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Why is my Air Conditioner Making Noise?

August 16, 2018
Elevated View Of Young Couple Lying In Bed Covering Their Ears With Pillow

Your air conditioning unit will always make some noise when running, and older units are louder than newer ones, so consider the age of your unit before getting too concerned about the noise that it is making. At Air Handlers, we recommend a maintenance inspection at least once a year to inspect the health of…

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Why is my Air Conditioner Blowing Hot Air?

August 10, 2018
Check air conditioner heat or room temperature

What happens when you turn on your air conditioning unit and it blows hot or warm air? There are many reasons this might be happening, but we know it is not acceptable here in Chesapeake, VA. We want to keep you cool at Air Handlers, so here are a few simple things that you can…

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Ductless Maintenance

July 24, 2018
Chesapeake, VA man replaces the filter for his ductless mini-split

A ductless, or mini-split, heating and cooling system is a splendid choice for your home and a worthwhile investment. It offers many benefits, and you can enjoy them all for years to come if you maintain the system on a consistent basis. You definitely want to protect your investment. By not keeping up with the…

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How Do Air Conditioners Work?

July 24, 2018
Air conditioning units outside Chesapeake, VA home

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
central air vent

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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Carbon Monoxide

November 28, 2017
carbon monoxide detector

Now is a good time of year to make sure you have a Carbon Monoxide detector and that the batteries are fresh.  It’s also a good idea to have your heating system checked by a reputable heating and air conditioning company, especially if you have a fuel-fired heater. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention…

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Reasons Why Your Air Conditioner Could Leak Water

August 30, 2016
ac water

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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Heating and Air Conditioning Parts and Labor Warranties

July 11, 2016
system warranties

Most heating and cooling manufacturers offer a 5-year or 10-year limited parts warranty.  Most require you to register your purchase within 60 or 90 days, depending on the manufacturer.  The 10-year manufacturer’s parts warranty is only valid on owner-occupied properties.  This warranty covers the cost of most parts and does not cover labor.  Your installing…

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Winter Home Heating Comfort

December 2, 2013
staying warm in winter

Although winter is a time generally free of outdoor allergens, this season has its own unique harmful breathing conditions to be on the alert for. Homes that rely on hot air furnaces to stay warm often have dry and stagnant air, which can irritate the nose and breathing passages. Dry air can also cause damage…

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Preventing Air Conditioning Water Leaks

July 23, 2013
AC unit outside by some bushes.

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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Air Handlers is a full service heating and air conditioning company. Providing outstanding customer service and HVAC repair, service and installation to Chesapeake, Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Portsmouth, parts of Suffolk.