions from our customers about which one is better for their homes. While many people schedule our services for ductless heating in Glendale, AZ, we try to be impartial towards our preferences.

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