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Air Conditioner Services in Ephrata, PA

A hot, humid Ephrata summer isn’t something you want to endure without an air conditioner in top condition to cool you off and keep the moisture to a reasonable level. Whether your current air conditioner is showing its age, has broken down and needs to be replaced, or just needs a bit of professional care to maintain peak efficiency and identify problems before the hot season, it’s important to have a skilled team on your side.

The Witmer Company offers our customers a full selection of home services, including air conditioner repairs, replacements, new installations, maintenance, and more. For over 80 years, we’ve provided Pennsylvania residents with reliable plumbing, heating, and air conditioner services, and we look forward to maintaining our reputation for many more years to come.

Are you having a problem with your air conditioner? Call The Witmer Company today at 717-288-7163 or contact us online to schedule air conditioner services in Ephrata!

AC Repair Services in Ephrata

Regardless of the severity of your problem, you can trust our team to tackle any AC repair job in Ephrata. Our certified experts regularly handle all common (and uncommon) AC repair services, including:

  • Startup failures
  • Poor cooling performance or humidity control
  • Restricted or inadequate airflow
  • Frozen evaporator coil or refrigerant lines
  • Water leaks
  • Refrigerant leaks
  • Low refrigerant levels or pressures
  • Unusual noises, vibrations, or smells
  • Blower motor, fan, or compressor failures
  • Start capacitor or relay failures

By using the latest diagnostic tools, we can resolve your problems quickly and thoroughly. With our 24-hour emergency AC repair services, you can rest assured that any AC problems you may have will be resolved as quickly as possible.

If you need scheduled or emergency repairs in Ephrata or the surrounding area, contact our HVAC professionals today!

Ephrata AC Replacement Services

Are you thinking about an upgrade for your AC, or are you forced into one by a system failure? The team at The Witmer Company can help you assess your options and choose the right system after taking into account your home, your goals, and your budget.

We’ll handle every aspect of your AC replacement in Ephrata, with a simple, reliable approach:

  • Removing the old AC equipment
  • Calculating cooling loads
  • Choosing an AC unit with the appropriate capacity and features
  • Installing the condenser, evaporator, air handler, and accessories
  • Testing the performance and efficiency of the system

Our services are always quick and efficient, and our team will always make certain your system is functioning and satisfactory before leaving your home.

Contact us online today to request a quote or to schedule AC replacement now!

AC Installation Services in Ephrata

Moving into a new home or renovating an existing property without air conditioning? Our team can help you figure out the best way to move forward with a new air conditioner, considering your unique constraints, preferences, and budget. We’ll consider factors such as efficiency, the size of your home, existing ductwork, space for a central or packaged unit, and more. We’ll be sure to match your home needs perfectly with the right product to keep your costs down and minimize the risk that you’ll need repairs or adjustments later.

Ready to install your new air conditioner? Contact The Witmer Company by giving us a call at 717-288-7163.

AC Maintenance for Ephrata Homeowners

Regular professional maintenance is critical if you want your air conditioner to run at peak efficiency, avoid expensive repairs, and keep it going for its full life span. At The Witmer Company, we recommend at least two service visits a year, in the spring and the fall, due to how often residents tend to use their AC units. Our team can service any type or brand of air conditioner or related equipment, including air conditioners, central units, packaged systems, heat pumps, mini-splits, etc.

For a regular AC maintenance visit, our technicians typically proceed by:

  • Replacing the air filter and cleaning the air handler
  • Adjusting the blower fan belt
  • Lubricating blower motor bearings and pulleys
  • Balancing return and supply airflow
  • Inspecting electrical wires, contacts, and terminals
  • Testing safety systems
  • Cleaning the evaporator coil, condenser coil, and condensate drain
  • Testing the start capacitor and relay
  • Measuring compressor, blower motor, and condenser fan current

Maintaining your air conditioner will cut your costs, improve home comfort, and minimize your risk of parts failures.

Contact us today to find out more about AC maintenance services for your home in Ephrata or the surrounding area!

Schedule Air Conditioning Services in Ephrata, PA

Whether you need to schedule maintenance in a few weeks or emergency repairs tonight, our team at The Witmer Company is ready to hear about your air conditioning problems and offer proper solutions.

Set up an appointment for AC services in Ephrata, and contact our experts at 717-288-7163 today!

Air Conditioning FAQs

How often should heat pumps be maintained?

Because you use heat pumps for heating as well as cooling, they may need more maintenance than your other HVAC systems — assuming you’re using your heat pump heavily across more seasons of the year than you would an air conditioner or a furnace. If you normally have your systems serviced before the intense seasons of the year, having your heat pump serviced during each visit makes sense. If you normally do everything at once, an additional visit for your heat pump may be necessary.

Do I need AC repair or replacement?

You should consider the value of the investment in the long term; will your repairs today keep your system running in good condition for long enough to be worth the expenditure? Is your system so old or outdated that keeping it running is expensive, either due to lost efficiency or frequent repairs? Do you want to take advantage of newer technology for energy efficiency or for environmental reasons, or change to something different like ductless mini-splits? Any of these can make replacement the sounder option, even if you don’t strictly need to replace a system just yet.

Is my air conditioner running too much in the summer?

If it’s keeping your home comfortable, without getting too cold and without failing to control the temperature, it’s okay for your air conditioner to run essentially nonstop during the hottest days of the year. Your AC runs more efficiently when it stays on than when it turns on and off constantly; this can happen when your system is too big for your home and ends up wasting electricity and putting more wear and tear on components. Of course, if your system simply isn’t keeping your home cool despite all its work, or shows other problems, running constantly might not be a good thing.

Can I wait to repair my AC system if it’s still running okay?

If you have a problem with your AC unit, the sooner you repair it, the less it’s going to cost you in the long term. Even if your system still keeps your home cool despite having problems, it’s going to be running less efficiently, and it’s going to be more likely to end up with serious damage — don’t wait to schedule AC repair, or you may be stuck needing emergency repairs on hot summer days.

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