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In 2019, our city had an estimated population of 140,937. Mesquite, TX is a suburban town situated east of the city of Dallas, right in the heart of the Lone Star State! Mesquite, TX is known as the ‘Rodeo Capital of Texas.’ In 2016, Mesquite got a Playful City, USA designation for the fourth year in a row. The area has been selected as a Tree City, USA by the National Arbor Day Foundation for over 25 years.
The economic future of our charming town is closely tied to fiscal well-being of Dallas and the Fort Worth, but many international businesses provide jobs for community members, financial security, and funds to invest in public services. AT&T, Ashley Furniture, FedEx, OfficeMax, GameStop, United Parcel Service, Sears, and Spectrum all have major production, warehouse, or retail locations in this sweet suburb.
It Is Not Just for TX BBQs!
Mesquite’s long hot, humid summers with temperatures frequently bolt above 90 degrees. There is a reason why a barbecue sauce (with the same moniker) is so spicy! All joking aside, heat can be as dangerous as cold. Vulnerable people risk dehydration, heat exhaustion and heat stroke during the ‘fry an egg on the sidewalk summers’ in Texas.
A reliable air conditioner is vital for both homes and businesses to keep residents and team members healthy, safe, and comfortable. If your air conditioner breaks down, turn to K&S Heating and Air to provide an expert air conditioning repair that is both affordable and friendly.
How Does an AC Unit Work?
Air conditioners contain refrigerants. A fan blows warm air across the evaporator coils. Then, the cold, liquid refrigerant is sent to the coils where they absorb heat from the air. The heat is evaporated into gas.
Afterwards, the air inside is nice and chilly. As a bonus of the air conditioning process lowered the humidity because cool air cannot carry as much moisture as warm air.
The gaseous refrigerant now travels outside your home through a compressor and is transformed into a hotter, higher-pressure gas. This gas passes back through the condenser which turns it back into its liquid state as heat is radiated away. It is cooled down by air flowing across the condenser coil.
What Services Does K&S Offer?
There are many components in an AC unit that could go wrong. K&S Heating and Air offer a high-quality air conditioning repair service as well as a wide range of other amenities.
Air Conditioning Repair Subscriptions
Without regular maintenance chances are that your AC will break down at some point. By signing onto the K&S subscription services with experts performing regular care for your HVAC system will extend its lifespan and reduce the need for recurrent air conditioner repair services.
Frozen Evaporator Coils
There are many reasons an evaporator coil might freeze. These reasons include a dirty air filter, or a dirty evaporator. Other causes attributed to a frozen evaporator coil is due to low refrigerant and a blocked air return grill.
Most of these problems can be prevented if you diligently maintain these coils. An evaporator coil needs plenty of air to flow over it, or it can freeze. If this happens you need to turn the AC unit off and wait until the evaporator coil to thaw. If you do not thaw the coil completely, it might damage the compressor and break your air conditioner.
Contact K&S Heating & Air for annual maintenance. Hiring one of our expert team members ensures the optimal performance of your air conditioning and prevents a number of these problems and the need for any air conditioning repair.
The condenser also needs plenty of air flow to work properly. You need to keep the area around the condenser unit free from plants and weeds or the condenser might be damaged.
Every AC unit needs a certain level of refrigerant within it. Even a tiny leak will reduce the operational effectiveness of your unit. Less refrigerant means less cooling. Low refrigerant levels can cause frost and ice to build up on the evaporator coil.
It can also damage the compressor as it now needs to work harder and could burn out. So, to avoid an expensive air conditioning repair, arrange a visit from a qualified K&S technician. Refrigerants are highly toxic to humans and animals and must be properly disposed of.
Air Conditioning Repair and Service
We at K&S strongly recommend that you have your air conditioner unit frequently serviced and maintained (at least on an annual basis)! This will keep your air conditioner operating at an ideal level, making it more energy efficient which will save you money in the long term.
If the air conditioner is not properly cared for the environmental comfort and air quality in your home will degrade significantly. It will also extend the life of your AC unit.
Ducts and Vents
The annual maintenance includes replacing the air filter, cleaning the air conditioner condenser coil, cleansing the ducts and vents, and many other checks. A regular maintenance with help to avoid an air conditioning repair.
It might seem that we’re nagging you with our urgent tone in suggesting purchasing a yearly, professional service, by one of our highly skilled technicians, but we want to help our clients get the best value for their hard-earned dollars.
K&S Heating and Air – Your Friendly Air Conditioning Repair Company
As a family business, we appreciate your safety concerns in these unsettled times. We want you and our customer to feel safe. To this end, all our technicians undergo comprehensive background checks, drug, and alcohol tests before they are employed by us.
Rest assured that during the coronavirus pandemic our team members will take every precaution to ensure the safety of you and your family. Our technicians follow strict guidelines to prevent the spread of corvid-19 like consistently wearing their masks, social distancing, and staying at home when they feel unwell.
Please give us at K&S Heating and Air a call if you have any air conditioning repair that needs our attention and we will fix it without delay.