What Determines Air Conditioning Service Call Costs?

air conditioner service costsThe headaches of a broken central air conditioning system in your home can only get worse when you gave no idea how much the AC and heating repair costs are going to be.

If nothing more, having a range of repair prices that you can use to budget can make the difference between fixing it today or having to wait another week and another paycheck to get your home air conditioner fixed!

In this HVAC guide, we look at several common repairs that home air conditioners may need. We also provide approximate price ranges charged for fixing the problems, and get some cool air flowing into your home again as quickly as possible.

We also need to stress that the prices listed below are only estimates, based on our knowledge of the parts cost and the street labor rate most commonly charged by contractors at Home Advisor.

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Solar Power Systems

Solar power systems make it possible to produce green, environmentally friendly electric power that could be used to power appliances and devices. Solar power systems are able to assist with powering your house as well as your office. By using the solar energy from the sun, we are able harness direct sunlight and transform that renewable energy directly into a usable source of electricity. In recent times, our solar panel technology has become more advanced, enabling us to take full advantage of the sunlight we receive.

To be able to take advantage of solar energy from sunlight, solar power systems are setup on side of your roof that gets the most direct sunlight. These types of solar panel systems transform the power from the sun’s rays straight into a DC current which can be passed through to the converter. The converter then changes the current from DC to AC.

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Energy Saving Appliance Hacks

Improving the energy efficiency in your home and cutting down on those energy expenses doesn’t always mean you have to buy the latest appliances or gadgets. By simply changing the way you use certain items in your home, you can get much more use out of them and much more value for money at the same time.

Cold Water Washes
Where possible, wash your clothes in cold water. This means that your washing machine does not have to use extra energy to heat the water, and your clothes will still be clean at the end. This may not be as effective for heavily stained clothes or fabrics, but for a regular wash, using cold water is an effective and energy efficient tactic.

High-Efficiency Bulbs
Compact fluorescent lamps (CFL) are the latest innovation in low energy, high-efficiency lighting. Compared to the traditional 60 watt bulbs, CFLs use up to 75% less