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How Do Air Conditioners Work?

July 24, 2018

An air conditioner is a standard appliance in interior comfort. The Energy Information Administration reports that 87% of homes have an AC unit and they account for almost 20% of yearly electricity consumption in the US. At Air Handlers of Chesapeake, VA, we believe that knowledge is power – the more you know about the…

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Air Conditioning Components

June 22, 2018

Aside from the professionals, like ours at Air Handlers, who really thinks about air conditioners and their components? Air conditioners keep your Virginia Beach home or business cool and comfy when the outside temperatures are high, and that’s all you really need to know, right? Well, air conditioners do so much more than just cool,…

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Reasons Why Your Air Conditioner Could Leak Water

August 30, 2016

One common complaint air conditioning companies in the Hampton Roads area get in late summer is water leaking from the indoor unit inside the home. There are a number of reasons why your air conditioning system could be leaking water. The most common problem is that the drain pan is overflowing. Over time, the drain…

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Preventing Air Conditioning Water Leaks

July 23, 2013

One of the most common complaints we get in late summer is water leaking from the air conditioning system.  If your unit is in the attic, this can cause a great deal of damage and aggravation. Drain lines clog up from dust and other matter that get into the AC System, as well as fungal…

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