Spring Storms Can Mean Trouble for Your A/C

The past few weeks many of us in the metroplex have experienced some sever weather, ranging from high winds to haul, flash floods and tornadoes. We pray that this post finds everyone safe and healthy, but specifically we want to talk about the health of your air conditioning equipment. There are several unintended consequences of severe weather that may go unnoticed or neglected. When weather hits we are all quick to get our roofs inspected or file claims on our vehicles, but what about your outside condenser or heat pump??? High winds can deposit large amounts of debris in the condenser coils, hail can dent, bend and even puncture refrigerant lines and fins and we've even seen one unit a few weeks ago that was completely blown off of its concrete pad. For most damage and repairs are minor, but in some cases we see [...]